Saudi Aramco Careers

Seismic Petrophysicist

Saudi Arabia
expl. & p.e. advanced research center geoscience


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1408471

Req Number: 16825BR

Position Description:
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 and chemicals company.

The Geophysical Imaging Department is actively seeking a Seismic Petrophysicist to join its world-class team.

As the successful candidate you will have extensive experience in formation evaluation in conventional and unconventional reservoirs, single and multi-well petrophysics and core-log integration.

You will have experience in borehole sonic processing and should be aware of the latest sonic tools. You will be well versed in a wide range of petrophysical techniques and log data types such as sonic, image logs, NMR and other latest logging technology.

Minimum Requirements:
As the successful candidate, you will hold a bachelor’s degree in geophysics or alternative disciplines including physics, geology or engineering.

You will have a minimum of 8 years hands-on experience in petrophysics either for a major operator or a service company.

Have a broad work experience from different regions, countries, and different types of reservoirs. Experience in GeoLog and Techlog would be advantageous.

Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be required to perform the following:-

Handle projects with a large number of wells and deliver results within tight deadlines.

Work within a multidisciplinary team, be able to integrate logs and seismic data, seismic-well ties, saturation height modeling geomechanics, rock typing and formation test data.

Conduct log predictions using different statistical techniques such as neural network, fuzzy logic, multi-linear regressions, and python scripting.

Function in a leadership-based role, mentoring and training less experienced colleagues, and providing structured training as required.

About us:
Saudi Aramco’s Exploration & Producing (E&P) business line oversees the world’s largest reserves of conventional crude oil, and the fourth-largest reserves of natural gas. The Company’s reserves portfolio include Ghawar, the world’s largest onshore oil field, and Safaniya, the largest offshore field. Company geologists are actively seeking additional reserves in many areas of the Kingdom, offshore in the Gulf and the Red Sea and onshore in the deserts and mountains. Petroleum engineers and earth scientists in E&P work with cutting-edge technology to manage and produce these reserves, including 3D visualization, reservoir simulation and remote geosteering of multilateral wells. The Company’s Exploration and Petroleum Engineering Center, or EXPEC, is home to one of the industry’s most powerful computer centers. Research and development into subsurface upstream technology is conducted at the EXPEC Advanced Research Center. For more than two decades in a row, Saudi Aramco has been ranked the No. 1 oil company in the world by Petroleum Intelligence Weekly, a testament to the dedication and professionalism of the men and women of Exploration & Producing.