Job Description :

Title: Well Data Specialist

Location: Houston, TX (50% onsite/50% remote)

Length: 1 year contract (possible extension)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Requirement gathering in collaboration with Data Leads and Corporate Data Management team to define project scope and deliverables
  • Refine list of wells for final scope of work and prioritize AOIs to be remediated in priority order aligning with BU critical needs.
  • Inventory and analysis of pre-existing datasets in SORs and databases to identify legacy datasets to be validated
  • Liaise with BU technical staff on both Engineering and Geoscience side to identify legacy datasets that need to be considered for validation
  • Mentor technical staff on Perforation Data Management and best practices
  • Chair status meetings and provide weekly updates on project progress
  • Assist in the roll out of validated perforation data into SOR EDM
  • Collaborate with Subsurface Data Management team and IT to ensure backups of projects and repositories are available prior to validated data roll out.
  • Collaborate with OpenWorks and Petrel Studio administrators to cleanup pre-existing perforation datasets for OpenWorks and Studio and roll out validated datasets
  • Act as primary point of contact for Petrel Studio and OpenWorks technical data
  • Drive compliance with approved perforation data standards, data loading policies, processes, and guidelines



  • Bachelor of Science degree in Geoscience, Engineering or related field or equivalent experience
  • 10+ years of experience managing oil and gas geoscience, drilling or engineering technical data required
  • 5 years of experience loading and managing technical data in Landmark R5000 OpenWorks
  • 3 years of experience loading and managing technical data in Petrel / Petrel Studio

Data Management

  • Strong knowledge of well data generated during planning, drilling, logging and completion operations
  • Strong knowledge of EDM/OpenWells/LOWIS Data Models is highly desirable
  • Good Understanding of Well Drilling and Completions Operating
  • Strong understanding and knowledge of geodetics and units of measure used in loading technical data
  • Strong understanding of project and master data management concepts for technical data
  • Experience working with diverse business groups and functions
  • Experience working with technical data in a complex multi-platform federated environment


  • Ability to lead project work, influence stakeholder buy-in and drive change in support of Subsurface Data Management tactical and strategic work programs
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills
  • Self-driven individual that can multi-task and deliver on commitments
  • Open-minded with ability to identify new methodologies and technologies for managing technical data
  • Excellent team player that can work independently under minimal supervision when required
  • Ability to establish and maintain win-win relationships

Required Skills : Data Analysis oil and gas /seismic /well data experience openworks or petrel
Basic Qualification :
Additional Skills :
Background Check :Yes
Drug Screen :Yes
Notes :
Selling points for candidate :
Project Verification Info :
Candidate must be your W2 Employee :No
Exclusive to Apex :Yes
Face to face interview required :No
Candidate must be local :No
Candidate must be authorized to work without sponsorship ::No
Interview times set : :No
Type of project :Assessment/Analysis
Master Job Title :Data Analyst
Branch Code :Houston

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