Works with an interdisciplinary team to develop new and refine existing prospect inventory in active drilling areas, while expanding core areas and developing new play ideas. Works closely with engineering staff utilizing knowledge of reservoir and petrophysical parameters in a variety of roles, to enhance completions and overall well results, to aid in development of economic evaluations and models, and in design of reservoir models. Provides advice and recommendations on acquisitions and joint venture opportunities within area of responsibility.
Gathers, analyzes and interprets varied geological data to formulate development, exploration, and exploration projects to be funded by the company, typically several projects simultaneously.
Provides geologic knowledge in structural, stratigraphic and other geological interpretation to ongoing projects utilizing state of the art software and analysis techniques, including:
Support of operation efforts and reservoir studies in producing properties
Participation in acquisition/deposition efforts
Regional analysis to add new work areas to project portfolio and to extend the boundaries of existing areas of operation
Identification of geological factors critical to the effective integration of multidisciplinary information into practical working interpretations
Application of risk analysis parameters to all work efforts
Effectively communicates results of work to management.
Works independently as needed, and in team context as appropriate.
Develops support and less-experienced staff, and seeks out opportunity for staff and personal advancement.
Masters Degree in Geology or Geophysics
Minimum 5 years industry experience as a prospecting geologist, primarily US onshore in the MidContinent
Proven record as a prospect generator and hydrocarbon finder
Strong petrophysical skills preferred
Computer literate with geological software, including Petra; experience with seismic work stations preferred
Evidence of outstanding communication skills
Devon is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Devon Energy Corporation
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Independent oil and gas producer Devon Energy puts its energy into oil and gas fields far from England's southwestern coast, in North...