Resource Geomodeller

Saudi Arabia

Resource Geomodeller

Location: Saudi Arabia

Permanent Position

Seeking a senior hydrocarbon resource Geomodeller to join Exploration Resource Assessment Dept, who will have specialized expertise in multiple integrated geoscience disciplines to assess hydrocarbon resources using industry standard methods, definitions and guidelines (PRMS). Integration of multidisciplinary data plays a critical role in volumetric assessments to book or update reserves and resources.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • The candidate will be required to perform the following:
  • Conduct 2D and 3D volumetric resource assessments
  • Integrate multidisciplinary data to assess hydrocarbon resources
  • Map fluid surfaces and distribution
  • Run data analysis and data quality validation throughout different property modelling workflows
  • Conduct geostatistical analyses to be utilized in 3D modelling
  • QC and validate 3D static models and relevant outputs
  • Apply the latest technology and efficient workflows to generate resource assessment work process
  • Collaborate with resource petrophysicists, geoscientists and engineers conduct accurate assessments
  • Design and implement new tools and techniques to improve the quality and efficiency of 3D modelling processes.
  • Train, mentor and develop the young professionals on relevant skills

Minimum Requirements

  • As a successful candidate, you will hold a Bachelor Degree in Geosciences or related field (e.g., Geology, Geophysics, Petrophysics or other related science and engineering fields) is required. An advanced degree is preferred.
  • You will have a minimum of 15 years of experience. At least 5-10 years of professional experience in 3D static modelling, including an extensive formal experience in 2D and 3D modelling and resource assessment related studies is desirable.
  • Strong problem-solving capabilities
  • Experience in conventional and unconventional reservoirs with respect to reservoir characterization and 3D modelling.
  • Proficiency in the modelling software packages such as Petrel, Openworks, Gocad, RMS
  • Knowledge in structural geology, sequence stratigraphy, carbonate and clastic depositional environments and facies development
  • Understanding of petrophysical data evaluation
  • Good understanding of industry guidelines and Petroleum Resources Management System (PRMS)
  • Good communication, report writing and presentation skills in English.

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