Reservoir Engineer in Kuwait

at General Electric
Location Kuwait
Date Posted February 15, 2019
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


Role Summary:
Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.

BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own.

With operations in over 120 countries, the company’s global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.

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Role Summary:

BHGE is seeking a talented engineering graduate to join our team as a Reservoir Engineer in Kuwait

Essential Responsibilities:

Interaction with client to determine, clarify and recommend objectives as part of pre-job planning to optimize data quality
Acquire good technical understanding of tool specifications and capabilities to match these with customer needs and requirements
Interface daily with Wireline/LWD operations support and Field Engineers to understand operational constraints and challenges
Interface daily with client to understand challenges, risks, and uncertainties
Pre job planning and preliminary job execution forecast including numerical simulations and analytical modelling using in-house and commercial software
Real Time analysis and interpretation of data during the job execution and interaction with Field Engineer and Client representative
Post job deliverables including reporting of analysis and interpretation of data
Interaction with other GPE team members to understand petrophysical and geological analysis
Tracking job activity for business planning
Traveling to different clients locations, as and when required.
Lead formation testing and sampling scope of work for assigned jobs and manage pre-job, during job and post job responsibilities.
Provide reservoir engineering input to other operations support teams.
Do quality checks of each test during the jobs and take` full control during job execution
Present data, interpretation and reports to internal and external clients either individually or as part of the RE team.
Discuss with internal and external clients on reservoir engineering matters.
Support colleagues by assisting them with reservoir engineering knowledge.
Good client interaction, real time monitoring, post job deliverables and follow ups

B.E./B.Tech degree in petroleum engineering or equivalent subject.
Masters in Reservoir Engineering will be added advantage but not must.

Good knowledge of E&P; business and reservoir engineering
Strong knowledge in RCI, FTEX and TTK
Experience in the following areas would be an advantage:
PTA and other software for reservoir engineering
Operations and well site activities
Fluent written and spoken English.
Good presentation skills.

Desired Characteristics:

Meets commitments and adheres to the Code of Business Conduct and ethical behavior, procedures and rules/regulations.
Accepts responsibility for personal and team mistakes, doesn't see barriers as excuses and responds quickly to resolve problems; "no excuses" mentality.
Strong interpersonal skills as well as excellent communication and reporting skills.
Ability to quickly filter information to essential elements and draw qualified conclusions.
Ability to make prompt and appropriate decisions even with limited information.
Shares information openly with others, even when dealing with difficult/challenging topics.
Establishes performance as a key company priority; consistently delivers timely work personally or as a team.
Anticipates and responds quickly and appropriately to customer needs, inquiries and issues.


Kuwait, Kuwait

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Locations: Kuwait; Kuwait; AL AHMADI

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