Senior Geologist - Exploration in Lysaker, Norway

at Aker Energy AS
Location Lysaker, Norway
Date Posted February 26, 2019
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


Our Exploration team is looking for a Senior Geologist to strengthen our organisation in Oslo, Norway, by supporting the development of our oil discovery offshore in Ghana. In this role you will analyse, interpret, and integrate broad data sets (seismic, rock physics, core, petrophysics, structural, sedimentology, stratigraphy and dynamic data) for prospect evaluation and maturation.
Responsibilities and tasks:
Responsibilities and tasks include but are not limited to:
Ensuring high quality geological analysis by the teams with compliance and consistency to company system standards
Seismic interpretation using Petrel or Kingdom software
Geological correlations
Regional geological studies and play map generation
Prospect evaluation and maturation
Identifying and managing key subsurface uncertainties
Participating in all technical milestone meetings with stakeholders in order to update management with solution on key issues for approval of strategic objectives
Follow-up exploration and appraisal drilling
Creating reports/summaries to document the project and communicating with other professionals in the field
Ensuring contractor systems are reviewed and signed off as appropriate (e.g. work practices, competencies, and risk analysis meets or exceeds documentation)
Mentoring and developing young G&G; staff, regarding technical competence and broader relationship management skills
Qualifications & personal attributes:
Master of Science or PhD in Geology
5+ years' industry experience from exploration activity
Previous experience from an oil and gas operator company
Experience in three or more of the following: Seismic Interpretation, Petrophysics, Basin Analysis, Sedimentology, Structural Geology, Stratigraphy, or Prospect Evaluation
Experience from deep-water depositional environments
Ability to integrate data from different disciplines
Dedicated team player
Fluency in English
Proactive, creative, and efficient
Positive attitude and good communication skills
We offer:
We offer opportunities to learn and challenge yourself or to mentor others
Flexible employee package that can be adjusted to suit the changing needs of your life
Competitive compensation program
Contact information:
For further information please contact:
Elisabeth Ferreira, Senior Consultant, NES Advantage Solutions, tel: +47 952 29 352
NES Advantage Solutions is Aker Energy's recruitment partner.

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