Lead Reservoir Engineer (Local) — Malaysia

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Location Malaysia
Date Posted November 20, 2015
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent
Min. Years Experience Required 15
Must Already Have Work Rights Yes


Lead Reservoir Engineer required for Malaysia on a residential basis (local package)


This positions reports to the Subsurface  Manager. Degree Qualified in Reservoir or Petroleum Engineering and a minimum of 15 years relevant reservoir engineering work experience.


Understand Field performance; Undertake analysis of PVT and SCAL data; Perform well test analyses; Construct and maintain both well & simulation models; Work with other subsurface staff on the construction and maintenance of material balance and reservoir simulation models, and in the estimation of remaining hydrocarbon resource potential and perform related risk assessments; Generate field short term production forecasts, Life of Field forecasts and provide input to the end of year reserves process; Provide input to the identification, justification, planning and review of drilling opportunities; Work with subsurface and drilling personnel to mature well locations to drill ready status, ensuring the highest quality drilling program is prepared; Take an active role in reservoir and management strategy development; Present to management and joint venture partners; Participate in peer assists and peer reviews and seek input from others to ensure technical high quality is achieved in evaluations.


Demonstrable work experience within Reservoir Engineering, acquired in a variety of Malaysian fields, preferably with an Operator.

Significant work experience with industry standard modelling packages (preferably Petrel RE, Eclipse100, PETEX suite, Kappa well testing software)

Production engineering knowledge.

Malaysian experience, some of which would preferably have been gained with an Operator.

Working knowledge of petroleum geology, geophysics and petrophysics would be beneficial, as the position involves work within a multidisciplinary team.


My client will only Consider candidates with a valid Malaysian passport.


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