Sr Geophysicist (QA/QC Special Projects) in Qatar

at Orion Group
Location Qatar
Date Posted July 4, 2018
Category Geophysicist
Job Type Permanent


We currently have a potential opportunity for a Sr. Geophysicist (QA/QC Special Projects) to join our client, a major Oil & Gas company in Qatar.Senior Geophysicist (QA/QC Special Projects) with specialist knowledge of land and marine seismic acquisition and processing.Understanding of current land and marine seismic processing algorithms, time and depth imaging, inversion, fracture and amplitude analysis.Proven experience of carbonate reservoirs. Proficient in use of R5000 software suite.Excellent, proven special project management skills (technical specification, QA/QC, timing and budget) and customer focus. Very good skills in the presentation and documentation of project results. Mentoring, training and advising of young geoscientists/engineers and less experienced staff. MSc or PhD Geophysics preferred.Responsibilities / essential functions:Provide specialist geophysical service specifically:Technical monitoring and QA/QC for all internal and externally sourced geophysical projects, (seismic processing and reprocessing, amplitude/AVO analysis, depth imaging, inversion).Linkage between the QP subsurface community and the geophysical specialists in the external technology providers.Providing technical expertise and advice in the above areas to the QP subsurface teams.Key Responsibilities:Preparation of technical specifications and budget of special projects. Active monitoring and management of special projects so that technical QA/QC, timing and budgetary requirements are satisfied.Single point of contact with third party contractors on assigned projects.Communicating project status and providing regular technical peer reviews internally.Maintaining up to date knowledge of contractor’s geophysical capabilities.Ensuring all projects are tendered and contracts awarded in accordance with QP procedures.Required qualifications, experience and expertise:Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Geoscience or Engineering.20 years of work experience in the Oil and Gas industry, with at least 15 years of experience conducting geophysical studies/operations.Specialist knowledge of land seismic acquisition and processing.Experience with VSP acquisition and processing. Our role in supporting diversity and inclusionAs an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.

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