We are using advanced technologies to provide insights that allow our clients to both explore and develop oil and gas in a cost efficient and sustainable manner will also providing a key component of monitoring and assurance systems for cost effective carbon capture and storage. Embedded in the principles of Allton is the priority of the health and safety of our employees, customers, contractors and partners.

Senior Scientist

Allton is expanding and now searching for a Senior Scientist to be part of a highly competent research team, developing the next generation modelling and inversion methods for marine electromagnetic data. 

Responsibilities and Qualifications

Main Work Tasks: 

  • Research and implement modelling and inversion methods for marine electromagnetic data

Other responsibilities:

  • Document the design and upgrades to new products 
  • Prepare reports, publications and oral presentations
  • Continuous development of scientific and programming skills 


  • PhD in physics, geophysics or numerical mathematics


  • Experience with modelling, imaging and inversion of electromagnetic or seismic data


  • Strong scientific and numerical skills
  • Good teamwork skills
  • Good programming skills in Python, C++ or FORTRAN
  • Excellent written and oral skills

Work location

  • Primary location Stavanger
  • Other locations to be considered for the right candidate

Questions can be addressed to

Dr Svein Ellingsrud
phone (+47) 48 12 54 12
email svein.ellingsrud@allton.no

Dr Rune Mittet
phone (+47) 90 51 21 06
email rune.mittet@allton.no  

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