Shell Careers – Senior Geoscientist

Website Royal Dutch Shell

Job Description:

The Senior Geophysical interpreter in the HydroCarbon Search research team you will be expected to:

  • Work with data scientists and other geoscientists to develop new technologies to identify and evaluate new plays and prospects through the interpretation of seismic data and other geophysical data
  • Develop new technologies for providing seismic interpretations, volumetrics and risk assessments
  • Lead the business deployment of new technologies
  • Lead the development of the vision for the next generation of seismic interpretation tools
  • Provide feedback to junior geoscientists and data scientists on their latest AI models for seismic interpretation
  • Provide steer for the geophysical modeling used to train AI networks
  • Lead discussions with Legal for protecting our technical freedom of action
  • Identify and prototype new and nascent technologies applicable to subsurface interpretation.
  • Mentor and coach less experienced staff.
  • Participate in billable project work and data room reviews in support of new business opportunity evaluations.
  • Be aware of and implement new technology developments (internal and external) and help deploy fit-for-purpose new technology on the team

Job Requirements:

Qualification & Experience:

  • Must have legal authorization to work in the US on a full-time basis for anyone other than current employer
  • Advance degree in Geophysics, Geology or a closely related field
  • 10+ of experience as a technical contributor in exploration/appraisal
  • Independent explorer familiar with all aspects of exploration
  • Strong workstation skills and ability to provide quality 2D and 3D interpretations expected
  • Strong interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to mentor
  • Ability to work in an integrated team environment and communicate effectively across disciplines
  • Code writing, processing and non-seismic experience will be considered a big advantage

Job Details:

Company: Royal Dutch Shell

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: 

Job Location: Houston, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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