VP – Services Asia Pacific (AP)


Ikon Science Malaysia Sdn Bhd

Applications Close: 31st December 2019

Reference: VPS-AP

The Ikon Science Group requires a technically strong, innovative and commercially-aware senior geoscientist for its VP – Services AP position. The remit is to help Ikon Science in the AP region to grow as directed by Exec Management and the Board through the delivery of services led technology.  The position will report to the Senior Vice President Services.

The Role:

1. To provide Regional functional (technical and operational) leadership for Services in the AP region.

2. Solutions: Responsible for shaping and communicating regional & global best practice, helping mentor and train regional/global Quantitative Interpretation (QI) resources together with other regional QI heads and working with members of the Global Services teams as required and where relevant.

3. Best practice: Work with other QI services managers and teams to establish and deliver best practice workflows, process and QC etc and create novel and innovative solutions as required.

4. Software: Provide input to the software development teams to help develop and implement the agreed software objectives.

5. Content: Supporting advisory function to the regions re the Multi Client business line in developing and scoping new studies globally, and assist in marketing and selling as required.

6. Presentations: Write and present conference and workshop papers, assist in creating marketing material, as well as attending relevant trade shows: regional & global travel essential.


1. Must hold a Bachelor and / or Masters degree in one of the following disciplines: Geology, Earth Sciences, Geophysics.

2. Minimum 10 years of oil industry experience.

3. Relevant Senior technical experience, in a managerial or supervisory capacity.

4. Relevant research or product development experience.

5. Extensive knowledge of theory and application of rock physics, geomechanics, geopressure, reservoir geophysics, and reservoir engineering.

6. Working knowledge and understanding of regional play types, geology, geophysics, and petrophysics concepts.

If you want to build exciting new software tools, are passionate about taking a quantitative approach to the exploration and development of all types of reservoirs, or want to help to sell great ideas around the world, then come and talk to us about yourself and your hopes for the future.

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

To apply for this job email your details to ap-recruitment@ikonscience.com

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