Reservoir Engineer - Bangalore

at ExxonMobil
Location Bangalore, India
Date Posted March 8, 2017
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent
Min. Years Experience Required 1


We are looking to hire engineers to conduct reservoir surveillance with an emphasis on data management and analysis to support oil and gas properties across ExxonMobil’s global portfolio.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Monitor real-time data and provide insights and recommendations based on analysis
  • Analyze well and field data to establish trends, recognize deviations, and identify data quality issues
  • Generate plots and reports to communicate field performance
  • Identify new opportunities for improved production
  • Collaborate with engineers and operations personnel on global asset teams

Job Requirements:


  • Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university in petroleum or chemical engineering with minimum GPA 7.0 and above
  • Minimum of one year’s experience in the upstream oil and gas production industry
  • Strong analytical skills to evaluate critical operating parameters through data and trend analysis
  • Experience in performance monitoring, troubleshooting, and optimization of well performance and reservoir management
  • Experience in reservoir surveillance, analysis, and report writing
  • Knowledge of basic reservoir engineering concepts including:
    • Key reservoir / fluid characterization properties such as porosity, permeability, saturation, wettability, capillary pressure, and PVT
    • Basic well design and completion / stimulation technologies
    • Depletion planning and resource migration for primary, secondary and enhanced recovery mechanisms
    • Well testing and production allocation principles
    • Analytical performance prediction including decline curve analysis and material balance calculations
    • Pressure transient analysis
  • Experience in Visual Basic and other programming languages will be an advantage
  • Experience working in Tableau is preferred
  • Experience with Engineering Applications such as Eclipse, Saphir and Ecrin will be an advantage
  • Able to work shift hours
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English

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