Production Geologist in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

at Shell
Location Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Date Posted September 14, 2019
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


Rio de Janeiro, RJJob Description

The Production Geologist is a member of the Shell Operated Ventures Team, responsible for conducting subsurface work supporting Development and Production activities in the Operated Assets. The PG is responsible for the integration of sub-surface data inputs to identify, select and define reservoir opportunities and to support the execution of new wells and ongoing production optimization. As a data integrator, the PG must work closely with other subsurface disciplines as well as well as engineers.

Reservoir Geology – responsible for providing sedimentological and reservoir geologic support to the evaluation of prospects and fields and to capture this information at the correct scale in reservoir models
Static Resource Volume Estimation – performing static (in place) volume estimation to support annual reserves bookings and business decisions, identifying the production geology uncertainties and applying principles of uncertainty and risk management for hydrocarbon project maturation.
Static reservoir Modeling – Generation and analysis of a range of integrated static reservoir models to manage uncertainties in the sub-surface.
Well & Reservoir Management – ability to interpret and integrate geologic, geophysical and production data to manage well and field performance through reservoir performance models
Participate in integrated field development work, being responsible for the production geology work content and quality and timely delivery in a given study.
Ensure that all production geological data and processes receive the proper quality control and technical assurance.
Support the Production Geoscience discipline in continuous improvement, and the capturing and sharing of Best Practices/Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
Bachelor's, MSc or PhD in geology related subjects with experience in development assignments;
Understanding of Deepwater depositional systems
Static Reservoir Modeling skills, with experience in Petrel
Field/Reservoir evaluation (including risking & volumetrics)
Strong technical/analytical skills and the ability to integrate complex datasets
Carbonate Stratigraphy and reservoir architecture is a plus

Desired key behaviors include:
Commitment to HSSE & Goal Zero
Think global, “Enterprise First”
Take personal accountability to ensure timely delivery
A “Can Do, We Can Make It Work” attitude
Work for the good of the team, support other team members to deliver
Capacity to manage shared accountabilities
Multi-tasking for quick delivery when required
Comfortable receiving and providing constructive challenge
Excellent communication skills
Identify and implement solutions to achieve continuous improvement

Company Description
Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies with over 90,000 employees in more than 70 countries and territories. In Brazil, Shell has been present for more than a century (since 1913), and was the first international oil company to produce oil in Brazil, in the Campos Basin, after the market was opened up to private investment. Currently, Shell is one of the largest energy companies in the Brazilian market. Shell in Brazil is also a major producer of lubricants and, through Raízen (a joint venture with a Brazilian energy and logistics group), invests in the production of sugar cane ethanol, a viable biofuel alternative for smarter and cleaner mobility in the future. We deliver energy responsibly, aiming to meet society’s energy demands today and in the future in economically, environmentally and socially responsible ways. We operate safely with respect to our neighbors and work to minimize our environmental impact. We are in search of remarkable people who will thrive in a diverse and inclusive work environment to deliver exciting projects locally and globally. People who are passionate about exploring new frontiers. Innovators and pioneers. People with the drive to help shape our future. Because remarkable people achieve remarkable things.
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Employment TypeFull Time
Production Geosciences
Work LocationRio de Janeiro-Avenida Republica
No. of Positions
Job Expires27-Sep-2019

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