Reservoir engineer - tight rock unconventional - Houston

at Chevron
Location Houston, United States
Date Posted October 19, 2016
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


This Tight Rock Unconventional (TRU) Reservoir Engineering position is responsible for the delivery of strategic research, technology development and technical services for shale and other TRU oil and gas assets throughout Chevron.
Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

Model TRU oil & gas reservoir performance using Mangrove, Intersect and/or CMG software. Perform optimization studies of well spacing and completion design for shale and other TRU reservoirs
Assess TRU oil & gas reservoir performance using analytical methods
Perform reserve estimation and production forecasts to support SBUs
Interface with Chevron simulation model coding team, shale reservoir physics SMEs and TRU strategic research projects to add UCR functionality to Intersect,
Share forecasting learnings across SBUs & ETC thru active participation in the TRU Community of Practice.

Required Qualifications:

PhD in Petroleum Engineering
Strong reservoir engineering skills and reservoir simulation experience
Experience with building and using complex reservoir models
Significant experience working Tight Rock Unconventional
Cross-functional understanding of Earth Science and Completions aspects of tight rock asset development
Strategic research, technical development, technical service demand project management
Strong leadership and communication skills
Experience working effectively in cross-functional teams in a multi-cultural envrionment

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with uncertainty assessment and EOR processes desirable

Relocation Options:

Relocation may be considered within Chevron parameters.
International Considerations:

Expatriate assignments will not be considered.

Regulatory Disclosure for US Positions:

Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.

Chevron participates in E-Verify in certain locations as required by law.

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