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Visual Data Processor (Temporary Position)

Zetica is an exciting, innovative company who is the UK’s leader in engineering and environmental geophysics. We are looking to find someone to join an exciting 3 month project. This position is ideal for someone looking to gain experience within an established company.

Our rail department receives data in image format which needs to be analysed in order to detect anomalies. No experience required as Zetica will provide comprehensive training for this role.  

You need good eyesight and to be at ease and focused whilst working at a computer for 8 hours a day.

An interest in science, computers, geography, geology and physics would be advantageous for the position.

We are looking for candidates who take personal pride in finishing a job to a high standard and in a timely fashion. There are deadlines to meet so being able to demonstrate previous experience of working to deadlines would be beneficial.  A person who has natural focus and diligence would take this work on with ease.

Employment in this role is on a temporary basis so might best suit a local person. Time of working is negotiable, plus the opportunity of over time is available.

Salary - £75/day, inclusive of holiday pay.

For further information about the company and services offered please check out: www.zetica.com

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Please send a CV to recruitment@zetica.com FAO Miss Amber Fissenden.

Research Scientist

Zetica is a geophysical surveying consultancy and is looking to recruit a research scientist to help develop and improve processing algorithms for our multi-sensor trackbed scanning platforms. For information on the company, please visit the Zetica and Zetica Rail websites.

Responsibilities are likely to include:

  • Data analysis
  • Algorithm development and coding
  • Signal processing and image processing
  • Simulation/modelling
  • Practical experiments using Zetica’s own test site facility
  • Technical writing and presenting

It is essential that you have a good degree in a numerate subject (Geophysics, Physics, Maths, Computing or similar) and are comfortable programming in Matlab.

You also need to have technical knowledge of programming languages such as C++, C# and are comfortable with the basic physics/maths of wave propagation

Familiarity with some digital signal processing / time series analysis (particularly in the frequency domain) is essential, as are, good communication skills and the ability to work on your own initiative whilst remaining focused.

It would be desirable for you to have knowledge of or experience in:

  • Electromagnetic wave theory
  • Geophysics (near surface methods)
  • Image processing, computer vision
  • Statistics, machine learning
  • Software development processes (version control, issue tracking, testing etc.)
  • Remote sensing, GIS, GNNS/inertial navigation
  • Electronics

Zetica offers a health cash back scheme and also a profit share scheme and pension.

Salary is dependent on experience. If you are interested in this role, please send a covering letter and CV to recruitment@zetica.com .

Experienced Geophysicist

Zetica Ltd is looking for an experienced Geophysicist to work within our busy and successful engineering and environmental geophysics team.

Based at our Oxfordshire offices, you will need relevant experience in near-surface geophysics, ideally both site work and back-office data processing and interpretation.

You will have a working knowledge of a wide range of typical geophysical methods for the assessment and mapping of ground conditions, hazards, utility services and other shallow buried features typically related to construction or infrastructure projects.

You will have a relevant degree and ideally experience with Autocad and Geosoft Oasis Montaj. Excellent writing skills are vital to this position.

Dealing with clients, you will need to be focused on completing projects to time and budget. Most of your work will be UK based, but there will be opportunities to travel overseas for specific projects.

We have a young, enthusiastic team who thrive on getting the job done to the highest standards. You will be working closely together with this team conveying your existing knowledge and helping us improve our approach, technologies and service.

Salary is dependent on experience. 25 days holiday (rising to a maximum of 30) plus bank holidays, Company Health Cash Plan Scheme, pension & other benefits.

If you think you have the experience and qualities to fill this position please send your CV and covering letter FAO Miss Amber Fissenden at: recruitment@zetica.com

Junior C# C++ Programmer

Zetica invites speculative applications for an entry level programmer with Visual Studio C#, C++ experience and Matlab skills and a desire to gain exposure to new technologies. Programmers must hold relevant software design, programming or computer science certifications and have an interest in image processing.

Applicants will be capable of consistently producing high quality work, and should be able to work on their own initiative with individual focus as well as contributing to a dynamic team environment.

Please send a covering letter and CV to recruitment@zetica.com FAO Miss Amber Fissenden.

Speculative Applications Welcome - Experienced Geophysicist, Geophysical Site Technicians, Site Surveyors

We welcome speculative applications to join us at all levels within our company.  We welcome persons from a range of backgrounds and a variety of experience, whether predominantly field, office or academia based.  Depending on experience and role, typically you will be expected to undertake site surveys from start to finish with appropriate levels of training provided.  You will be dealing with customers on a regular basis, liaising with office staff, and on occasion dealing with the public.  A professional approach to work ethic and communication is therefore extremely important.

You must be in possession of a valid driver’s licence as the job involves a lot of travelling.

We offer competitive salaries and other benefits such as health insurance, health cash plan and other bonus schemes. 

If you would like to join our team, send a brief covering email/letter and your CV to recruitment@zetica.com.

For further information about Zetica, go to www.zetica.com

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