Geospatial Analyst

Recruiter
Location
Saudi Arabia
Salary
Competitive
Posted
31 Oct 2016
Closes
09 Dec 2016
Ref
1553178379_3
Sector
Oil and Gas
Category
Geoscience
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Req Number: 13652BR
Position Description:
As one of the world's largest fully integrated energy enterprises, Saudi Aramco not only looks for individuals who can meet our expectations but for those individuals who can exceed them. Our intent is to become the world's leading integrated energy company by 2020. The professional rewards at Saudi Aramco are amazing, but so too are the lifestyle and benefits. The Exploration Operations Department is seeking a top Geospatial Analyst to join their world class team. The successful candidates' primary work is characterized by the responsibility for coordinating and executing complete projects, or studies requiring knowledge of cartographic methods, techniques or procedures.
Minimum Requirements:
As the successful candidate you will hold a B.Sc. degree in Geospatial Sciences or related discipline (Geodesy, Geographic Information Sciences, Computer Sciences, Civil Engineering, etc.), and a minimum of 7 years' experience diversified in GIS, and remote sensing analysis.
Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be able to demonstrate a clear understanding of GIS and remote sensing theory, concepts and principles, and be able to demonstrate the practical applications of those principles and methods in the construction and applied use of spatially related data as required for mapping and analytical studies. The successful candidate will assist in acquiring, integrating, synthesizing, analyzing, and/or processes geospatial intelligence and other information from a variety of different sources, into a set of relational information. Conduct data correction, post-classification, color enhancement, classification, and algorithms analysis integrated into existing image processing and GIS workflows.
About us:
Saudi Aramco's Exploration & Producing (E&P) business line oversees the world's largest reserves of conventional crude oil, and the fourth-largest reserves of natural gas. The Company's reserves portfolio include Ghawar, the world's largest onshore oil field, and Safaniya, the largest offshore field. Company geologists are actively seeking additional reserves in many areas of the Kingdom, offshore in the Gulf and the Red Sea and onshore in the deserts and mountains. Petroleum engineers and earth scientists in E&P work with cutting-edge technology to manage and produce these reserves, including 3D visualization, reservoir simulation and remote geosteering of multilateral wells. The Company's Exploration and Petroleum Engineering Center, or EXPEC, is home to one of the industry's most powerful computer centers. Research and development into subsurface upstream technology is conducted at the EXPEC Advanced Research Center. For more than two decades in a row, Saudi Aramco has been ranked the No. 1 oil company in the world by Petroleum Intelligence Weekly, a testament to the dedication and professionalism of the men and women of Exploration & Producing.