Investment Banking Geoscientist – Houston, TX

Investment Banking Geoscientist – Houston, TX

CSI Recruiting is working with an integrated investment and merchant bank in Houston that is heavily involved in the upstream oil & gas industry in their search for an experience, hard working and highly capable Geoscientist.  The firm’s investment management complex has more than $1.9B dedicated to the energy space.

This dynamic firm is seeking a Geoscientist to join its team in Houston and perform regional basin studies, sell- and buy-side advisories, and other investment banking A&D work.


Team: Work closely with engineers and financial professionals to develop comprehensive subsurface models, primarily for North American unconventional oil and gas plays.  Will be the primary geoscientist on the team.
Mapping: Geologic mapping from public and private data sources
Petrophysics: Log analysis and mapping from core analysis to volumetrics
Presentations: Creating content for and delivering data room presentations to buyers, pitches to prospective clients, and other presentations
Data handling: QC and filter data for virtual datarooms, assist geotechs with maintaining several dynamic geoscientific databases


5-10 years’ experience as a petroleum geoscientist with an E&P, investment bank, or related entity
Master’s Degree in Geology or Geophysics
Advanced proficiency in GeoGraphix and/or Petra
Abundant experience with North American unconventional play geoscience, preferably in multiple basins
Experience with operations geology, petrophysics, sequence stratigraphy, structural geology, seismic interpretation, and horizontal geosteering
Intangibles: Results-focused, strong work ethic, team-oriented, self-starter, excellent communication and public speaking skills