Job Opening

Seismologist / Developer

International Seismological Centre

Posted: 11/09/2020

Open Until: 12/06/2020

SEISMOLOGIST / DEVELOPER

Start Date: January-February 2021

Application Deadline: 6th December 2020, but we shall consider applications as they arrive until the post is filled

Benefits: £33-36K per annum gross, 5 weeks paid annual leave initially, attending an international conference annually

Location: Thatcham, Berkshire, U.K.

Term: 3 years with a strong possibility of continuation

Employer description: International Seismological Centre (ISC) is a charitable incorporated organization, collecting and analysing earthquake parameters for distribution worldwide.

Job description: Developing and maintaining the ISC web-services and advancing the ISC operations with waveform processing.

Job requirements: We are looking for a graduate in Geophysics or a related discipline with experience in seismic waveform processing tools such as SAC, ObsPy, Seismic Handler, SeisComP or Geotool. Familiarity with waveform retrieval tools will be useful.
The successful candidate will ideally have skills in developing dynamic webpages and interactive seismological tools. Knowledge of javascript, perl, python, C, php and GMT is important. Knowledge of relational databases would also be an advantage.
The successful candidate is expected to work as part of the team, communicating with colleagues and wider scientific community.

To apply: please send your CV, a covering letter explaining your knowledge and experiences relevant to this job vacancy, and the names and e-mail addresses of two referees to admin@isc.ac.uk . Applications not answering this requirement will not be considered.

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