Seismic Imaging Analyst

  • Houston, TX, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

CGG is a pioneering Technology company providing fully integrated Geoscience services within the global Energy sector. We deliver a unique range of technologies, services, and equipment designed to understand and address the world’s complex natural resource, environmental, and infrastructure challenges.

Job Description

Start your career with a recognized leader in geoscience technology and solutions. With CGG’s Subsurface Imaging team, you will be trained to use knowledge of seismic data acquisition, wavelet processing, and velocity modeling to generate accurate 3D images of the earth’s subsurface to help oil companies minimize drilling risks and improve the efficiency of oil and gas exploration. You will learn to experiment with various mathematical and geophysical concepts using state-of-the-art geoscience technology and software and high-performance computing applications to ensure a high-quality product.

Working as part of a team of Seismic Imaging Analysts and Seismic Imagers, emphasis will be on managing day-to-day operations of challenging projects, providing data analysis and optimal quality control, identifying problems, and defining ideal solutions. Our Imaging personnel also work closely with our Research and Software Development staff to develop new techniques and tools and collaborate with them to publish information about emerging technologies.

Using advanced modeling techniques and cutting-edge data visualization tools, Seismic lmaging Analysts create and update seismic velocity models that closely represent subsurface geology. In addition to learning and applying advanced geophysical concepts, you will also have the opportunity to learn and develop expertise in geology and structural horizon interpretation. 


Must have current U.S. work authorization or qualify for sponsorship. 



  • PhD or Master’s in Geophysics, Physics, Electrical/Mechanical Engineering, Applied Mathematics, or other related technical or engineering discipline
  • Strong mathematical and problem-solving skills
  • Innovative mindset
  • Highly motivated and eager to learn
  • Collaborative team player
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong communication, organizational, and presentation skills
  • Experience with a UNIX environment preferred


Additional Information

Why work at CGG?

  • Highly intelligent and motivated coworkers who are industry leaders in geoscience technology and subsurface imaging
  • Energetic and challenging-yet-fun work environment, full of imaging problems to be solved and technologies to be developed
  • Excellent training and mentorship programs
  • Hybrid work environment
  • Competitive compensation with a monthly, performance-based bonus program
  • Full health benefits and generous 401(k) employer-matching
  • Onsite gym, fully stocked break rooms, table tennis and billiards tables, plus free catered lunches multiple times per week
  • We take care of our biggest asset – our people!
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