Intern - Upstream Geoscientist


Kuala Lumpur, 14, MY

Company:  ExxonMobil


About us


At ExxonMobil, our vision is to lead in energy innovations that advance modern living and a net-zero future. As one of the world’s largest publicly traded energy and chemical companies, we are powered by a unique and diverse workforce fueled by the pride in what we do and what we stand for.


The success of our Upstream, Product Solutions and Low Carbon Solutions businesses is the result of the talent, curiosity and drive of our people. They bring solutions every day to optimize our strategy in energy, chemicals, lubricants and lower-emissions technologies. 


We invite you to bring your ideas to ExxonMobil to help create sustainable solutions that improve quality of life and meet society’s evolving needs. Learn more about our What and our Why and how we can work together.


ExxonMobil in Malaysia


ExxonMobil is one of the world's largest publicly traded energy providers and chemical manufacturers, ExxonMobil develops and applies next-generation technologies to help safely and responsibly meet the world's growing needs for energy and high-quality chemical products.


In Malaysia, we are involved in significant oil and gas production operations and the marketing of chemical products. We also host a global business and technology center in Kuala Lumpur that provides high-level information technology and engineering expertise to ExxonMobil’s upstream, downstream and chemical businesses worldwide.


What role you will play in the team


From day one of your internship, you can expect to apply your knowledge and experience in a real business setting. You will be given an opportunity to prove yourself through challenging assignments. During your internship at ExxonMobil, you will gain valuable work experience, skills and knowledge that will take you a long way in your future career.


What you will do


At ExxonMobil, we believe in continuous learning and development. As an intern, you will be provided not only with on-the-job training, but also mentoring and coaching by your colleagues and supervisors. 


Key deliverables include:

  • Assignments are at the well to field scales level and focus on exiting fields. 
  • Interpret and integrate geological and geophysical data, such as core/cuttings, fluids, outcrops, and seismic, using advanced mapping, interpretation, modeling, and other techniques. 
  • Understand basic production operations and the roles and responsibilities of geoscientists in a production organization.
  • Integrate production information and other dynamic data with geologic information to assess the remaining oil and/or gas potential in reservoirs.
  • Evaluate opportunities for additional production capture via wellworks and drilling.
  • Provide geologic basis for interpretation of reservoir performance through:
    • Sequence stratigraphic well log correlation and mapping.
    • Seismic interpretation and attributes analysis
    • Reservoir / EOD mapping and reservoir property description.
    • Production data integration.
    • Well surveillance data evaluation.
    • Opportunity generation, well planning and optimization.
    • Hydrocarbons resource assessment.

About you


Skills and Qualifications

To be eligible for this role, you must have the following:
•    Completed at least 2 years out of a 4 year Bachelor's or higher degree in Geology or Geophysics; work experience in petroleum geology advantageous. 
•    Self-motivated with good demonstrated leadership and communication skills 

Application Requirement


Kindly indicate your internship availability period in your cover letter and resume.


Application Process


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ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be duly considered for employment.


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