Java/JavaScript Software Developer

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere


Company Description

CGG is a global technology and HPC leader that provides data, products, services and solutions in Earth science, data science, sensing and monitoring. We combine human ingenuity, data and new technology to understand and solve digital, energy transition, natural resource, environmental and infrastructure challenges for a more sustainable future.

Our expertise, specialized HPC and digital technologies support advanced and secure cloud-based workflows, expert geoscience data transformation and AI, machine learning and data science services. Today, our HPC supports over 700 users with 300 petaflops of compute power.

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Java/JavaScript Software Developer to join our Software Team! 

Reporting to the Software Supervisor, you will be responsible and accountable for developing, implementing, testing, and supporting new services and software to improve our visualization and productivity tools.

In the context of supporting our transformation to be cloud-ready and developing our software suite, the Web Interactive Team is looking for an experienced Java/JavaScript Developer to reinforce our expertise, knowledge, and support the increasing demand for web visualization tools.

Principle Accountabilities

•    Development of Backend services to access, process dataset and information.
•    Development of Web Frontend visualizations & productivity tools.
•    Development of new software and tools using modern technologies both for long term projects and architecture improvements.
•    Creating and managing CI/CD pipelines to build, test and deploy services and applications.
•    Transforming software services to be cloud ready.
•    Participation in design discussions with other teams across CGG.
•    Support critical production tools.


Master’s degree or higher in Computer Science, or Software Engineering or another field with a programming emphasis, or relevant work experience (5/10 years of successful software experience).

Skills and Experience:

Passion for coding, analyzing, and solving technical challenges. Passion for innovation and new technologies.

  • Analytical and problem-solving skills with a great attention to detail.
  • Innovative and creative mindset
  • Highly motivated and eager to learn.
  • Ability to define and manage project deadlines.
  • Ability to balance workloads across a wide variety of projects.
  • Knowledge of software development best practices and the software development lifecycle
  • Effective team working skills, in a Scrum / Agile and international context
  • Knowledge in Machine learning, HPC or mathematics / physics are a plus
  • Familiarity with the following technical stack:
    • Back-end: Java, Spring Boot, Maven, Node.js, Kafka (a plus)
    • Front-end: JavaScript, HTML5/CSS, React, TypeScript, Plotly, Three.js (a plus)
    • DevOps/Tools: Git, GitLab, IntelliJ, Docker, Jenkins, Linux, JIRA, Grafana (a plus)
  • Typical background:
    • Solid software engineering skills.
    • Services-oriented.
    • Understanding of geoscience concepts and visualizations.

Additional Information

Why work at CGG?

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Highly attractive bonus scheme
  • Initial 22 days annual leave with future increases, complemented by a flexible buying and selling holiday program
  • Company pension with generous employer contribution
  • Wellbeing Unmind app – puts you in control of your mental health
  • A flexible benefits platform with numerous discount schemes – gym membership, restaurants, cinema tickets, and much more!
  • Cycle purchase scheme
  • Flexible Private Medical & Dental care programmes
  • Sponsorship of visas/comprehensive relocation packages

We are Flexible

  • Flexible Working – through our hybrid working scheme, we offer a flexible blend of home and office working
  • Bank Holiday Swap – our holiday swap program allows you to change it for another day of your choice!
  • Buy & Sell Holiday Programme – you can buy extra holiday, sell unused holiday or even save it up!
  • Relaxed dress code policy

We Care about the Environment

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.


We see things differently. Diversity fuels our innovation, we value the unique ways in which we differ, and we are committed to equal employment opportunities for all professionals.

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