Interested in automation and robots, and ready to manage, support and develop complex systems

IT Operations Supervisor to Magseis Fairfield

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Interested in automation and robots, and ready to manage, support and develop complex systems?

Magseis Fairfield are looking for a key-person to manage, support and develop our infrastructure and systems in IT Operation. The right person will work with our other technical disciplines on evolving our fully automated MASS operations.

Main activities 

  • Analyze operational needs, design, engineer and test IT architectures and systems
  • Install and configure workstations/servers/storage/switches/magnetic tapes
  • Automation of installations and configuration of various systems
  • Participate in rigging, mobilization/de-mobilization and field work
  • Participate in field testing and installations of new equipment and software
  • Keep up to date with technology developments in the field of IT relevant to the role
  • Provide support and expertise to the office and field crews
  • Providing input into the annual budget for maintenance, repair and investment¨

Other responsibilities 

Every employee is responsible for the health and safety of themselves and others who may be affected by their actions or omissions, and for the protection of the environment. Your responsibility will be:

  • Contribute to continual QHSE improvement.
  • Co-operate and comply with any requirement imposed by the Company in accordance with the Company QHSE Management System.
  • Stop any activity where there is good reason to believe that the circumstances involved could jeopardize the health and safety or those of any individual, or have adverse effect on the environment.


  • BS/MSc in IT engineering, computer science or related field
  • Relevant work experience may compensate for less education


  • Minimum 5 years’ relevant experience
  • Extensive and documented experience working with Linux 
  • Extensive and documented experience with network infrastructure, Cisco is appreciated
  • Experience with storage cluster based on IBM GPFS / BeeGFS
  • Experience with automation solutions such as Ansible, Puppet and Kickstart

Required skills

  • Fluent English, written and verbal
  • Strong documentation skills and an make-it-happen approach
  • Excellent team player, positive attitude and desire to drive
  • Up to date with technology novelties within server, storage and virtualization
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Documents projects and operational procedures with minimal supervision
  • Ability to perform technical evaluations, analysis and troubleshooting for all supported systems
  • Ability to interact effectively with all levels of personnel within and outside the organisation

Physical demands

  • Willing and able to work long hours at irregular intervals

Travel Requirements

  • Domestic and international travel as required.
  • Valid Passport and BOSIET certificate
  • Travel to vessel- and field operations all over the world

Are you ready for a new journey with Magseis Fairfield? We can offer you an international and highly competent environment, working with the newest technologies. Our location and office are great at Lysaker Brygge and close to public transport. 

Ready? We are looking forward to hear from you!
Please contact Emelie Eriksson on 463 09 929 or Ida C. Fehn on 934 377 17 if you have any questions. 

About Magseis Fairfield

Magseis Fairfield is the industry leader in ocean bottom seismic, with the most advanced and largest ocean bottom node inventory in the industry. Magseis Fairfield has more than 40 years of experience in marine seismic data acquisition and is recognized for its advanced technology and innovation.

Behind the success of Magseis Fairfield is our people. The knowledge and experience of our talented team members allow us to effectively collaborate globally between disciplines. Our values of Trust, Innovation and Excellence guide our employees in this dynamic setting, encourage participation and continuous development, and recognize outstanding contributions.

Do you wish to be a part of the Magseis Fairfield team and contribute to the success of a growing company? We are seeking highly motivated individuals who want to be team players. We offer the opportunity to further develop your professional competencies in an ambitious global company. Our headquarter offices are located in Norway, with branch offices in the US, the UK, Sweden and Singapore.


Ida Charlotte Fehn
Recruitment Advisor, Experis
Mobil: 934 37 717

Hvem er Experis?

Experis er Norges største konsulent- og rekrutteringsselskap med over 500 konsulenter. Vi tilbyr høyt kvalifiserte konsulenter, rekruttering og prosjektløsninger innen it, ingeniørfag og økonomi. Experis Executive rekrutterer toppledere og nøkkelpersoner innen privat og offentlig sektor. Blant våre kunder finner du over 90 % av Norges største børsnoterte selskaper. Experis er en del av ManpowerGroup og er kåret til et av verdens mest etiske selskaper.

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