Remote Operations Centre Data Processor

Aberdeen, UK/Remote
Added: February 10, 2024
Job Description

The role

We are looking to recruit a Remote Operations Data Processor to work as part of the team within the state-of-the-art Remote Operations Centre (ROC) in Aberdeen. The Remote Operations Centre supports offshore operations utilising innovative and industry leading technology and protocols from our onshore facility.

The Remote Operations Data Processor will predominately be responsible for hydrographic data processing, as well as producing deliverables for internal stakeholders and client use.

With a focus on the generation of client deliverables, you will work as part of the Marine Site Characterisation Client Deliverables team in our shift work within our state-of-the art Remote Operations Centre.

The position will operate on a rotational basis with staff completing a 12-hour shift on a rotational shift pattern.

This Job Is For You If

  • You are results orientated, well organised and enjoy working in a high pressure environment.
  • You want to be part of a great team.
  • You are looking for a company who puts safety first.
  • You have a qualification or background in hydrography, geomatics, geospatial sciences, GIS, mapping sciences, oceanography, or related fields.
  • You have a technical background of working with hydrographic / bathymetric data and processing software.
  • You are looking for an on-shore position with a regular working pattern
  • You are looking for a role offering a healthy work / life balance

Who You’ll Be Working With

While working in the Remote Operations Centre, you will be working closely with the team of Geophysicists, CAD / GIS Specialists, Project Surveyors and Project Managers to undertake processing, reporting, and charting of acquired survey data sets to ensure production of quality deliverables.

Here’s What a Typical Day Would Be Like

  • Monitor acquired data quality on survey vessels, liaise with and assist Party Chief and other survey staff, maintains survey logs.
  • Processing of survey data such as navigation and multibeam echo sounder acquired from Vessel, ROV or AUV survey platforms.
  • Ensuring processed data is suitable for charting, reporting and complies with scope of work.
  • Generating of survey data products compatible with GIS software.
  • Constructing survey charts compliant with charting standards.


Who we are looking for

  • BSC or MSC or equivalent in a relevant survey related discipline;
  • Good understanding of survey and processing principles;
  • An excellent communicator (verbally and written) and able to form good working relationships with clients and colleagues at all levels;
  • Ability to prioritise workload to meet project deadlines;
  • Good attention to detail, quality and safety;
  • Disciplined, self-motivated and flexible team player;
  • Remote Operations Centre roles require candidates to be Aberdeen based or willing to relocate;


  • Knowledge of hydrographic processing software.

What We’ll Offer You

Benefits for this role include a competitive salary accompanied by an attractive package.

Disclaimer For Recruitment Agencies

Fugro does not accept any unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies. Acquisition to Fugro Recruitment or any Fugro employee is not appreciated .