Use the latest technology to explore for and develop new oil and gas accumulations through a detailed understanding of the subsurface on a regional geology to pore scale. Work with engineers to extend the life of fields already on production. Work in an industry-leading research company to undertake geological and geophysical research in support of these Upstream efforts.
Sometimes the maps are wrong; sometimes we reach an impassable obstacle. Figuring out how to get around or over those obstacles is part of the fun. That's true of my work, as well. My job is to anticipate and plan for the challenges of finding energy... Solving problems is part of the adventure."John Blum, Research Geophysicist