Senior Geophysicist - Stavanger

at Faroe Petroleum Norge AS
Location Stavanger, Norway
Date Posted February 9, 2017
Category Geophysicist
Job Type Permanent
Min. Years Experience Required 10


Job description

 Main responsibilities

  • Generate and mature exploration, appraisal and infill opportunities into drillable targets,
  • Conduct detailed seismic interpretation and geophysical analysis
  • Mature and improve the company’s licence portfolio through licensing rounds and business development
  • As part of a team, carry out project work, including peer reviews and the mentoring and assessment of the quality of others work

Required experience

  • Minimum of 10 years of recent experience working in a technical role
  • Educated to at least a BSc level in a relevant subject
  • A proven track record in prospect generation and discovering hydrocarbons
  • Detailed knowledge of a recognised interpretation workstation
  • Specialist skills in seismic attributes, well ties, AVO, inversion, depth conversion and rock physics
  • Detailed understanding of risk and all factors effecting volumetric and reserves estimation
  • Excellent written and presentation skills

Other advantageous experience

  • Experience of development and production geophysics
  • Familiarity with seismic acquisition and processing
  • Authoring of licence round applications
  • Experience of 4D seismic interpretation and other specialist methods
  • Integration of geological data including structural, biostratigraphy, sedimentology and well correlation
  • Well planning and execution
  • Regional experience from offshore northwest Europe and in particular UK and Norway

Personal qualities

  • A team player with a genuine interest in working with technical challenges
  • Creative, self-starting, flexible and enthusiastic

We offer


  • An exciting job in a company with high activity and great ambitions for the future
  • Great colleagues in a good working environment in Stavanger
  • Possibilities for both personal and professional growth
  • Competitive terms and conditions

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