Senior Geotechnical Analyst

PetroLegacy Energy

Austin, Texas

2016-09-12, 18:55:39


Job Description

Senior Geotechnical Analyst- PetroLegacy Energy

Austin based private equity backed oil and gas company is seeking a Senior Geotechnical Analyst to join their geoscience team. The ideal individual must be a self-starter and “take-charge” analyst. The position requires heavy data manipulation, querying and data management utilizing various software applications.


• Maintain well and geologic databases and projects using Petra/Kingdom software to import and export data.

• Generate high quality maps, cross-sections, slides, montages and reports in support of technical presentations

• Organize and manage GIS database for company disciplines. Distribute shape files and well data. Strong proficiency in Arc GIS

• Prepare and distribute copies of well logs, maps and cross-sections for distribution of field/prospect information to team.

• Shared responsibilities for software downloads/updates and installations within the department.

• Assist geologist in field studies and development of unexplored areas.

•Build and Manage GIS and Spotfire projects and databases for data analysis and data analytics

• Construction and maintenance of mapping and geologic databases for exploration and new projects.

• Gather information in support of development opportunities.

• Responsible for file conversion and management.

• Broad base of technical skills working in a fast paced, goal driven environment.

• Able to meet deadlines, create and share ideas through effective communication.

• Perform research and create competitor activity maps.



 Bachelor’s degree in business, math or science related field or relevant industry experience

Minimum 5 years experience

Strong proficiency in ArcGIS is needed.

• Relevant geotechnical experience in the oil & gas industry.

• Strong technical capability. Must have experience utilizing Microsoft Office and Petra and/or Kingdom software.

• Must have solid work ethic and able to prioritize projects.

• Must have excellent communication and presentation skills.



• Highly competitive base salary

• Discretionary bonus

• Equity

• Excellent benefits