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Lead Geophysicst

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Abu Dhabi
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 21/02/2014
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The Role:
• Independent interpretations of Proprietary and public domain data, generation of all related maps and deliverables to a Technically excellent standard
• Work collaboratively with colleagues to undertake Regional Studies and Play Fairway Analyses and conduct all work in a timely fashion, to a technically excellent standard and on time consistent with the Exploration Methodology
• Work independently or in a multidisciplined team in the evaluation of New Venture opportunities. Such evaluations may require visiting both remote, or online datarooms, with international travel as necessary.
• Develop and maintain familiarity of both evolving technologies in discipline as well as regional published information in Geological basins of activity and focus
• Make technical presentations internally on projects, and represent the Company externally as needed or requested.
• Guide or technically mentor less experienced staff as necessary

• Quality of work delivered and timeliness. Technical standards reached
• Well prepared and delivered Technical Presentations
• Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with multi-cultural colleagues and JV partners

• Seismic Interpretation, Depth conversion, data acquisition, processing, Structural Geology, Stratigraphy, Sedimentology
• Regional Basin Studies experience – Petroleum System and Play Fairways

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• BSc in Geoscience related subject
• MSc in Petroleum Geosciences an advantage
• 15+ years experience of Oil Company and Oil Industry environment and all associated procedures and practices
• Hands on familiarity with Industry standard software applications (eg. Petrel, Kingdom, Petrosys, Trinity, ArcGIS)
• Experience of working with both 2D and 3D datasets with high degree of expertise in geophysical related interpretative tasks (depth conversion, volume based interpretation techniques, AVO, attributes, inversion etc)
• Experience of non-seismic techniques as part of a regional and basin evaluation workflow
• Familiarity with Industry approaches to Play and Prospect Risking and Reserves estimation (Rose and Associates an advantage)
• Familiarity with Petroleum Systems within focus areas for growth would be an advantage

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