Senior Petrophysicist Reservoir Geology and Petrophysics - Moscow

at Statoil
Location Moscow, Russian Federation
Date Posted November 12, 2017
Category Petrophysicist
Job Type Permanent


Contribute to build an excellent multidisciplinary petroleum technology competence (PTC) team in Moscow

Provide petrophysical expertise for the Moscow PTC team

Perform petrophysical evaluation, follow up logging operation, perform log interpretation and evaluate laboratory results on behalf of Statoil and possibly on behalf of the operators.

Quality control, contribute to, and follow up operator’s petrophysical activities.

The team will follow up the operator on the North Komsomolskoye (NK) test and pilot, and the subsequent Field Development evaluation and decision.

The team will also be responsible for following up the operator of the Kharyaga drilling and production. Kharyaga is a mature carbonate oil field that gives valuable income through production. It is important to work on increasing reserves and oil production.

Other important tasks include data room evaluation and participation in business development activities.

Office based in Moscow.

Some Field visits and visits to research institutes in Siberia may be required.

Qualifications Master or PhD in relevant technical discipline

Minimum 10 years industry experience

Experience with petrophysical interpretation

Good technical knowledge about some of the main Russian oil and gas provinces

Good knowledge of some of the main Russian oil and gas companies

Relevant experience may compensate for formal qualifications

Strong technical skills, ability to work well with others and a desire to make a difference on potentially significant impact opportunities

Solid experience and skills in reservoir simulation

Capable to work with a large amount of data, and present and work with stakeholders, both internal and external

Excellent software skills.

Personal Qualities Ability to work in a multicultural environment and with diverse business cultures.

Effective communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a collaborative environment

Strong interpersonal skills

Well-structured work practices


Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

Flexible and a team worker


Ability and willingness to teach others

Commitment to Statoil ethics and HSE standards

Ability to live by "I am safety" expectations

Enthusiastic about Statoil’s value

We Offer We offer competitive salaries, a general bonus scheme, good pension and insurance schemes and a comprehensive welfare package. Statoil wants to ensure diversity in terms of gender, age and culture.

General Information Make sure that we are able to give your application consideration: Please attach copies of your diplomas, certificates and grades in English or Norwegian (or another Scandinavian language). Applications submitted without such attachments will unfortunately not be evaluated. If you are in the process of completing a degree, please upload an official temporary transcript or other document describing subjects and grades completed to this point.

Our values are to be courageous, open, collaborative and caring. We believe in these qualities, which are essential for building an even stronger Statoil. If you can identify with them, you could be the one to strengthen our team. Candidates are expected to openly offer all relevant information about themselves during the recruitment process.

All permanent and temporary hires will be screened against relevant sanctions lists to ensure compliance with sanctions law and increase security.

Please note that this a local position on local terms and conditions

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