Reservoir Digitalization Manager in Stavanger, Norway

at Aker BP ASA
Location Stavanger, Norway
Date Posted January 29, 2019
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


AkerBP is recognized as a front runner in our industry on digitalization. We work to digitalize the entire life cycle of our assets, from new ventures to abandonment, leveraging the full spectrum of digital technologies from machine learning in production optimization to augmented reality in offshore worker support. To do this we are working closely with a range of partners including the software companies like Cognite and Google, innovative start-ups, and our suppliers. With these strong partnerships, an engaged organization, management and owners we believe we are uniquely positioned to succeed with digitalization. But we are far from having all the answers - and this is why we need you!
This permanent position will report to the VP Reservoir Improvement and Performance. With digitalization as a top priority on our executive management team and owner's agenda, you will also have broad stakeholder management exposure.
Job description
Lead activities related to digitalization in Reservoir Development: this includes improvements to traditional way of working and use of alternative mathematical methods, e.g, Machine Learning.
Contribute to improving data and application architecture for Aker BP.
Improve strategy and plans related to use of machine learning in the Reservoir Development organization.
Provide hands-on support to machine learning projects.
Organize the development of team members through career planning, training plans and coaching.
Help in transferring into a lean organization and help identify improvement potential to increase quality and flow efficiency.
Help identify skills gaps in the wider Reservoir development organization.
Make sure that knowledge is shared across the various groups. Help standardize workflows between the various asset groups whenever possible/relevant.
MSc/ PhD in mathematics/statistics
Good programming skills and experience with machine learning algorithms
Significant experience of using subsurface data and sound understanding of subsurface disciplines
Able to integrate effectively across disciplines
Structured, analytical, reliable
Innovative and experience in driving change in an organization
Able to communicate complex information in a simple way
Proactive and solution oriented
Personal qualities
Aligned with Aker BP's core values: enquiring, responsible, predictable, committed, respectful
Thierry Laupretre, VP Improvement & Performance - Rese, 945 08 936
Jåttåvågveien 10, Hinna Park
4020 Stavanger
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Key information:
Employer:Aker BP ASA
Reference number:4017078110
Percentage of full-time: 100%
Application deadline: 12/02/2019

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