Seismologist

Job Code: MDSM

Responsibilities

  • Search, find, collect, clean, and complete data related to regional historical seismicity
  • Research regional tectonics and identify rupture mechanisms, fault structures, etc.
  • Develop Magnitude-Frequency relationships for specific fault systems and/or regions
  • Develop smooth and background seismicity models
  • Model the fore- and after-shocks and reintroduce them into a historical catalog
  • Inform clients on seismic source modeling and its impacts and assist them in developing earthquake models for different parts of the world
  • Conduct post disaster field surveys after major events

Qualifications

  • PhD or higher only in Seismology or Geophysics with research relevant to seismicity (this is not an Earthquake/Geotechnical Engineering position)
  • At least five years of practical experience in regional seismicity and seismic source modeling is required.
  • In-depth knowledge of, and skill in, probability and statistical methods
  • Experience building catastrophe or other types of computer models
  • Willingness to travel within and outside the US
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills

if you meet the above qualifications and you want to be a part of our exciting team, we would like to speak with you now! Please email your cover letter and resume:

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KCC offers competitive salaries and benefits packages along with incentive stock options for our high-performing teams.