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Senior Characterization Geologist

The Conoco Phillips Company

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Senior Reservoir Characterization Geologist Apply Add to Cart Job ID: 00UJD Category: Geosciences Location: Midland, TX Who We Are We are one of the world's largest independent exploration and production companies, based on proved reserves and production of liquids and natural gas. With operations and activities in 15 countries, we explore for, develop, and produce crude oil and natural gas globally. We are challenged with an important job to safely find and deliver energy to the world. Our employees are critical to our success, and with them we power civilization. We're grounded by our SPIRIT Values - safety, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation, and teamwork. These values position us to deliver strong performance in a dynamic business - but not at all costs. We believe it's not just what we do - it's how we do it - that sets us apart. We strive to make a significant difference in the communities where we live and operate. We create an inclusive environment that values all voices and opinions. Together, the different backgrounds, experiences, ideas, and perspectives of our employees drive our success. Permian Overview ConocoPhillips and its heritage companies have operated in the Permian Basin for almost 100 years. Across New Mexico and Texas, the company holds conventional positions in the Northwest Shelf and Central Basin Platform, and an unconventional position in the Delaware Basin. At year-end 2020, the company held about 750 thousand net acres across the basin, with net production of 85 thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day. ConocoPhillips is committed to being an innovative and environmentally responsible operator, and the new technologies and practices that it is using in this area exemplify that. In January 2021, ConocoPhillips completed the acquisition of Concho Resources Inc., greatly expanding the company's position in the Permian Basin. The addition of 550,000 net acres complements the company's position in the Delaware and Midland Basins and created a sizeable Permian presence. Description The Midland Basin Reservoir Characterization Team is seeking a Senior or Staff Geologist who will report to the Reservoir Characterization Supervisor and be an integral part of the Reservoir Characterization Team. The Reservoir Characterization is charged with working various subsurface problems in Midland Basin including spacing/stacking, completion design, and parent-child well interference. The position is supported by a highly qualified group of geoscience professionals, including geoscience technicians, a geophysicist, a petrophysicist and a data scientist. If you are selected as the Reservoir Characterization Geologist, you will work a variety of short- and long-term projects with varying urgency. You will work closely with other members of the team on time-critical assignments. You will present material to various levels of the organization up to asset VPs and President. The ability to effectively communicate recommendations to leaders is essential. Your responsibilities may include: Aspects of subsurface activity associated with the development program including: Full field development and subsurface strategies Acreage prioritization Geomodeling Core analysis and rock typing Depositional models Regional and local geologic studies Support of business development opportunities Subsurface data acquisition program and quality control Database management Knowledge share Support piloting strategy and development plans through landing target analysis, reservoir quality evaluation, fluid and reservoir pressure characterization, structural risk evaluation Analyze and integrating traded data as well as OBO and competitor data to reduce uncertainties and influence development plans Conduct post well analysis in collaboration with ops geos and drilling engineer and reporting same to management Data acquisition, analysis, and integration using data analytics to reduce the subsurface uncertainties and drive the development program optimization Basic/Required: Must be legally authorized to work in the United States as a U.S. citizen or national, or an alien admitted as a permanent resident, refugee or asylee Must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination, by date of hire to be considered. Proof of vaccination, or ConocoPhillips approved accommodation, required Master's degree or higher in Geoscience or foreign equivalent 7+ years of experience in the oil and gas industry Preferred: 1+ years of experience in unconventional resource plays Proficiency in each of the following: Stratigraphy Structural interpretation Regional evaluation and play fairway mapping Subsurface uncertainty and risk analysis Volumetrics Well tops and correlation Data collection techniques/implementation and integration Takes ownership of actions and follows through on dedications by holding others accountable and standing up for what's right Delivers results through realistic planning to accomplish goals Builds effective solutions based on available information and makes timely decisions that are safe and ethical To be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date ofNovember 30, 2021. Candidates for this U.S. position must be a U.S. citizen or national, or an alien admitted as permanent resident, refugee or asylee. Individuals with temporary visas such as A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, L, M, NATO, O, P, Q, R or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization in the United States now or in the future, are not eligible for hire. ConocoPhillips is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, gender identity, or expression, genetic information, or any other legally protected status. #LICK Apply Share this job

Job details
Date posted
30 Nov 2021
Science, Technology & Environment
Enviro/Geo Testing & Analysis
$170k ~ $194k
Contract type
Work type
Full Time
Job mode
Standard hours
Career level
Experienced Non-Manager
Desired education level
Master's Degree
Work Authorisation
Australian Citizen / Permanent Resident

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