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Petrophysics Specialist - Data Management

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Qatar
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 29/03/2018
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Time left:
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    (26/04/18)
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The Role:
Job Purpose:
To support the input/output and quality control of Petroleum Engineering data to various project databases and assist the team in the manipulation / transfer / loading of data.
Supports petrophysical/geological/geophysical activities associated with active field development and reservoir surveillance as required. These activities include maintaining the accuracy and completeness of geoscience databases, integrating new geological/geophysical, petrophysical, and well surveillance data, and updating the reservoir description of North Field horizons. Able to interrogate geoscience models and databases to evaluate and extract reservoir property data. He/she demonstrates depth, breadth and high quality technical work, and is a mentor and role model. Able to provide advice to the leadership team on key petrophysical data management activities, strategy, improvement initiatives, technology, sustainability efforts, and cost optimization ideas.

Familiar with and competent to manipulate/load/transfer and QC the full range of data types stored in the North Field Multi-Disciplinary Database (MDDB), including the Corporate Well Log Database (CWLDB). Understands the data requirements needed to support all users including, Production Engineering, Reservoir Engineering, Petrophysics, Geology, Petroleum Operations and other teams. Act as formal Mentor to less experienced staff to develop their capabilities

Key Result Areas:
* Responsible for QC and loading into company databases and catalogs a wide range of data types from a variety of media.
* Preform data QA/QC and editing functions including expert judgement related to petrophysical data and log curves.
* Maintain data catalogs, inventories and comprehensive audit trails for all input data.
* Assist users to move/transfer/export/output data between project areas, applications and databases.
* Assure accuracy and completeness of geoscience databases. Integrate new geological/geophysical, petrophysical and well surveillance data, and update the reservoir description North Field reservoirs.
* Mentors geoscientists with less experience, implements inhouse training in areas of expertise.
* Define and improve commonly used procedures (e.g. data work flows and quality indicators)

Communications and Working Relationships:
Daily verbal reporting to Head of Petrophysics.
Daily interface with other members of the Geoscience Section and Subsurface Group.
Daily RG representative guiding Vendor staff engaged in Data Management activities.
Frequent contact with Geoscience Division Manager.
Periodic oral presentations to Subsurface management
Maintain close liaison with the stakeholder's technical staff at the same level

Problem Solving/Complexity:
Complex decision making requiring substantial experience.
Recommendations may have potential to significantly impact Subsurface workflows and efficiency.

Decision Making Authority and Responsibility:
Has high degree of discretion on areas to investigate and methodologies to pursue.
Influence decision making process through technical support and recommendations.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
Minimum of BSc from an accredited and recognised University, advanced degree desirable.
Minimum 15+ years Industry Experience including major integrated oil company and leadership role
Experience in multicultural environments desirable.
Concern for the meticulous accuracy of the data.
Skill area specific computing applications highly desirable - (GeoFrame, Techlog, Petrel).

Knowledgeable
Cross functional skills related to Development Geoscience (e.g. - Drilling, Completions, RE Simulation, RE surveillance, Data Management, Production Engineering)

Competent
Project Management
Interpersonal, mentoring and leadership skills

Expert
Petroleum Engineering and Petrophysical Data and Data Quality issues
Integration of Multidisciplinary Technical Data
English communication skills (oral and written)
Technical Writing and Documentation
Proven ability to generate and document new ideas/concepts to improve work flows and technical understanding
Computing skills in commonly used software (e.g.Word, Excel, Powerpoint)

The Company:
Our Client is the largest LNG producing company in the world, with an annual LNG production capacity of 42 million tonnes per annum (MTA), safely and reliably delivering LNG to customers around the globe from world-class facilities in Qatar.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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