Location: Norway - Stavanger Job Status: Permanent Start Date: ASAP Interview Date: ASAP Open To: All Nationalities Job Overview: A leading InternationalMessage 1 of 1 , Sep 17, 2008View SourceLocation: Norway - Stavanger
Job Status: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Interview Date: ASAP
Open To: All Nationalities
Job Overview: A leading International Technology and Services
Company in the Oil and Gas industry is seeking a Senior Geoscience
Workflow Consultant to support their growing geoscience business in
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Working for a Company that is at the forefront of innovative and
integrated software solutions, consulting solutions and project
management services, you will become proficient in a large suite of
leading edge technologies, whilst working on the ground floor with
the oil company users, improving their geoscience workflows.
The Company's established technology solutions span exploration,
production, drilling, business decision analysis and information
management. Their Consulting Group integrates expertise and processes
with advanced technologies, real-time workflows and robust
information management processes, to maximize production and deliver
enhanced value to their clients.
All to often, users do not know how to exploit fully the technologies
they own. With proven experience in the use of geophysical and/or
geological applications and a strong knowledge of industry workflows
and `oil life cycle', your role will be to help them to do so.
Working on site at an oil company client, you will build
relationships with the geoscience community, becoming in effect part
of their asset team, understanding their workflows and the technical
constraints and challenges they face. You will be proactive in
demonstrating how to overcome these challenges and champion
innovative working practices that maximizes the value of their
Responsibilities: Reporting to the Operations Manager Sub-
Surface this role encompasses many functions including:
Ø Become proficient in the Company's portfolio of geological,
geophysical and data management technologies. Full training will be
provided where required.
Ø Become proficient in the Company's implementation methodology
Ø Identify and build close relationships with the Client's
Ø Become the trusted advisor for all geoscience workflow
matters at the client site.
Ø Ascertain your client's current geoscience workflows and
devise a strategy to improve their workflow to maximize value.
Ø Be proactive in promoting the improved workflow capabilities
to the Asset Team members and other geoscience groups.
Ø Identify and document additional geoscience technologies
required, help manage their implementation, build into their workflow
and promote within.
Ø Provide advice and guidance for moderately complex problems
relating to the operational use of their geological and geophysical
Ø Proactively transfer knowledge regarding technology updates
and new product information to the geoscientists, and from the
geoscientists back to relevant company personnel.
Ø Act in a professional and timely manner, ensuring client
satisfaction is achieved at every point in the delivery of your
Ø Develop professional relationships with team members,
clients, and industry contacts.
This is an outstanding opportunity offering immense scope for a self-
motivated individual with a strong geoscience background to develop
and demonstrate good consulting and management skills. It offers
excellent career progression opportunities within this expanding
company. The Company will assist in organizing all work permits/visas
Preferences: The successful candidate will have:
· A degree in an Earth Science or related subject essential -
preferably in Geophysics or Geology.
· Some knowledge of any of the Landmark's G&G applications is
essential e.g. OpenWorks, SeisWorks, StratWorks, SynTool, Zmap.
Experience may be working with, or supporting the application or
providing training in the application. Understanding or knowledge on
Landmark's latest technology like DecisionSpace PowerView,
WellSeismicFusion and GeoProbe is an advantage.
· Experience of other industry G&G applications advantageous.
· Excellent understanding of the full oil-life cycle,
especially of the G&G workflow essential.
· Highly analytical with the ability to resolve complex
problems and articulate the solution effectively essential.
· Strong project management skills, with the ability to work to
deadlines, and conclude projects successfully essential.
· Previous experience in a consultancy role, in assessing
technical requirements and the ability to succinctly convey into
concise recommendations highly desirable.
· Good practical understanding of oil company data management
· Comfortable working in a UNIX/LINUX system environment.
· Good interpersonal and organisational skills required;
adaptable, with a high degree of initiative. Must be able to handle
· Self-motivated and excellent team player, with the ability to
work with all levels within the Company and Client, to accomplish
· The ability to project confidence to your Client.
· Ambitious and assertive ability to make bold
recommendations and drive successful projects.
· Highly disciplined with strong attention to detail.
· Fluent in written and spoken English.
· Must be service orientated.
Package: An attractive salary of between £50K-£75K (GBP) plus
Company Benefits, is on offer dependent on skills and experience. The
Company operates an attractive Bonus Scheme and membership to a
Sports and social club. Relocation assistance offered where
To apply for this job, you can go to the Web Site www.working-
smart.co.uk. Select `Candidates' `Review Jobs' and apply online OR
alternatively, you can forward your CV electronically to info@working-
smart.co.uk, detailing the job title and reference number. We would
also suggest that you forward a Cover Letter focused on your
experience in line with the requirements specified.