SPECIALIST SEISMIC INTERPRETATION in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

at WTS Energy
Location Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Date Posted October 29, 2018
Category Geophysicist
Job Type Permanent

Description

JOB PURPOSE :

THE COMPANY technical authority; in the area of Seismic interpretation. Providing guidelines and directions to all assets on geophysical interpretation, 4D seismic /seismic inversion and associated reservoir characterization and mapping. Defines and updates workflows, methodologies and procedures in alignment with industry best practices.
Provide technical support, advisory and training to THE COMPANY staff, Acts as technical authority in domain of seismic interpretation.
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:
Job Specific Accountabilities
Accountability1
Represents technical authority for Seismic interpretation in THE COMPANY.
Defines standards for Seismic interpretation across THE COMPANY Asset Teams through the development of Standard Operating Procedures(SOPs).
Supports assets in determining opportunities to develop studies to assist with reservoir characterization and surface-subsurface integration.
Supports assets in determining opportunities to develop studies to assist with reservoir characterisation and surface-subsurface integration.
Lead Seismic Fitness and Futures for the Region to develop the seismic strategy and processing plans for the region
Pro-actively provide advice when potential activities are discussed and feedback to the Area Managers to aid resource and budget planning

Accountability2
Identifies challenges across all assets and implements new technologies and workflows related to seismic interpretation.
Captures lessons learned and best-practices related to seismic interpretation, and ensures their communication and consistency across assets.
Participates directly and indirectly in technical staff development related to seismic interpretation (training, coaching, career development)
Maintain professional and technical knowledge within the THE COMPANY.
Support less experienced team members with technical help and advice in their roles as project QA geophysicists, and with their hands-on processing tasks.
Support and coach THE COMPANY staff in seismic Interpretation data issues.
Help coordinate and potentially deliver training programmes for junior staff members.
Participate actively in partner meetings at asset request.
Present project progress or reviews internally and participates actively in external workshops or conferences in Region.
Accountable for the THE COMPANY Seismic Technology Strategy and Plan
Support and Direct the implementation of the Seismic Technology Strategy and Plan in the THE COMPANY, provide Technical support and advice to the Reservoir Management teams within the JV and the BP Global Seismic Community as required in support of their business & technical objectives
Maintain professional and technical knowledge within the THE COMPANY.
Support less experienced team members with technical help and advice in their roles as project QA geophysicists, and with their hands-on processing tasks.
Support and coach THE COMPANY staff in seismic processing and seismic data issues.
Help coordinate and potentially deliver training programmes for junior staff members.

QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
Minimum Qualification
PhD/MSc on Seismic Interpretation/processing related subject
Minimum Experience & Knowledge & Skills
BSc degree or higher qualification in Geoscience, engineering or related discipline. At least20 years of relevant Applied Geoscience experience, incl recent land seismic Acquisition, processing experience/4D seismic, including contractor QA/QC, as well as experience with hands-on processing.

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