Geophysicist-Devon – EXPIRED POSTING


Oklahoma City Oklahoma United States

Job Location: Oklahoma City, OK

Description Geophysical support for a corporate New Ventures exploration team. Work with fully integrated team of Geologists, Geophysicists, Reservoir Engineers, and Landmen to identify impactful prospects for Devon and characterize basin wide total petroleum systems. Bring creativity and leadership to the team. Utilize the most current technologies to enhance our understanding of the subsurface with the goal being to add value to Devon’s bottom line through risk reduction, prospect generation, and testing.

Essential Functions

Works seamlessly and effectively in a multi-discipline team environment

Generates impactful prospects that will enhance Devon’s portfolio

Utilizes sound understanding of risk analysis of projects with an emphasis on risk reduction and return on investment

Utilizes geophysical software proficiently to evaluate 2D and 3D seismic information

Provides team leadership on projects that can enhance Devon’s bottom line

Conducts geophysical analysis with the understanding of knowing when to reach out to outside resources on challenging projects

Conducts seismic stratigraphic analysis using the concepts of sequence stratigraphy for both carbonate and clastic systems

Performs reservoir characterization through cooperation with engineering and geological disciplines

Mentors other geoscientists


BS in Geophysical Sciences or closely related disciplines (Physics, Math, Geology), Master’s Degree preferred

Minimum of 15 years as an interpreting geophysicist

Computer literate with geophysical application experience, such as SeisWare, Kingdom, etc.

Team oriented with experience in working with multiple disciplines

Strong public speaking skills with emphasis on prospect presentation

Literate in risk analysis techniques such as Pete Rose methodology

Ability to multitask and prioritize work accordingly

Ability to work in a variety of complex basins with varying structural styles

Working knowledge of high end geophysical products, such as Inversion

Devon is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job ID: 00005394-1

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