Senior Acoustics Petrophysicist – Wireline Acoustics R&D Group - Houston, TX in Houston, United States

at Baker Hughes
Location Houston, United States
Date Posted April 27, 2019
Category Petrophysicist
Job Type Permanent


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Acoustic Scientist / Petrophysicist – Wireline Acoustics R&D; Group

Essential Responsibilities:
Experience with borehole acoustic and/or ultrasonic
measurements/methods used in open and cased hole wells in the Oil & Gas
Development of downhole sensors and systems
Analysis and interpretation of field and lab data
Development of interpretation algorithms and processing
BS in Engineering or Physics + 10 yrs industry experience
MS or PHD +5 yrs industry experience
Knowledge and experience working with cased-hole ultrasonic measurements
Knowledge and experience working with the analysis and processing of ultrasonic measurements
Desired Characteristics:
Industry experience working with field data
Experience with the development and testing of downhole sensors

Houston, TX (Rankin Road)
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Job: Engineering/Technology
Primary Location: North America-United States-Texas-HOUSTON

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