Company: Qatar Petroleum
Skills: Geophysicist
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Qatar
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Department
NON-OPERATED OIL DEVELOPMENT

Title
SR. GEOPHYSICIST

Primary Purpose of Job
To monitor, control and supervise the geophysical activities of PSA companies working in Qatar. To advise and direct geophysical responsibilities related to activities for oil & gas reservoirs in PSA companies. To interpret and evaluate seismic data to produce analyzed reports, maps and brief studies. To maintain geophysical archives and provides input to management. To carry out independent studies and to review and assess geophysical studies and reports carried out by PSA Companies.

Education
B.Sc. degree in Geology or Geophysics with extensive petroleum geology training. Should be computer literate and have extensive experience working on seismic acquisition, processing, interpretation, mapping, and geo-modeling software. MSc is preferred.

Experience & Skills
15 years experience as a Geophysicist with a broad knowledge in all aspects of geophysics, exploration and seismic interpretation. Supervisory experience of 2 to 3 years is required. Reservoir geology, field development as well as integrated study experience will be a definite advantageDue to the complex nature of the job, expected to work independently with minimum supervision in accordance with QP approved department policies, guidelines and procedures. Work related to other departments and foreign companies must be reviewed and approved by supervisor.Required to be a recognized authority in his discipline with detailed academic knowledge integrated with significant practical experience. In addition, the incumbent is required to have an in-depth knowledge of the other disciplines within the department.A fundamental pre-requisite of the job is a comprehensive understanding and a clear demonstrable ability to optimally handle uncertainty.Be fully conversant and have good working knowledge of all relevant software applications in his discipline. Additionally, a working understanding of the software used by the other disciplines in the team is required.Be able to communicate effectively with the other disciplines identifying what information at what time and at what accuracy is required.Have a proven ability to work effectively in teams.The ability to identify the key leveraging variables in complex situations frequently involving multiple disciplines.Manage the sub-surface uncertainties through the anticipation of alternatives, quantifying exposure and maximising reward.Due to the operational nature of the position, the incumbent may be on site, or on call, for extended periods. The incumbent will need the mental rigour to deal with frequent disruptions outside working hours and to make optimal operational decisions regardless of the nature or timing of the disruption.
 

Qatar Petroleum is an integrated national oil company (NOC) responsible for the sustainable development of the oil and gas industry in Qatar and beyond.


Qatar Petroleum’s activities encompass the entire spectrum of the oil and gas value chain locally, regionally, and internationally, and include the exploration, refining, production, marketing and sales of oil and gas, liquefied natural gas (LNG), natural gas liquids (NGL), gas to liquids (GTL) products, refined products, petrochemicals, fertilizers, steel and aluminum.
Qatar Petroleum is committed to contribute to a better future by meeting today’s economic needs, while safeguarding our environment and resources for generations to come. Thriving on innovation and excellence, Qatar Petroleum is bound to the highest levels of sustainable human, socio-economic, and environmental development in Qatar and beyond.


For more information, please visit www.qp.com.qa