at Hays
Location Saudi Arabia
Date Posted May 31, 2017
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent
Min. Years Experience Required 10


As one of the world’s largest fully integrated energy enterprises, Saudi Aramco not only looks for individuals who can meet our expectations, but for those individuals who can exceed them. Our intent is to become the world’s leading integrated energy company. The Eastern Area Exploration Department is seeking a top Geophysicist - Prospect Generator, with strong seismic stratigraphy and attribute analysis experience, to join their world class team.
We have requirements in the following specialisms: 2 x attribute analysis; 2 x carbonate sequence; 2 x Clastic sequence.

Your new role

The successful applicant will be seasoned in prospect generation, using seismic attribute analysis for lithology, porosity, and fluid type prediction. You will have a proven track record working on large wells and seismic datasets, have experience of sequence stratigraphic well correlation, and sedimentary facies prediction. As the prospect generator, you will be required to conduct sequence stratigraphic well correlation, sedimentary facies prediction, and seismic sequence stratigraphy. You will have a proven track record of finding hydrocarbons, and have experience of using Petrel, Petrosys, and G&G applications. You will work within a multidisciplinary team, and be expected to develop strong leads, generate prospects, and mature these prospects. You will conduct advanced sequence and stratigraphic analysis using G&G applications. This will include visualization, integration of various G&G datasets, Chrono stratigraphy, depth conversion, and generating multiple scenarios based on sound velocity models.

What you'll need to succeed

You will have 10+ years of experience in exploring for hydrocarbons in a clastic or carbonate environment. Preferably, this experience will have been acquired in a major or independent oil company. As the successful candidate you will have a Bachelors’ degree in Geology or Geophysics, preferably you will have a Masters’ degree with an emphasis on carbonate or clastic seismic stratigraphy, and attribute analysis.

What you'll get in return

Competitive annual salary with benefits and relocation package.

What you need to do now
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