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Senior Geoscience Data Analyst

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 22/04/2020
  • Duration: ongoing
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The Role:
The role supports the Geoscience team members in the management of subsurface data and information, database administration and interpretation applications support. With particularly focused on supporting well data management workflows and with a keen appetite for identifying and developing new digital ways of working to improve efficiency.

* Manage on a daily basis Geosciences data (interpretation studies, reference data bases) including loading, organizing, QC, editing, formatting, cleaning, repository transfer and managing access rights
* Apply and respect UK national regulatory requirements, company policies, procedures, standards and rules (naming conventions, organisation, workflows and confidentiality) to ensure data flow quality and adherence to deadlines
* Liaise with support teams in HQ office in order to ensure corporate reference data systems are populated with key geoscience data
* Perform searches and provide or produce inventories of the relevant Geosciences information and data / knowledge
* Organize the quality control operations in both reference and interpretation study databases by using scripts and DQM tools
* Provide data management application companionship to both geoscientists and internal team and coordinate on demand in hands-on training and workshop operations for users
* Conduct Geoscience data management projects or complex data management operations, including service improvements and implementing new digital ways of working.

The Company:
Our Client is one of the world's largest Oil and Gas companies. Their operations cover the entire energy chain, including oil exploration and production to trading, shipping and refining and marketing of petroleum products, as well as chemicals. Our Client has operations in over 130 countries and has more than 95,000 employees worldwide.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
* Degree Qualification in Geosciences or data management disciplines
* Experience working in the oil and gas industry and specifically a strong knowledge of well data types (Well header, well logs, checkshots, deviation, etc)
* Demonstrable knowledge and experience of successful data management (including data transfer, loading (import/export), data QC, unit conversions, project creation, data bases migration, data life cycle from raw to archive, data governance)
* Capabilities in data management workflows for geoscience software including Petrel, OpenSpirit, Studio, OpenWorks, Recall, Techlog, Geolog, Sismage
* Proven analytical and communications skills (both written and oral English)
* Ability to work independently with minimum supervision and to tight deadlines
* Team player with excellent interpersonal skills and ability to interact effectively with clients/ team

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
* Experience working with other geoscience data types including seismic and reservoir.
* Experience with data manipulation (pre-processing); data cleansing; dashboards creation; tasks automation.
* Software / scripting competencies:
* PowerBI, Python, R
* Linux and SQL basics.

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