Geologist - Regional Studies and Mapping in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

at Aramco Overseas Company
Location Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
Date Posted July 2, 2019
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


Position Description:As one of the worlds largest fully integrated energy enterprises, Saudi Aramco not only looks for individuals who can meet our expectations, but for those who can exceed them. Our intent is to become the words leading integrated energy company.The Exploration Resource Assessment Department is seeking a top Geologist to conduct regional studies and mapping. As the successful candidate you would be expected to conduct regional exploration studies and evaluations of the petroleum system elements, and possess the experience to integrate geological and geophysical data to create regional maps. You will be familiar with the understanding of play-specifics yet to find resource assessment, for both conventional and unconventional plays. Applicants should have the aptitude for, and tireless energy around data mining and analysis, with high level computer mapping skills.Minimum Requirements:As the successful candidate you will have a bachelors degree in geology, geophysics, or a related field, with a preference given for Masters or Ph.D. degrees. You will have a minimum of 10 years experience in the oil and gas industry, and have expertise in mapping applications, basin analysis, regional geology, seismic interpretations, sequence stratigraphy, sedimentology, and/or structural geology. Knowledge and experience in regional geology of the Arabian plate is preferred.Duties & Responsibilities:You will be required to perform the following:Conduct regional exploration studies and evaluations of the petroleum system elements, and integrate available geological and geophysical data to create regional maps.Develop gross depositional environment maps, effectiveness maps, common risk segment maps of all petroleum system elements (source, reservoir seal), and composite common risk segment maps of different plays, to develop new play concepts and exploration opportunities.Review play concepts, and play fairway mapping to provide the most accurate analysis to develop the best quality plays. Analyze data mining with high level of computer mapping skills, using major Exploration software packages, preferably Petrel.About Us:

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