US Houston: Associate Geoscientist I/ II in Houston, United States

at Halliburton
Location Houston, United States
Date Posted October 31, 2018
Category Geophysicist
Job Type Permanent


We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.
Under broad direction, an Analyst I applies advanced knowledge gained via a STEM degree and internal training to perform detailed analyses of highly-specialized sensor data in one or two of the following areas: production, nuclear spectroscopy, acoustics and electromagnetics. This data is obtained from hydrocarbon reservoirs. The analyses are performed using highly specialized scientific methods such as interpreting algorithms and workflows that translate the measured data into hydrocarbon reservoir rock and fluid properties. The Analyst I compiles the resulting analyses and their findings in a report that is provided to oil and gas company customers. They use discretion in selecting the parameters used in the analyses that they perform and to determine if there are quality issues with the sensor data. Their customers are geoscientists (petrophysicists, geologists, geophysicists) and engineers (reservoir engineers, completion engineers, production engineers) who use the analyses and findings provided to make decisions on if, and how the oil and gas companies develop their hydrocarbon reservoirs. An Analyst I’s focus is on analyzing data from a single sensor type while they develop their analyses skills. They are frequently involved in customer engagements to review their analyses and findings, but have minimal involvement in business development activities. 
Communication skills must include effective verbal, written, and listening skills.
Manage own time to perform the accountabilities of required job duties.
Completion of an undergraduate degree in a STEM discipline is required
Prior internship experience preferred
Computer programming courses a plus
Experience with Matlab/Python a plus
Candidates having qualifications that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for higher level roles given (1) their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and/or (3) business needs. Depending on education, experience, and skill level, a variety of job opportunities might be available, including  Associate Geoscientist I and  Associate Geoscientist II
Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E., Houston, Texas, 77032, United States
Job Details
Requisition Number: 66666  
Experience Level: Entry-Level 
Job Family: Operations 
Product Service Line: Wireline and Perforating  
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time
Additional Locations for this position: 
Compensation Information
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

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