Geologist II Job in Houston, United States

at Marathon Oil
Location Houston, United States
Date Posted June 12, 2018
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


Marathon Oil's Eagle Ford Subsurface Surveillance team is seeking a Geologist.- The Surveillance Geologist is a complementary role to the Execution Geologist in the AOR. Responsibilities include conducting surveillance of all wells in area of responsibility and communicating with Execution counterparts regularly to discuss performance improvements and emerging plays.- Technical work will include data acquisition and analysis, geologic risking, and production analysis.

This position will report to the Subsurface Surveillance Supervisor for the Eagle Ford Team.-

Business Delivery

Develop bench marking/competitor surveillance leveraging DI Analytics and DI Subsurface
Provide support for completion recommendations
Provide support to other EF teams conducting various studies (completions studies, spacing studies, etc.)
Develop/maintain area seismic products including attribute volumes, time-depth models (as needed)
Seismic interpretation/mapping


Technical Delivery

Coordinate data storage and analysis
Develop/maintain reservoir characterizations based on log and seismic data and geologic risking of reservoirs
Conduct studies to identify and quantify trends in performance.- Feed information back to influence PODs , drilling, completions and manage well flowback and longer term flow strategy
Provide technical information for partner presentations
Stay abreast of emerging technologies and plays
Recommend and evaluate data acquisition programs


Degree: Bachelors required, Masters preferred
Major Discipline: Geology
Years of Experience Required: Minimum 5 years of industry experience; unconventional experience is preferred
Strong interpersonal skills to effectively work within a multi-disciplinary team to achieve project related goals.
Intellectual curiosity and passion for results.
High attention to detail.
Ability to multitask and prioritize under pressure.
Software Proficiency: OpenWorks, ArcGIS, GeoGraphix, HIS/DrillingInfo, Spotfire, Petrel

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO) is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company based in Houston, Texas. With a material position in four of the best oil-rich U.S. resource plays in different stages of development, we offer a variety of career opportunities, whether-you're a recent college graduate or an experienced professional. You'll have the tools to develop and refine the skills and knowledge you-need to succeed.
Marathon Oil Company will take the necessary action to ensure that applicants are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or other protected status under applicable employment law.
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