Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia
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As one of the world’s largest fully integrated energy enterprises, Saudi Aramco not only looks for individuals who can meet our expectations, but for those individuals who can exceed them. Our intent is to become the world’s leading integrated energy company.
The Red Sea Exploration Department is seeking a top Structural Geologist to join its world-class team.
As the successful candidate you will have experience in 2D and 3D structural restoration in a variety of tectonic terrains, and 2D and 3D structural restoration from prospect to regional scales.
You will have structural geology experience in rift basins, salt tectonic basins, and be able to perform prospect scale trap analysis including of faults, map QC , and corrections.
As the successful candidate you will have a bachelor’s degree in geology, or a related science. A M.S. or Ph.D. in geology or structural geology is preferred.
You will have 10+ years of industry experience with a major international oil company or industry leading company.
A working knowledge of geomechanics and wellbore stability analysis is advantageous
You will be required to perform the following:
Serve as a consultant to management, and act as a technical expert to assigned professionals as required to satisfactorily perform work assignments.
Conduct applied research within area of specialization to provide new means of solving geological problems. Prepare oral and written reports, and present the results of studies for review by management.
Analyze regional stratigraphic and structural framework to determine potential and risk of future prospective regional trends.
Utilize interdisciplinary data, build integrated earth models to improve visualization, optimize drilling, and help Reservoir Simulation and Reserves groups.
Attend meetings and conferences related to their specific geological discipline to ensure that the most current methods and techniques are applied to develop solutions to the problems encountered in Saudi Arabia.
Saudi Aramco is a world leader in integrated energy and chemicals. We are driven by the core belief that energy is opportunity. From producing approximately one in every eight barrels of the world’s crude oil supply to developing new energy technologies, our global team is dedicated to creating positive impact in all that we do. We focus on making our resources more sustainable and more useful. This promotes long-term economic growth and prosperity around the world. Saudi Aramco subsidiaries and affiliates have operated in the U.S. for more than 60 years.
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