Senior Reservoir Geologist - Oslo, Norway

Location Oslo - Corporate Office, Norway
Date Posted June 14, 2017
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


Job description

To strengthen its Corporate Subsurface Team, DNO is looking for an experienced Reservoir Geologist and geomodeller to support in the appraisal and development of DNO’s main producing assets.

Key Responsibilities

  • Construct 3D reservoir structural and property models of DNO’s main producing assets and other projects
  • Steer integrated subsurface team to provide input for static reservoir model construction
  • Integrate new wells, geologic, geophysical, petrophysical and dynamic data in the reservoir model
  • Volumetric calculations
  • Seismic interpretation in structurally complex areas
  • Experienced Petrel user
  • Engagement in ongoing geological studies with the corporate subsurface group

Required Qualifications and Experience

Ideally MSc in Geology or Geophysics or, as minimum BS degree in Geology or Geophysics.

  • 10+ year experience in the E&P Industry
  • Specialist within the discipline of analysis and reservoir modelling of fractured carbonates
  • Experienced in reservoir characterization of carbonate reservoirs through cores and well logs
  • Understanding of key carbonate subsurface uncertainties and its impact to the reservoir behavior
  • Good understanding of static reservoir characterization and 3D structural modelling techniques, experience in structural modelling in compressional settings is a preference
  • Fracture modelling experience
  • Experienced user of Petrel especially structural and petrophysical modeling processes.
  • Experienced in seismic interpretation, performing well ties and general understanding of velocity modeling
  • Knowledge and understanding of other subsurface disciplines

Key Attributes

  • Significant technical competency and high standards in quality of work delivered
  • Independent worker, pro-active and self-motivated
  • Strong workstation skills, expertise with modelling software Petrel, ability to learn new software
  • Flexible, adaptable, problem solving, resourceful
  • Good interpersonal, presentation, communication and reporting skills (fluency in verbal and written English language), including recognition of local cultural requirements
  • Ability to work independently, in team and across functional groups
  • Initiative and desire to learn and expand within role
  • Moderate business travel required

We offer

  • Work in an international company with growth ambitions
  • Work with high-skilled team
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Centrally placed offices at Aker Brygge

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