Reservoir Engineer II Job in Oklahoma City, United States

at Marathon Oil
Location Oklahoma City, United States
Date Posted June 23, 2018
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent




Job Position: Reservoir Engineer II

Location: Oklahoma City, OK


Marathon Oil, an energy industry leader with a focus on unconventional resource development, is engaged in worldwide hydrocarbon exploration and production.- Marathon is currently seeking a Reservoir Engineer II to support our Oklahoma Resource Basin operations.- --This is a high-impact position within a highly collaborative team.- Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: budget preparation/business planning, reserves management, business development opportunity assessment, well design/execution, production forecasting, type curve maintenance, and well performance analysis.-



Integrate engineering analyses with geologic interpretations to create optimized plans of development.- Function as a project manager guiding horizontal well design/execution/lookback and economic evaluations.
Work collaboratively with drilling, completions, production & facilities to influence and guide the complete life cycle of wells.
Possess suitable experience and/or knowledge of reserve determination techniques and is familiar with reserve and resource definition practices and the recent updates in associated US law.
Possess familiarity with stochastic analysis techniques and tools and understanding of how to utilize stochastic approaches for type curve generation and production forecasting.
Monitor well production against expectations and coordinate well performance analysis.
Serve as a coach and mentor to less experienced professionals.- Seek opportunities to network internally and externally to build relationships that foster information exchange.
Design well spacing tests in areas with multiple stratigraphic targets incorporating all available data to minimize uncertainty.
Recommend and execute an impactful data acquisition plan.
Assist in evaluating potential exploitation drilling and Business Development acquisition opportunities.
Prepare and deliver technical presentations for management reviews, peer reviews, and technical committee meetings.




BS in Petroleum Engineering
3-5 years unconventional reservoir engineering experience
Solid technical background (decline curve analysis, volumetrics, pressure/rate transient analysis, nodal analysis, etc.) and understanding of geologic impact on production performance
Awareness of reservoir modeling/simulation workflows and processes
Knowledge of oil and gas economics software (ARIES preferred)
Additional software experience/expertise with ArcGIS, Enersight, IHS Harmony, KAPPA/Topaze, and Spotfire
Strong command of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Access)
Familiarity with the Anadarko Basin a plus

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO) is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company based in Houston, Texas. With a material position in four of the best oil-rich U.S. resource plays in different stages of development, we offer a variety of career opportunities, whether-you're a recent college graduate or an experienced professional. You'll have the tools to develop and refine the skills and knowledge you-need to succeed.
Marathon Oil Company will take the necessary action to ensure that applicants are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or other protected status under applicable employment law.
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