Reservoir Engineering Services Specialist - Brazil, Rio de Janeiro

at Airswift
Location Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Date Posted July 18, 2017
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Contract


Job description

Our client, one of the world’s largest exploration and production (E&P) company, is seeking a Reservoir Engineering Services Specialist to work on a contract hire assignment within their facilities located in Rio de Janeiro, RJ.


Job Overview:

This position is responsible to display cross-functionality and solidarity in the non-operated assets team but also with GSR operated assets team, to participate to the growth of the subsidiary through a partnership behavior excellence, to ensure optimal well locations, targets and reservoir acquisition program to maximize non-operated assets productions, to ensure reservoirs data acquisition and interpretation to contribute to the subsidiary growth and costs optimization.



  • To implement Reservoir Engineering Specialty rules and Group HSE procedures in the domain concerned by the performance of the Service
  • To create and supervise the realization of non-operated assets reservoir databases
  • To analyze and validate reservoir data collected in non-operated assets wells
  • To participate to the update of the reservoir models built by the GEDI in Headquarters
  • To evaluate the proposals of the operator in terms of reservoir acquisition with regards to field management
  • To propose reservoir acquisition program and new evaluation methods and promote them
  • To influence and convince partners and operator on the added value of the proposals made by the company
  • To participate to the main Reserves & Long-Term Plan exercises
  • To represent Reservoir in technical meetings with partners
  • To participate to improve subsidiary 2G&R knowledge in lacustrine carbonate of the Brazilian pre-salt deposits
  • To apply Group dedicated rules for ensuring geosciences patrimonial data protection
  • To contribute to the technical feed-back concerning methodology and tools
  • To ensure coaching of junior reservoir engineers


Required Qualifications:

  • MSc in Petroleum Geology. PhD as an Engineer Geologist is a plus;
  • Minimum 5-10 years' experience on Reservoir Engineering
  • High level of knowledge in Reservoir simulations softwares: Eclipse (IX preferred), Petrel-RE, MBAL – Reveal – GAP;
    • Fluent English AND Portuguese are mandatory.

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