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

at General Electric
Location Houston, United States
Date Posted March 30, 2019
Category Petrophysicist
Job Type Permanent


Role Summary:
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Role Summary:

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
Desired Characteristics:
Industry experience working with field data
Knowledge and experience working with cased-hole ultrasonic measurements
Knowledge and experience working with the analysis and processing of ultrasonic measurements
Experience with the development and testing of downhole sensors

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Locations: United States; Texas; HOUSTON
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.

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