Job: Acquisition Geophysicist

OptiSeis Solutions Ltd. – Calgary, AB, Contact: Andrea Crook, andrea.crook@optiseis.com
Full-time, Permanent or Full-time, Contract – Remote – 40 hours/week

The Company
OptiSeis Solutions Ltd. is a leading-edge geophysical acquisition design & software company that provides innovative seismic survey designs utilizing the latest cutting-edge field technology, incorporating detailed GIS information, and optimizing for advanced processing and quantitative interpretation techniques. Our interactive software (OptiSeis & OptiVis) provides clients with the tools they need to rapidly assess multiple survey designs, optimize the location of stations, and track field productivity to acquire the highest quality and most cost-effective seismic data.

Position Overview
As an Acquisition Geophysicist, you will work closely with our team of geoscientists and software developers to design and execute seismic acquisition programs both within Canada and internationally. In this role, you will engage with clients to solve technical challenges related to subsurface seismic imaging and will also have the opportunity to participate in seismic acquisition software development.

Responsibilities
• Designing seismic acquisition programs
• Conducting seismic acquisition tests
• Executing seismic acquisition field programs
• Writing and updating seismic design documentation
• Writing and presenting seismic acquisition papers at local and international conferences
• Participate in seismic acquisition software development

Skills & Experience
• Bachelor’s or higher degree in Geophysics or Physics
• 5+ years experience in seismic exploration (acquisition and/or processing)
• Ability to prioritize and manage work on critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
• Methodical, analytical, and strong organization and time management skills
• Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

Bonus Qualifications
• Knowledge of GIS, Seismic Processing, or Quantitative Interpretation
• Experience with Seismic Acquisition field operations or software development
• Have successfully worked remotely for more than two years

Benefits
• Competitive salaries with regular compensation reviews
• Eligible for bonuses and annual salary increases
• Flexible work hours
• Benefits & HCSA with a progressive ‘Employee Assistance Program’ through Canada Life that provides virtual access to doctors, therapists, and dietitians

Equal Opportunity Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

Successful candidate is required to reside in and be eligible to work in Canada