Skills: Software Specialist
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.
Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of Global New Ventures GIS Technologist located in Houston, TX through April 30, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).
This position is to the GIS data management and project support the Global New Ventures team. The team is made up of senior earth scientists who work on projects across the globe to raise exploration resource opportunities for Chevron.
Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:
The position also has a facilitation component, as the position will conduction basin evaluation workshops.
Attention to detail, a highly organized approach to work problems, and the ability to multi-task are essential traits given the large
volume of team based assessments. There is a significant component of project support, building GIS projects to support evaluation teams, finding and incorporating data and providing support for high end GIS workflows to the user group.
Job tasks will range from ad-hoc team/user support, to building regional projects map based projects,
data organization schemes for GIS systems and database maintenance and GIS based workshop facilitation.
The candidate must have data investigation and QC skills to enable delivery of reliable
interpretation projects to the Global New Ventures teams.
- Minimum of a Bachelor's degree
- 5 years minimum experience in GIS and data management
- Familiarity with well data and petrophysical outputs
- Extensive experience with ArcGIS for the management of maps and spatial data
- Capability to correct for geographic projection changes is critical
- Coding abilities (python, VBA, etc.) are desired to help solve data transfer and conditioning problems
- Proficient in accessing OpenWorks, Petrel, Petra, IHS, Woodmac or equivalent data sourcesme
Relocation will not be considered.
Expatriate assignments will not be considered.
Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.
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Nearest Major Market: Houston
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