Senior or Principal Marine Geoscientist/Geophysicist

Job title: Senior or Principal Marine Geoscientist/Geophysicist

Company: Anglo Technical Recruitment

Job description: Job description

Our client is a major design, engineering and project management consultancy who has been rapidly growing within various sectors. They have a great opportunity in their UK team for an ambitious Marine Geoscientist, Energy Geoscientist or Marine Geophysicist to join their experienced and dynamic team, to help deliver a range of projects, primarily in the offshore renewables sector. This role is located in Epsom, London or Glasgow.

Your day-to-day role may include the following activities:

– Acting as Technical Lead and checker for Marine Geoscience, Offshore Ground Modelling and Marine Geophysics related projects.

– Leading the integration of marine geoscience datasets (e.g., bathymetry, seismic reflection data, geotechnical data, etc.) for the development of ground models.

– Leading the interpretation of seismic reflection survey data (SBP, SUHRS and MUHRS).

– Loading and QC of offshore geophysical survey data.

– Interpretation of borehole, CPT and vibrocore data.

– Geohazard Identification and Evaluation.

– Ground model reporting.

– GIS based analysis of geophysical, geospatial and geotechnical data and data management.

– Mentoring of junior team members in marine geoscience and offshore ground modelling workflows.


The successful applicant will be a Marine Geoscientist or Marine Geophysicist with a proven track record and with between five- and ten-years’ post-graduate industry and/or academic experience.

Candidates should have:

– A strong academic background with a relevant degree (ideally MSc or equivalent) with geophysics and marine geoscience content.

– Strong applied background and experience in Marine Geology, Geoscience and/or Geophysics.

– Experience of acting as a Marine Geoscientist or Marine Geoscientist in a related field, such as offshore renewables, offshore geophysical survey, research or O&G.

– Understanding of offshore geophysical data types including sidescan sonar, magnetometer, sub-bottom profiler and ultra-high resolution seismic.

– Ability to interpret shallow seismic reflection data, including seismic facies analysis and sequence stratigraphy. Willingness to mentor junior staff members in seismic interpretation workflows.

– Experience of working as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

– Strong ability to assess complex geological problems and understanding of Quaternary regional geological processes.

– Strong ability to communicate the rationale for interpretations.

– Understanding of the integration and interpretation of CPT, borehole and vibrocore data into geological ground models.

– Excellent interpersonal and technical skills and the ability to work independently or as part of a team on offshore 3D ground modelling projects.

– Experience in the use of seismic interpretation software.

– Excellent report writing skills with the ability to self-check and produce accurate work.

The following qualities are desirable:

– Doctoral degree or equivalent experience is an advantage.

– Experience or academic background in the geology of glaciated terrains and glacial depositional environments.

– Experience in the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software (ArcGIS, QGIS or similar).

– Working towards chartership with the Geological Society of London (GSL).

– Experience in the use of IHS Kingdom or DUG Insight software.

– Experience of planning, scoping and specification of marine geophysical and/or geotechnical site investigations.

– Experience in carrying out offshore geophysical and geotechnical surveys.

Expected salary:

Location: United Kingdom

Job date: Wed, 28 Feb 2024 23:49:32 GMT

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