Petroleum Engineering & Geosciences

Senior Geophysicist – Seismic Imaging

Published on: 12/22/22

Central America
Mexico City
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Senior Geophysicist – Seismic Imaging Job Description

For one of our clients, we are recruiting a Senior Geophysicist responsible for planning, executing, and coordinating seismic processing/re-processing, advanced seismic imaging, anisotropic velocity modeling, time-depth conversion, reservoir characterization, and interactive modeling projects requested by different exploration and development teams.

Responsibilities include:

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Senior Geophysicist is responsible for delivery of geophysical activities among a multidisciplinary Department to support company activities. Maximizing business impact by on-time delivery of high-quality geophysical products and technologies to teams, regarding costs that meet all business objectives and give company a competitive advantage

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Executing all aspects of work applying standard geoscience techniques, procedures and criteria;

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Performing or supervising seismic data processing & re-processing, velocity model building, time-depth conversion, advance depth imaging, and reservoir characterization projects

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Creating key communication products including maps, reports and presentations for geophysical activities deliverables.

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Analyzing and recommending seismic data purchases with producing detailed reports

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Assisting in developing recommendations for more difficult and complex geophysical projects

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Assisting in writing requests for quotes, evaluating bids, making recommendations based on performance and cost

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Collecting, organizing, evaluating, and mapping data to support exploration and development activities

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Follow strict Project Management protocols for all seismic processing/re-processing projects, including project scoping, project tracking, detailed QC and verification, archiving, and project closing

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Maintain effective communication with the teams. Understand business objectives and align work with a fit for purpose solutions to meet business needs. Communicate progress and results to customers and partners on a regular agreed-upon basis and conclude with final reports, archival of products, and closeout

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Interact effectively with geophysical services providers, seismic interpreters, geologist, petrophysicists, reservoir engineers and other teams across company as needed

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Work within a diverse and sometimes remote team environment

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Disseminate knowledge via best practice work processes, after action reviews, and publication of internal/external technical reports


路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Minimum of Bachelor鈥檚 degree in Geophysics, Physics or Geology. Post Graduate Degree in Geophysics a plus

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Must have 10+ years of industry experience in 2D & 3D land and marine seismic data processing (utilizing workflows that span in whole from field records, signal processing, refraction statics, velocity model building, pre-stack time & depth imaging), post-migration conditioning for DHI/AVO Analysis, advanced depth imaging, anisotropic velocity model building, 聽time-depth conversion, reservoir characterization, seismic attributes generation and analysis, AVO/AVAZ inversion methods, seismic forward modelling (well ties, wedge models, fluid substitution),geophysical rock property analysis and evaluation,

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Must have effective completion of 3 or more work assignments with different technical and business challenges such as domestic or international, onshore and offshore, processing and reprocessing 2D and 3D seismic data; advanced imaging and reservoir characterization

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Must have skilled experience with multiple geophysical processing, mapping and modeling platforms, such as Emerson, Petrel 聽SeisWorks, Hampson and Russell, Experience, Echos, EarthStudy 360, Omega, Promax.聽