SENIOR GEOPHYSICIST in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

at WTS Energy
Location Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Date Posted June 25, 2018
Category Geophysicist
Job Type Permanent


Leads appraisal and interpretation of geophysical data and performs highly specialized seismic interpretation assignments including seismic geometries,facies and sequences; generating synthetic seismograms and performing seismic towell tie; Identify potential plays, prospects and redevelopment opportunities by integrating seismic data with other subsurface field data. Perform time to depth conversion and volumetric uncertainty analysis. Advise on effective fieldsurveys and processing parameters. Ensures timely reporting of geophysical interpretation assignments and work closely with other members of assigned teamto identify hydrocarbon accumulations. Support well planning and monitor drilling operation using expertise geophysical knowledge. Coach young Geophysicists and advise on careerdevelopment.


Accountable for validation of seismic interpretationdatabase and all other relevant geophysical dataset.
Responsible in carrying out seismic interpretationand mapping for field development plans, full field reviews, for appraisal anddevelopment drilling, as well as support reservoir surveillance activitieswhere appropriate.
Lead the integration of geological concepts withgeophysical data in the context of field development.
Identify new opportunities to add value to new andexisting projects/assets.
Present subsurface geophysical interpretationresults for field reviews, and prepare well proposals, end of well reports andsimilar technical documentation.
Responsible for developing the skill sets of morejunior geophysicists.

Minimum Qualification
BachelorDegree in Geophysics/Geology and related disciplines
Minimum Experience & Knowledge & Skills
8-10 years experience in geophysics, 2D and 3D data interpretation and computerapplications in geophysical studies.
Very good knowledge of English.

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