Senior Petroleum Geologist in Dallas, United States

at DeGolyer and MacNaughton
Location Dallas, United States
Date Posted October 9, 2018
Category Petroleum Engineer
Job Type Permanent


Subsurface mapping: Build 2–D and 3–D static models of original hydrocarbon in place for use in reserves and resources estimation, including structural and stratigraphic interpretations and lithostratigraphic and chronostratigraphic correlation.
Evaluate data and interpretations for uncertainty and apply that knowledge under PRMS and SEC definitions in a consistent and precise manner.
Fundamental log analysis and seismic interpretation.
Integrate data from multiple and disparate sources (e.g., client data, literature) to create a coherent and accurate geologic assessment of reservoirs, traps, and fluid types.
Lead an integrated, multi-disciplined team of professional and support staff, managing multiple project assignments simultaneously within firm deadlines.
Train and mentor less senior staff.
Prepare and deliver training seminars to clients and staff.
Present and discuss geologic interpretations with clients, including presenting and defending work completed by others.
Minimum Requirements:
Master’s degree in Geology plus 10+ years of relevant oil and gas experience.
Demonstrated extensive experience with reservoir-mapping software (e.g., Petrel®).
Ability and willingness to travel, both domestic and international.
International experience is a plus, and familiarity with international reserves and resources definition systems is desired.
U.S. work authorization required.
DeGolyer and MacNaughton offers excellent benefits and compensation.

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