Reservoir Engineer — Houston, Texas

at Subsurface Consultants & Associates, LLC
Location Houston, Texas
Date Posted October 27, 2015
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


Our client is seeking a staff level Reservoir Engineer to work on leasehold analysis, reserve reporting and asset acquisition analysis with a focus on properties in the Gulf of Mexico.  This Engineer will work with a multi dicipline team including geoscientists, land, and business development, analyzing the technical merits of business opportunities among a wide variety of reservoirs and play trends within the Gulf of Mexico, both shelf and deep water.


  • Complete reservoir engineering analysis on wide variety of properties including conventional, secondary and tertiary recovery
  • Perform economic evaluations and risk analysis on wells in areas of interest
  • Aid in the preparation of reserve reports by evaluating and forecasting producing wells using public and internal sources
  • Assist in production and capital budget exercises for the company
  • Study completion effectiveness of properties being analyzed
  • Advise the land department on lease inquiries by assessing the economics of wells in the area of interest
  • Provide reservoir engineering acquisition evaluation support to the Business Development team for potential acquisitions.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Experience in classical reservoir engineering practices as well as a depth and breadth of knowledge of offshore shelf and deepwater basins.
  • Strong economic analysis skills and sound business acumen
  • Solid interpersonal communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a small team environment
  • Ability to function independently and is self-motivated
  • Proficient in PHDWin and IPM suite (Prosper, MBal, Gap)
  • Operations experience preferred

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