Job Description

Rovco’s mission is to change the way the world surveys subsea and we are becoming recognised as a global leader in subsea inspections and surveys using 3D vision and applied AI.

The opportunity

As the Senior Offshore Geophysicist, you will have overall responsibility for the data acquisition, quality control, interpretation and production of offshore deliverables onboard our dedicated geophysical survey vessel. You will work closely with the offshore team, leading other geophysicists offshore and reporting directly to the Party Chief offshore and Lead geophysicist onshore.


  • Lead the geophysicist team offshore and provide training to staff as required
  • Take ownership of the data management, quality control and production of deliverables in the field
  • Alongside the offshore team, ensure data is collected according to contractual and company specifications
  • Maintain accurate QC and interpretation logs
  • Conduct in-field equipment calibrations and verifications relating to the SSS, SBP and magnetometer data
  • Produce field and operations reports
  • Produce in-field interpretations of the data, highlighting preliminary geohazards observed to the onboard client-representative
  • Integrate 3rd party datasets with the geophysical data interpretations, such as environmental or geotechnical
  • Provide a final line of QC for project work scopes and lineplans at project kick off
  • Provide technical input into the development of machine learning tools for data processing and interpretations
  • Manage time and resources required to meet offshore reporting requirements for each project

Work with the data processing teams to meet offshore deliverable timelines and data requirements

Qualifications & Experience


  • Survey/hydrographic/ocean science/data related degree
  • Extensive offshore experience in a similar or equivalent role
  • Valid Offshore Medical and Survival



So, you think you might want to join Rovco? We don’t blame you – this is an amazing place to work!

People join Rovco because they are excited by the possibility of leaving their own mark on the world and developing solutions that solve real world problems. Although we share the same vision, we value varied perspectives, and we adapt to fit different people from all walks of life. Not only does that make for a genuinely awesome team of colleagues, but it also makes day-to-day life more interesting, and it’s how we keep evolving and getting better at what we do.

What’s in it for you? Not to blow our own trumpet, but you’ll get to work with a passionate, smart and highly driven team with an incredible range of skills. Other benefits include;

  • A fast growing company that can accelerate your career
  • Competitive salary + Offshore day rate that tracks market rates
  • Generous pension
  • Rotations
  • 28 days paid annual leave
  • Private medical insurance including dental and optical cover
  • Additional training and personal development
  • A people focused, inclusive culture with monthly social events

Sound like fun? Then get in touch! Even if you feel you don’t tick all of the boxes but are excited about the job and think you have what it takes to hit the ground running, we’d love to hear from you!

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Offshore Senior Geophysicist




Offshore Senior Geophysicist


Offshore Fully Remote

Closing Date:

01 March 2023