Job description

The Company

Seequent builds world-leading subsurface software, helping create a better understanding of the earth to ensure a better world for all.

We are constantly evolving at the forefront of technology to transform how geo-professionals work, eliminating barriers to understanding by connecting software, teams, and the tools they need.

Every day, our customers in over 100 countries work to develop mineral resources more sustainably, design and build better infrastructure, protect the environment, source renewable energy, and help resolve historical challenges such as groundwater contamination and ageing infrastructure.

Our integrated earth modelling, geo-data management, and team collaboration software enables them to see a more complete picture of the earth: because with more understanding comes better decisions – for people and the planet.

Headquartered in New Zealand with global reach, Seequent is the specialist subsurface software company within Bentley Systems. Together, we are helping build a more resilient world.

We’re a high growth, people-centric success story.

Seequent is a Bentley Systems company, working together to build a better future.

The Role

We are seeking a talented Data Scientist to join our passionate team. This newly created role is testament to the growth and success of our Imago product, and we are looking for an exceptional candidate to contribute to its continued development. (Imago is one of Seequent’s latest additions to the product portfolio, you can read a bit more about it here

As a Data Scientist with Seequent, you will have the opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects that push the boundaries of what is possible when it comes to geology. Reporting to the Lead Data Scientist, you will work alongside our talented team to develop and implement machine learning solutions that solve complex problems.

If you are interested in this unique opportunity to be at the forefront of innovation and are keen to learn and grow with our team of highly collaborative, technical experts, we would love to hear from you!

Please note, this role is to be based hybrid from our Perth office.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Problem solve using cutting-edge machine learning technologies
  • Deliver high quality solutions to our customers
  • Prepare and curate data sets to drive innovation in the mining and geology industry
  • Clean pre-processed and post-processed data
  • Design and train machine learning models to solve complex problems
  • Stay up to date with new developments in machine learning technology and experiment with innovative approaches
  • Collaborate and share knowledge with the team to drive growth in our machine learning capabilities

This role could be a good fit for you if you have:

  • Experience using Python for computer vision tasks/analysis
  • A qualification in data science, a quantitative science, mathematics, computer science or a related field
  • Experience designing, building, and maintaining machine learning models and data pipelines
  • Commercial software development experience and a desire to build products that make real impact
  • Experience working with cloud-based data solutions and eagerness to utilise these tools to drive innovation
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to develop and build sustainable working relationships
  • Tenacity, persistence, and enthusiasm for problem solving and continual learning
  • A team player mindset, with the ability to motivate and collaborate with your team

Research shows that some individuals, particularly women and underrepresented groups, are less likely to apply for jobs unless they meet every single criterion. If you don't think your experience perfectly aligns, or you don't tick all the boxes, please don’t rule yourself out! Seequent are committed to hiring a diverse team and encourage individuals of all background and abilities to apply.

Why you will enjoy working with us..

You will be joining a highly skilled, highly productive team of technical experts who are passionate about what we do. We are a friendly, intelligent, and supportive bunch and are looking forward to you bringing your expertise to the team. Our wider team is geographically diverse and from multi-disciplines, so even though you will be Perth based you will have opportunity to work with colleagues from across the globe.

Inclusion + Diversity

In addition to being dedicated to building a workforce that reflects diverse talent, we are committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible experience.

If you require an accommodation for any part of the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials, accessible meeting rooms, etc.), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs. Please provide details in your cover letter of any accommodations needed.

How To Apply

If this sounds like the role for you, apply today with a covering letter and CV.

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