Geoscientist - Seismic Processor


Bengaluru, KA, IN

Company:  ExxonMobil

Job Role Summary


We are looking to hire dynamic, creative, and resourceful candidates for ExxonMobil’s Bengaluru, India location to work on challenging geophysics problems in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team located in Houston, USA.  Candidates will conduct applied seismic processing work with real seismic data and will utilize different types of software for geophysics problem-solving.



• Contribute to all stages of seismic processing including data conditioning, noise suppression, data enhancement, velocity analysis, and imaging.
• Conduct analysis, recognize issues, support the formulation of new and innovative workflows and methods to resolve problems, and ensure optimal quality of results.
• Execute projects to completion, including working with different ExxonMobil groups to define project objectives and plan and design projects to meet business and technical requirements.
• Work with computational scientists, engineers, and geoscientists to test, deliver and support various geophysics computational tools, models, algorithms, and software.



  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree with minimum 7.0 GPA or equivalent from a recognized university in Geophysics, Geology, Electrical Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Computer Engineering, Biomedical Signal Processing or Physics. 
  • Minimum of 3 years’ of hands-on industry experience in seismic processing (2-D/3-D) in support of upstream oil & gas operations
  • Proficiency in English
  • Knowledge of seismic acquisition, wave propagation, digital signal processing, numerical modeling, finite difference methods, and optimization will be an advantage
  • Thorough understanding of signal analysis methods
  • Experience with high performance computing environment is preferred
  • Strong computational and algorithmic knowledge will be an advantage
  • Willing to travel internationally including offshore, based on business needs