at Qatar Petroleum
Location Qatar
Date Posted January 17, 2019
Category Geophysicist
Job Type Permanent


Plan, supervise, coordinate and control the collection, analysis and evaluation of geophysical data for well and reservoir

studies in order to generate appropriate field development plans. Provide geophysical support for QP oil fields. Conduct

reservoir management activities. Participate in interdisciplinary reservoir study teams. Develop and mentor less

experienced staff. Review technical work performed by geophysicists.

Experience & Skills

Prefer 15 years work experience in the Oil and Gas industry, with at least 10 years experience conducting geophysical


Experience in carbonate reservoirs.

Have good knowledge of economic aspects of a project.

Good knowledge of stratigraphy/structural geologic principles.

Experience in statistical and pattern recognition techniques (Neural networks, fuzzy logic, and multivariate analysis)

techniques.Experience with seismic and VSP acquisition and processing.

Must have experience/knowledge of current computer software for geophysical applications.

Must have strong teamwork skills, and it would be an advantage to have experience working in a multicultural environment.

Experience working in integrated asset team environment.

Must be able to communicate effectively with peers, less experienced staff, field staff, contractors and management.

Must have experience mentoring less experienced staff.

Experienced development geophysicist with strong structural interpretation and integrated quantitative interpretation (QI)

capabilities to conduct reservoir characterization studies for the next generation Dukhan field static model build and

business plan. Capability to generate timely, high quality seismic interpretation, reservoir characterization and integrated

quantitative interpretation products (intermediate QC and final) for the currently ongoing full field 3D Seismic PSDM

reprocessing study.

Excellent teamwork skills with successful experience in multi-disciplinary, multi-cultural reservoir study teams.

Assertive communicator and innovator able to influence management decisions.

Leads in on-the job coaching and development of Qatari staff in the discipline.

Strong in QP values : Safety, Integrity, Excellence, Collaboration, Respect and Responsibility.


Minimum of a BSc in Geophysics or Geology is required.

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