Exploration Geologist

Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
Added: April 12, 2024
Company Description

About CGG

CGG ( is a global technology and HPC leader that provides data, products, services and solutions in Earth science, data science, sensing and monitoring. Our unique portfolio supports our clients in efficiently and responsibly solving complex digital, energy transition, natural resource, environmental, and infrastructure challenges for a more sustainable future. CGG employs around 3,300 people worldwide and is listed on the Euronext Paris SA.

Job Description

The Exploration Geologist will work on seismic interpretation with the objective to produce a comprehensive Regional Basin Analysis. This Analysis will be generated by integrating 2D and 3D seismic interpretation, well data analysis and potential methods mapping.

This geologist should conduct G&G projects including the carrying out of seismic interpretation, petroleum system and prospect evaluations, structural understanding, risk assessments, to develop those into business opportunities for Earth Data (multiclients).

The geologist should build/deliver/present technical presentation material to Governments, partners, potential clients and at international conferences to support business development and marketing efforts.


Key Skills and Competencies

The Ideal Candidate Should Present

  • Experience in Seismic Interpretation, use of GIS software for data compilation.
  • Knowledge with Geological exploration platform is a plus.
  • Knowledge is offshore Brazil basins (carbonate play and frontier basins), as well Lead/Prospect definition and evaluation (is a plus)
  • Master/PhD degree in Geology (is a plus)
  • Effective communication across multiple business lines and a variety of external stakeholders (partners, governments, clients)
  • Participation in any Brazilian or International professional association for geologist or geophysics (is a plus)

What do you need to demonstrate during the application process?

  • Ability to participated on presentations with external stakeholders (internal clients. partners, governments, clients)
  • Analytical approach to problem solving.
  • Good understanding of seismic imaging and geology
  • Innovative mindset
  • Fluent written and oral communications skills in English and Portuguese, Intermediary Spanish is a plus.

Additional Information

Reasons to join CGG:

Life at CGG Rio

We love a good challenge. We harness a passion for technological and scientific innovation to foster change for the future. In our Rio center, you will find a diverse and multicultural work environment, where you will use your knowledge to help set high-performance standards and push the limits of possibility. We provide the environment to help you succeed when taking on ambitious challenges, all while developing your skills and preparing you for the future.

Create a brighter future for yourself.

Our culture of learning and complementary approach to supported or self-guided career development, enables the design of tailored courses to suit specific needs of each individual to aid personal growth in areas related to both technical and personal skills, via an extensive suite of CGG developed courses, managed through our own CGG learning hub.

People always come first!

We recognize the importance of work life balance for our employees, which is supported through our flexible working and Quality of Life Program. We encourage and actively support a strong sense of community, through volunteering and various company initiatives, as well as a strong company commitment to protecting our environment.

Benefits Package

  • Bonus Plan
  • Meal Voucher
  • Health Insurance Plan
  • Dental Plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Educational Allowance
  • Private Pension Plan
  • Educational Assistance
  • Language Assistance
  • Totalpass
  • Christmas Gift Card
  • Shiatsu at the office
  • Birthday day off
  • Breakfast and Snacks in the office
  • And much more!

Ready to kickstart your career?

Join us and add your talent and imagination to see things differently!

We see things differently. Diversity fuels our innovation, we value the unique ways in which we differ, and we are committed to equal employment opportunities for all professionals.