Mr Simon Allen

Technologist / Metrologist

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Academic Qualifications

  • 2007

    Chartered Marine Technologist

  • 2007

    Fellow - Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology

  • 2005

    Foundation Member - Spatial Sciences Institute - H1 Hydrographic Surveyor

  • 1988

    B.Sc.(hons.) Nautical Studies

Professional Experiences

  • 2018-Present

    Technologist / Metrologist
    CSIRO Agriculture and Food

  • 2014-2018

    Director / Principal
    Spatial Analytics

  • 2014-2016

    Metrologist / Analyst
    The Yield Technology Solutions

  • 2012-2014

    Research Leader - Additional Observations for E-reefs
    CSIRO

  • 2013-2014

    Research Leader - Coastal Waters Mapping
    CSIRO

  • 2011-2013

    Research Stream Leader, Coastal Systems
    CSIRO

  • 2009-2011

    Research Stream Leader, Coastal Assessment & Prediction
    CSIRO

  • 2007-2011

    Technical Director, Integrated Marine Observing System, Australia.
    Australian Integrated Marine Observing System

  • 2007-2009

    Leader, Australian National Mooring Network
    Australian Integrated Marine Observing System

  • 2005-2009

    Scientific Equipment & Technology Manager
    CSIRO

  • 2004-2005

    Marine Technology & Equipment Manager
    CSIRO

  • 2003-2004

    Survey Systems Development Manager
    Stolt Offshore

  • 2002-2003

    Technical Co-ordinator, Survey Services
    Stolt Offshore

  • 1997-2002

    BP Project Surveyor
    Stolt Offshore, Aberdeen

  • 1997-1997

    Senior Surveyor
    Stolt Comex Seaway, Aberdeen

  • 1996-1996

    Party Chief
    Fugro-UDI, Aberdeen

  • 1995-1995

    Party Chief
    Stolt Comex Seaway, Aberdeen

  • 1990-1994

    Freelance Hydrographer, Outdoor Pursuits Instructor, Director
    Hydrographic & Outdoor Projects

  • 1988-1990

    Hydrographic Surveyor / Party Chief
    Racal Survey Overseas

  • 1983-1985

    Seaman Officer
    British Royal Navy