Job Category: Research, Analysis, Data and Technical Design. The Well Analyst will be responsible for research, entry, maintenance and quality control of the exploration and production wells data within the IHS Markit Upstream International database, with Saharan Africa being the main region of responsibility.
Responsibilities and duties:
• Well information processing, entry and validation in the database. • Support data sourcing process related to the exploration and production activity in the region of responsibility. • Manage historical entries in the database. Participate in data improvement projects through country, basin or area reviews conducted by the team. • Ensure consistency and alignment between the well database and IHS Markit Upstream intelligence reports. • Support country and regional experts in resolving client requests relating to well data.
Qualifications and skills:
• Minimum BS in Geology or other relevant Earth Science. • Good understanding of petroleum geology and main drilling procedures. • Experience in the oil and gas industry is preferred. • Interest in managing and handling geo-technical information. Ability to convert technical information into a usable format for entry into databases. • Confident user of MS Excel main functions. MS Power BI knowledge is an advantage. • Knowledge of the mapping software, preferably ArcGIS. • Ability to analyze the satellite imagery. • Good written and oral communication skills in English. Understanding of French is an advantage. • Good team player with proactive behavior.