Scientist-Physics, Senior to Advisor (Acoustic)

Date:  Nov 1, 2023

Singapore, 05, SG, 639940

We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.


Halliburton invites qualified candidates to apply for a  R&D Scientist role with the Signal Processing Center of Excellence (COE) in Singapore. We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow, and lead. Experience the challenges, rewards, and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry. This position provides an opportunity to participate in a strategic research and development program shaping the industry’s future technology. The Signal Processing CoE at Halliburton encourages a culture of continued learning, inventing, and innovating by bringing together a diverse group of top-notch scientists and engineers. Our goal is to continuously grow the group’s core research expertise in the area of signal and imaging processing, telemetry, modeling and inversion, high-performance computing, and AI-assisted data analytics, to maximize efficiency and values of the data, and to ensure the long-term success of Halliburton.




  • Conduct research and development on acoustic logging tools for well integrity evaluation, reservoir monitoring, or formation evaluation.
  • Development of acoustic array processing algorithms.
  • Numerical modeling of transducer responses and wave propagations in borehole environment.
  • Development of software/packages for acoustic signal processing, and borehole acoustic simulations including related multi-physics.
  • Development of AI/maching learning applications and products on acoustic downhole logs.
  • Collaborating with team members and providing necessary support for technology transfer.
  • Publising results in patent applications, technical journals and conferences.


Required Education and Skills


  • A Ph.D. (or equivalent qualification) in Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, Geophysics, or related background.
  • 4+ years of experience as an academic or industrial technical contributor with established records.
  • Demonstrated experience or knowledge in acoustics or geophysical signal processing (seismic, distributed fibre sensing, ground penetrating radar, remote sensing).
  • Previous experience with development of acoustic surverying/downhole logging tool and technology is highly desirable.
  • Possess skills of numerical analysis and coding in Matlab and Python. Experience with C/C++ is highly preferred.
  • Experience in high-performance computing (CPU and GPU parallelization) is a plus.
  • Demonstrated ability to conceive of and develop creative/innovative technology.
  • Demonstrated teamwork, strong communication skills, and collaborative in complex projects.


**Candidates having qualifications that exceed job requirements will receive consideration for higher-level roles given (1) their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and/or (3) business needs


Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, sex/gender, sexual preference/ orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, national origin, or any other status protected by law or regulation.



315 Jalan Ahmad Ibrahim, Singapore, Singapore, 639940, Singapore


Job Details

Requisition Number: 176457  
Experience Level: Experienced Hire 
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology 
Product Service Line: Global R&D  
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

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Compensation Information
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.