Scientist Physics (Senior - Advisor)

Houston, Texas
Mar 01, 2024
Mar 07, 2024
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
We are looking for the right people - people who want to innovate, achieve, grow, and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. We foster a work environment that's inclusive as well as diverse, where our people can be themselves. Experience the challenges, rewards, and opportunity of working for one of the world's largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.

Senior/Principal Scientist- The Signal Processing COE is Looking for You
Halliburton invites qualified candidates to apply for an R&D Scientist role with the Signal Processing Center of Excellence (COE) in Houston. We are looking for the right people - people who want to innovate, achieve, grow, and lead. Experience the challenges, rewards, and opportunities of working for one of the world's largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry. This position provides an opportunity to participate in a strategic research and development program shaping the industry's future technology. The Signal Processing CoE at Halliburton encourages a culture of continued learning, inventing, and innovating by bringing together a diverse group of top-notch scientists and engineers. Our goal is to continuously grow the group's core research expertise in the areas of signal and imaging processing, telemetry, modeling and inversion, high-performance computing, and AI-assisted data analytics to maximize the efficiency and values of the data and to ensure the long-term success of Halliburton.

  • Conduct research and development on acoustic logging tools for well integrity evaluation, reservoir monitoring, or formation evaluation.
  • Development of acoustic array processing algorithms.
  • Numerical modeling of transducer responses and wave propagations in a borehole environment.
  • Development of software/packages for acoustic signal processing and borehole acoustic simulations, including related multi-physics.
  • Development of AI/machine learning applications and products on acoustic downhole logs.
  • Collaborating with team members and providing necessary support for technology transfer.
  • Publishing results in patent applications, technical journals, and conferences.

Required Education and Skills
  • A Ph.D. (or equivalent qualification) in Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, Geophysics, or related background preferred.
  • Skills typically acquired through the completion of an undergraduate degree in Science, Engineering or similar discipline.
  • 4+ years of experience as an academic or industrial technical contributor with established records.
  • Demonstrated experience or knowledge in acoustics or geophysical signal processing (seismic, distributed fiber sensing, ground penetrating radar, remote sensing).
  • Previous experience with the development of acoustic surveying/downhole logging tools and technology is highly desirable.
  • Possess skills in numerical analysis and coding in Matlab and Python. Experience with C/C++ is highly preferred.
  • Experience in high-performance computing (CPU and GPU parallelization) is a plus.
  • Demonstrated ability to conceive of and develop creative/innovative technology.
  • Demonstrated teamwork, strong communication skills, and collaboration in complex projects.

Candidates having qualification that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for higher-level roles given (1) their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and/or (3) business needs. Depending on education, experience and skill level, a variety of job opportunities might be available from the Senior Scientist Physics, Principal Scientist Physics, up to the Advisor Scientist Physics Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, sex/gender, sexual preference/ orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, national origin, or any other status protected by law or regulation.

3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E., Houston, Texas, 77032, United States

Job Details
Requisition Number: 182238
Experience Level: Experienced Hire
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology
Product Service Line: Wireline and Perforating
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time
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