Senior Petrophysicists in Stavanger, Norway

at Aker BP ASA
Location Stavanger, Norway
Date Posted January 11, 2018
Category Petrophysicist
Job Type Permanent


Several positions as Senior Petrophysicist are open and linked to both operated and non-operated assets, in production or in planning phase.The chosen candidates will be joining AkerBPs team of petrophysicists either in Oslo, Trondheim or Stavanger. AkerBPs petrophysics team deliver important analysis to both exploration and reservoir development. The team interfaces with other technical disciplines on a daily basis and provide them with advice and interpretations on rock properties and physics. It is therefore necessary that the candidates are good team workers and able to interface other disciplines such as geology, geophysics, reservoir engineering and drilling. The candidate should also be able to actively seek advice and perspectives from colleagues and leaders within own section, as well as contribute to AkerBPs excellence. All work within the candidates area of responsibility is expected to be planned and executed safely and efficiently.
Interpret CCA and LWD/WL log data and deliver standard property data (users: ResDev, Exploration, Well Planning). Topics such as shaly sands and thinbed analysis is considered as a standard skillset. Knowledge of this is a minimumInterpret SCAL data for parametrization of above mentioned interpretationInterpret SCAL data and deliver Saturation Height Functions to geomodelersRock Physics analysis (synthetic data and fluid substitution) to exploration and ILX activitiesComplete Offset well studies and deliver input to Blow Out Analysis and well planningDesign data acquisition programs for exploration, appraisal and reservoir development. Support real time operation and decision-makingDevelop full understanding of remaining reservoir opportunities that could be economically justified in an effort to maximize production and value from the fieldContribute to the Petrophysics network with new perspectives, new methods and new codeCoaching and mentoring of junior staff
M.Sc or Ph.d in subsurface discipline or mathematics/physics10 years of petrophysics experience. Experience from operating oil companyWorking knowledge of Geology, Geophysics, Reservoir Engineering as well as Drilling in order to interface other disciplines in discussions Basic understanding of uncertaintySoftware skills within Techlog and/or GeologPython and/or C++/Fortran/Loglan coding skills are considered as an advantage
College / University, Master's degree
Personal qualities
Behavior in accordance with Aker BP values; Søkende, Ansvarlig, Forutsigbar, Engasjert, Respektfull

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