Senior Development Geologist in Stavanger, Norway

at Acona
Location Stavanger, Norway
Date Posted October 21, 2018
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


Assignment starts: a.s.a.p.
Duration: approx. 15.12.2020
The Senior Development Geologist is responsible to provide geological input into Field Development and Reservoir management for fields on the Wellsite area.

Master’s degree in Geology

Minimum ten years of experience with major NCS operator as development or production geologist
Strong technical background in Reservoir characterisation
Extensive reservoir modelling experience, preferably with Petrel

Works independently, with input from more senior geoscientists in the company
Exhibits strong teamwork, communication and problem-solving skills
Performs reservoir characterization and modelling work, providing input to development, infill drilling opportunities and well planning.
Independently incorporates petrography, biostratigraphy, log character analysis and seismic data to develop interpretation of depositional environment, reservoir quality and facies distributions
In collaboration with multi-disciplinary subsurface group, steers the study of reservoir parameters uncertainty and quantification of its associated risks over field drainage strategy.
Involved in generating and recommending opportunities for further field development to management
Proficient in 3D seismic interpretation techniques and integration into reservoir modelling workflow. Good knowledge of seismic attribute extraction methods and quantitative seismic interpretation, with special focus on conditioning of reservoir properties and architecture and recommendations for future development.
Experienced in the well delivery process, working alongside drilling, completion and production engineers to optimise well design and trajectory and maximise return on investment at the lowest risk.
Participates in peer-based risk and resource estimation processes; ensures such processes are adhered to in conducting his/her evaluations; seeks input from peers to ensure technical high quality is achieved in evaluations
Contributes to further development of the geoscience community in Company, through experience sharing and peer assists

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