Sugar Land – United States

Job Title  Geophysicist

Location Interpretation Engineering, Houston Formation Evaluation

Status Full-Time

Job Description and Responsibilities

At Houston Formation Evaluation Technology Center, Sugar Land, TX, the geophysics discipline in the interpretation engineering department is seeking applicants for a Geophysicist in engineering and applied research projects. The Geophysicist is expected to contribute the implementation of new processing solutions of borehole seismic and passive seismic into the SLB and customer business using sensing technology including distributed acoustic sensing (DAS). The successful candidate will take following responsibilities:

  • Perform feasibility study, construction, and testing of the new algorithm and workflow for borehole seismic and/or passive seismic processing.
  • Publish and present the newly developed technologies to internal and external communities, including patent filings.
  • Provide technical support for internal and external users as a subject matter expert.


  • Ph.D. or M.S. degree in exploration geophysics, seismology, applied mathematics, or related fields with minimum 3 years direct experience
  • Research/development experience of new processing technology (signal processing, inversion problem, forward modeling, data analytics, machine learning) in exploration geophysics and/or seismology.
  • Proficient to any of the coding languages.
  • Previous experience in DAS and/or multi-component (three-component) sensors are plus.

How to Apply

Applicants are asked to submit an online application under Technology on Please also submit a brief letter of intent and resume to, with the reference “HFE IE Geophysicist Position” in the email title.

About Schlumberger

SLB is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran or military status, pregnancy (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), marital status, or other characteristics protected by law. We are an “Equal Opportunity Employer”. 

We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation / modification to the known physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability to assist in the hiring process, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local law. If you believe you require such assistance to complete this form or to participate in the interview process, please contact to request assistance. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to.

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