Position for consultancy oceanographer at Fugro in Houston

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Position for consultancy oceanographer at Fugro in Houston

#1 Post by rafaelschiller » Tue Nov 20, 2018 8:57 pm

The metocean group of Fugro has an opening for a consultancy oceanographer at the Houston office. Details below and application through the link:


About Fugro
Fugro is the world's leading, independent provider of geo-intelligence and asset integrity solutions for large constructions, infrastructure and natural resources. We provide the technical data and information required to design, construct and maintain structures and infrastructure in a safe, reliable and efficient manner. Working around the globe, predominantly in energy and infrastructure markets, we employ approximately 10,000 employees in 65 countries. Across the globe, we provide the people, equipment, expertise and technology that support the exploration, development, production and distribution of the world's natural resources and the development of buildings and infrastructure, even in the most challenging and remote areas.

Roles and Responsibilities
• Conducting metocean consultancy studies to support Industry requirements.
• Processing and analyzing a variety of data from measurements and numerical model hindcasts.
• Undertaking detailed statistical analyses of datasets.
• Deriving metocean criteria.
• Report preparation and writing.
• Project management.
• Client liaison.
• Helping to develop new markets for our services.

• A degree in oceanography (major in ocean physics), meteorology or ocean engineering is essential.
• A MSc or PhD title is desirable.

• Knowledge of oceanic and atmospheric physics.
• Knowledge of statistical analyses of metocean parameters.
• Experience to use and write programing scripts in Matlab and Python. Being familiar with Linux is a plus.
• Experience in numerical modeling for hindcast and forecast applications, including data assimilation, is desirable.

Our Contribution to You (Growth Opportunity)
At Fugro, we focus on helping our employees at every level of their career identify and use their strengths to contribute their best every day. From entry-level team members to senior leaders, we believe there is always room to grow knowledge and experiences. We support our employees by offering opportunities to sharpen their skills through on the job learning experiences to formal internal and external development programs.

At Fugro, we value people and offer a broad range of benefits which include, but are not limited to:
• A choice of Medical, Dental and Vision Plans.
• Basic Group Life and AD&D Insurance.
• Short-term and Long-term Disability.
• A broad range of voluntary benefits.
• An employer matched, 100% vested 401(k) Plan.

Additional Details
This job specification should not be construed to imply that these requirements are the exclusive standards of the position. Incumbent will follow any other instructions, and perform any other related duties, as may be required by the supervisor.
Fugro is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service, or other non-merit based factors.
Individuals with disabilities needing assistance in the recruitment process are encouraged to contact Human Resources directly.

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