Project Engineer at CEAT
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) has the main objective to contribute to the advancement of academic research in addition to the improvement of marine science and technology by proceeding the fundamental research and development on marine, and the cooperative activities on the academic research related to the Ocean for the benefit of the peace and human welfare.
The Offshore Fault Evaluation Group, Research and Development (R&D) Center for Earthquake and Tsunami (CEAT) , JAMSTEC is soliciting applications for a position as a Project Engineer. The successful applicant will work on a project entitled "Comprehensive Evaluation of Offshore Fault Information Project" and sub-projects entitled "Collection of Offshore Seismic Data and Construction of Database" (FY2013-FY2019, Co-investigator Shoshiro Shimizu) and "Unified Data Processing for Collected Data and Interpretation of Faults"(FY2013-FY2019, Co-Investigator Narumi Takahashi) .
The goal of the project is to interpret the distribution of faults in areas surrounding Japan using collected geophysical and geological data along with some reflection seismic data that will be re-processed as necessary. Additionally, velocity structures obtained by an ocean bottom seismometer (in addition to the velocity data acquired by seismic data processing) are applied to determine the fault distribution in depth domain.
For details about the Research and Development (R&D) Center for Earthquake and Tsunami, please visit the website at http://www.jamstec.go.jp/ceat/e/
As one of the team members of the funded research project, the successful applicant will carry out the following duties, including performing a comprehensive role or performing an assistant role to a comprehensive role for the project;
Relevant Research Fields
Experiences in seismology, geophysics, geology, geochemistry, lithology, and earth science
Project Engineer: To contribute to the project, a Project Engineer is expected to manage, improve and advance the infrastructure. Establishment of technology based on a background of general technical knowledge such as information system, improvement of technical management functions is also inclusive.
There may be a change in affiliation in the case of reorganization of the Agency.
The successful applicant must have a bachelor's degree in a closely related field. Those who have equivalent ability with extensive experience are also acceptable.
Persons of any nationality and either gender are encouraged to apply.