Seismic Analyst in Houston, United States

at BP
Location Houston, United States
Date Posted September 21, 2019
Category Geophysicist
Job Type Permanent


Job profile summary:
Responsible for ensuring robust subsurface description and clear articulation of the surface uncertainties and risks of the field to underpin delivery of the team's objectives, providing geophysics expertise to maximize the value of BP’s assets through the safe and efficient progression of resources from reserves to production.
Job Advert:
The role will be focused on the following areas:
Lead the delivery of the 4D R&D; project including development of new 4D workflows.
Work with the technical leads and specialists from RD, UT and exploration to ensure knowledge transfer and identify R&D; needs.
Initiate and lead the delivery of new R&D; projects, based on Region needs.
Coach and mentor junior staff and provide technical assurance support.
Lead and deliver geophysical analysis projects; Including agreeing scope, deliverables and budget with Exploration or RD teams
Ensure BP best practice, at the appropriate level and the appropriate time, is being applied in all areas.
Provide feedback and assurance during formal and informal peer reviews.
Keep involved in and support the appropriate CoPs and Networks.
Keep abreast of external advances in geophysical techniques
The role will involve working closely with external software vendors.
Conducts technical discussions with management and shares best practice and technical skills across all the assets.
Participate in University Consortium meetings
Contribute to Technology reviews
About BP:
We are a global energy business involved in every aspect of the energy system. We have 75,000 employees in 80 countries, working towards delivering light, heat and mobility to millions of people, every day. We are one of the very few companies equipped to solve some of the big complex challenges that matter for the future. We have a real contribution to make to the world's ambition of a low carbon future. Join us, and be part of what we can accomplish together.

BP is one of the world's leading international oil and gas companies. Through our work we provide customers with fuel for transportation, energy for heat and light, lubricants to keep engines moving, and the petrochemicals products used to make everyday items as diverse as paints, clothes and packaging. Our objective is to create value for shareholders and supplies of energy for the world in a safe and responsible way. We strive to be a safety leader in our industry, a world-class operator, a responsible corporate citizen and a good employer.

Our Upstream segment is responsible for our activities in oil and natural gas exploration, field development and production, and midstream transportation, storage and processing.
At the same time, we’re investing in the talents of the 20,000 people who work to make these activities a reality.
Legal disclaimer
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