Principal Seismic Interpreter (Malaysia) in Malaysia

at Direct Search Asia
Location Malaysia
Date Posted November 1, 2018
Category Geophysicist
Job Type Permanent


Our client, an owner of Offshore Production Platform has been appointed to conduct petroleum operations and they are on the lookout to hire an experience Principal Seismic Interpreter to join their team in Malaysia.
Position Summary
Provide technical seismic interpretation expertise to subsurface teams with a primary focus on seismic gas field development and reinterpretation, well planning and well execution.
Responsible for seismic input to deliver new seismic volumes over Field, new structural interpretation and reservoir characterization, jointly recommend optimal Phase 2 development plans, evaluate and recommend near field opportunities, develop Phase 2 well plans.
Principal Accountabilities
Deliver high quality seismic PP/PS volumes from the 2018 program including fast track volumes by, final data and potentially new seismic inversion volumes.
Assist project including reservoir mapping, Phase 2 well planning (target and trajectory), shallow hazard assessment, static model updates consistent with production history match.
Update the full-field seismic structural and stratigraphic interpretation ensuring robust structural model. Provide structural framework model for geomodel update. Assess and deliver lithology prediction to constrain geomodel (if data permits).
Responsible for seismic input and studies to deliver well plans and final well proposals. Work closely with reservoir, production, drilling and completion engineers to design optimal development drilling program with appropriate risk assessment and contingency plans.
Plan, coordinate and monitor the execution of special geophysical studies.
Responsible for all seismic input update.
QA /QC of all seismic deliverables from the EPE Department. Peer assist in EPE projects assurance.
Represent company to Shareholders and responsible for all seismic work for milestone reviews and Shareholders reviews.
Provide technical support, expertise and guidance to assess exploration / upside potential
Support evaluation of exploration and appraisal opportunities as required including evaluation and way forward for Oil opportunity.
Develop the Health, Safety and Environmental stewardship culture required by employer by demonstrating strong HSE awareness while delivering the field development.

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