Leading Petrophysicist Reservoir Geology and Petrophysics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

at Equinor Brasil Energia Lt
Location Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Date Posted October 30, 2018
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


Deliver state-of-the-art well log interpretations and petrophysical models, utilizing the full range of relevant data available (incl borehole image logs, core measurements/descriptions), dynamic input.

Establish reservoir modelling strategies together with co-workers and ensure that reservoir models capture essential reservoir quality heterogeneities and trends.

Contribute to well planning, monitor data acquisition and contribute to safe and efficient operations. Perform QC of acquired data.

Work together with Equinor petrophysical and geological experts to develop workflows and methodologies for characterization of pre-salt reservoirs.

Act as focal point for pre-salt petrophysics in Equinor Brazil with the responsibility of ensuring transfer of know-how and experience between relevant business units.

Deep experience with petrophysical analysis and characterization of carbonate reservoirs. Pre-salt carbonate reservoir experience preferred.

Interpretation of borehole image logs.

Background from and interest in working across discipline boundaries to ensure proper integration of data and interpretations.

Proficiency with petrophysical applications as Geolog and / or Techlog

Relevant experience may compensate for formal qualifications.

More than 10 years of relevant experience preferred.

Personal Qualities
Proactive by nature, takes initiative and has ability to work independently as needed.

Embraces cooperation with others.

Ability to drive internal processes through interaction with other organizational units.

Ability to handle a high work load and tight deadlines when needed. Performs well under pressure.

Creative, independent and flexible in a multicultural business environment.

Team player with ability to work and communicate across disciplinary borders.

Ability to take and give constructive feedback.

Good communication skills and strong command of the English and Portuguese language, both oral and written.

Ability to live by our safety and security expectations.

We Offer
We offer competitive salaries, a general bonus scheme, good pension and insurance schemes and a comprehensive welfare package. Equinor wants to ensure diversity in terms of gender, age and culture.
General Information
Ability to live by "I am safety" expectations

Make sure that we are able to give your application consideration: Please attach copies of your diplomas, certificates and grades in English or Portuguese. Applications submitted without such attachments will unfortunately not be evaluated. If you are in the process of completing a degree, please upload an official temporary transcript or other document describing subjects and grades completed to this point.

Our values are to be courageous, open, collaborative and caring. We believe in these qualities, which are essential for building an even stronger Equinor. If you can identify with them, you could be the one to strengthen our team. Candidates are expected to openly offer all relevant information about themselves during the recruitment process.

Please note that this is a local position on local terms and conditions.

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