In all environments, we acquire process and interpret surveys that provide our clients with a comprehensive understanding of their subsurface targets and geological settings. We deliver our unique expertise in geoscience technology and project management through our three complementary business activities: Equipment, Acquisition and GGR (Geology, Geophysics & Reservoir).
CGG’s consulting services offer comprehensive geoscience knowledge and provide our clients with valuable insight into all aspects of natural resource exploration and development, from basin prospectivity to reservoir modeling and economic analysis.
Our own Unique blend of Technology, Science and Creative Thinking
We use a unique combination of pioneering proprietary software, visualization applications and high performance CPU & GPU computing capabilities. Our scientific teams collaborate with customers, through the analysis, enhancement and creative problem solving of complex data. Together we produce tailored products and customized solutions in pursuit of providing a deeper understanding of the Earth’s subsurface structures for exploration, production and optimization of oil and gas reservoirs.
Become Part of our Team
We are looking for enthusiastic and talented individuals to join our European Computing centre, based in the South-East of England, operating across a diverse global market, with high profile European and International customers.
The purpose of this role will be to provide, a high level of strategic and operational support. Requiring a deep technical understanding of High-Performance Computing (both compute and storage). In order to deliver cost effective solutions, it is essential that you are capable of working closely with the appropriate business owners and technical community.
Using your skills in an applied environment, you will play an active role in the provisioning, development, installation and configuration, operation and maintenance of specialist computing infrastructure as well as providing technical support to users.
Key Skills & Competencies
Design HPC architectures (compute or storage components), in collaboration with the IT Operations and SI sourcing team.
To act as a high-level expert who can deal with escalated various HPC issues.
Perform benchmarks (to select suitable vendors and products).
Capture and share best-practice knowledge amongst our STC operations teams.
Ensure optimal deployment of production solutions.
Collaborate with our compute and storage vendors.
Promote a high-tech image for CGG.
Educated to a Bachelor’s, Master’s or PHD degree level in any of the following disciplines;
Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems or related computing subjects
We need a strong scientific background, and capabilities of developing a good understanding of the seismic processing business, along with:
Extensive expertise in HPC compute and storage, in both hardware (CPUs, accelerators, interconnects, storage, etc.) and software (Linux components, HPC tools and parallel file systems).
Proven experience in fixing operational issues for large-scale HPC infrastructures.
Experience using and adapting to new technologies.
Experience communicating effectively across internal and external organizations.
Experience of Openstack technologies would be desirable
We recognise the importance of work life balance for our employees, which is supported through our flexible working and relaxed dress code policies.
We recognise and actively support the wellbeing of our staff through many different initiatives;
Promoting active lifestyles
Onsite Social Games area which provide downtime through the working day
Our restaurant, offering great food and a highly effective social and work space
Regular social club events, spontaneous reward events throughout the year
Many discounts schemes, including Gym membership and a cycle purchase scheme
We encourage and actively support a strong sense of community, through volunteering and various company initiatives, as well as a strong company commitment to protecting our environment through sustainable solutions, energy saving and waste reduction enterprises.