Scientist / Senior Scientist R&D

Scientist / Senior Scientist R&D

We seek a scientist for our R&D group with experience in digital signal processing. The main focus of the position is the innovation, development and maintenance of data processing algorithms applied to electromagnetic (EM) geophysics. You will be working on a comprehensive processing chain where recorded raw data is prepared for input to advanced subsurface imaging algorithms. The work is performed in close collaboration with our experts working on source and receiver hardware development as well as imaging R&D team.

We offer stimulating scientific challenges, and the possibility for a career in a technology focused industry. You will be member of our dedicated team that develops a world-leading EM geophysics software platform.

The right candidate must be able to work efficiently both in independent and collaborative modes to deliver high quality results. Through this position, the candidate will acquire in-depth understanding and experience in the domains of technical problems addressed.
We invite applications from both junior and experienced candidates.

Roles and responsibilities

•Perform research and development of new and advanced methods for signal processing and noise suppression with applications for marine electromagnetics
•Combine theoretical work on numerical algorithms with practical integration into an in-house processing platform encompassing all stages from low-level electronics to high-performance computing applications
•Interact with internal user groups in different departments where professionals focus on hardware development, field data acquisition, as well as exploration and interpretation
•Follow the current state-of-the-art in international research for relevant disciplines
•Participate at international conferences and contribute to scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals
•Depending on experience level, the right candidate may also be given responsibility for project management and scientific supervision of younger colleagues


•Education: Preferably PhD degree within a relevant discipline (e.g. physics, electronics / electrical engineering), alternatively MSc degree in combination with extensive R&D experience
•Experience with Linux and numerical programming using e.g. C/C++, Python, Fortran

Personal skills

•Team player with strong professional integrity and good interpersonal skills
•Effective communication skills in English
•Problem-solving skills and endurance to tackle technically challenging problems
•Work efficiently in prototyping and testing of numerical schemes

Relevant locations

•EMGS headquarter office in Trondheim – Norway

We offer

•A creative and multicultural working environment where technical expertise and teamwork is highly valued
•A competitive compensation package
•Flexible working hours
•Relevant training
•Influence to define your research focus
•Scientific career path
•Work that combines advanced scientific methods and professional software development
•Opportunities for personal and professional development

Please apply via our website http://www.emgs.com/careers/

EMGS guarantees confidentiality for all candidates.

Application deadline: 24 June 2018

Om arbeidsgiveren

EMGS is the global market leader in a young and dynamic industry. We use our proprietary electromagnetic (EM) technology to support oil and gas companies in their search for offshore hydrocarbons. EMGS has conducted more than 750 surveys to improve drilling success rates across the world's mature and frontier offshore basins. We operate worldwide with main offices in Trondheim and Oslo, Norway; Houston, USA; and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

STIKLESTADVEIEN 1, 7041 Trondheim
Olje og gass,
Forskning, utdanning og vitenskap,
Ingeniør / Elektroingeniør


PhD, R&D, Linux, Python, Fortran

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Jan Petter Morten
R&D Manager
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