Head Of Geophysics, Uganda

Uganda, Uganda, Uganda
Last update 2024-02-29
Expires 2024-03-29
ID #1948918757
Head Of Geophysics, Uganda
Uganda, Uganda, Uganda,
Modified December 4, 2023


Profil du candidat Qualifications & Experience:Master’s degree (or equivalent) in Geoscience disciplines. Minimum of 12 years of demonstrated experience as Senior Reservoir Geophysicist including: reservoir development of operated asset in Company Exploration & Production Affiliates (well planning - WSOR and delivery), integrated geoscience and reservoir studies in headquarter, seismic QC, seismic processing/inversion, structural interpretation, Time-to-depth conversion, seismic well calibration, uncertainty analysis and reservoir characterization. Experience in Overburden/Cap Rock monitoring is a plus. Successful team management in a context of short deadline. Competencies: Strong coaching and communication skills, strong ability to work in a cross functional environment. Activités Main Duties and Responsibilities: Create, validate and maintain a Geophysics referential and a reference dataset to ensure efficient Geophysical-related workflows – Integration of the new PSDM processing delivered. Contribute to the improvement of the team’s geophysics skills and the coaching of the geophysicists/geoscientists to secure the advancement of the global geophysical work and the technical quality of the work performed by Company geophysicists. Provide technical assurance of the analysis, the interpretation, and the synthesis of the seismic data. Accountable for providing pertinent and valid geophysical input to the documentation & reporting required by the stakeholders. Accountable for providing the geophysical inputs of Well SORs in close collaboration with the geologists, reservoir engineers, Operation Geology & drilling teams (objectives, well trajectory, target box, section TD criteria, data acquisition. Accountable to provide geophysical support during drilling operations. Participate in the decision-making progress to safely deliver the wells and achieve their objectives, markers interpretation, stratigraphical interpretation, lithological assessment. Responsible for identifying, scoping and following-up the geophysical-related studies carried by the technical line in HQ in collaboration with Customer Line Onshore upstream. Accountable for the quality & pertinence of the geophysical data and studies carried out in the Company. Apply the best practice in managing these data, together with the Geoinformation team. Accountable for the well’s results integration during the development drilling campaign to prepare and optimize the design other the next well and/or pads. Responsible for the follow-up of the geophysical activities related to the non-operated asset (Kingsfisher) Contribute to the deployment of geophysical techniques to monitor the cap rock integrity, the acquisition, the processing and the interpretation of the associated data. Transparent technical communication with JV partners and authorities; workshops, presentations, documentation. Propose ideas to reduce the environmental footprint of the Tilenga project. Contexte et environnement A Green Field Project, the Tilenga field is to be found in a remote location in UGANDA near lake Albert with particular sensitive environmental conditions. A challenging project; heavy and waxy oils produced from 31 drilling pads, (with some of them located in a national park) and treated in a Production Center of 200,000bopd oil capacity and 650,000 bld of water treatment capacity. Reservoir pressure maintenance is ensured either by water injection or by polymer water injection depending on the reservoirs characteristics. The project also includes an extended interconnecting network with temperature preservation. Multicultural environment: Contractors are anticipated to be located in various parts of the world. Ugandan rules and regulations, administrative requirements and technical authorizations as well as International codes for onshore plant will apply.

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Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Head of geophysics
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