Reservoir Simulation Engineering Postdoctoral Fellowship - Development/Production in Calgary, Canada

at ExxonMobil
Location Calgary, Canada
Date Posted October 19, 2018
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


Job description  
Working in a multidisciplinary team, you will be responsible to:

Lead various simulation studies in support of Imperial’s in-situ heavy oil assets (development and production) as member of reservoir engineering team
Work with the geoscience team to build 2D and 3D thermal simulation models
Analyze and model in-situ production data
Generate long-term production forecasts at well and pad level
Run sensitivity studies to understand key performance uncertainties
Communicate results to technical team and management
Develop and improve thermal simulation practices to be shared across multiple reservoir engineering teams


Candidate should have obtained a Masters or PhD in Petroleum Engineering, or equivalent program


Experience with thermal reservoir simulation (CMG STARS, Schlumberger ECLIPSE, and/or equivalents)
Effective written and oral communication skills
Outstanding academic records and demonstrated research skills through an innovative PhD or MS research thesis
To be considered for employment, your most recent unofficial transcript(s) must be submitted with your application

Your benefits  

This position provides excellent opportunity for professional growth within the organization.

Who we are

A leading member of Canada’s energy industry, Imperial offers exciting opportunities across our upstream, downstream and chemical, and corporate divisions. We are committed to high standards, applying technology and innovation to meet energy demands in a safe, reliable and environmentally sound manner.

Other considerations

For applicants selected to be interviewed, pre-employment background screening will be required.
We thank all those who apply; however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


Eligibility to work in Canada

All applicants who receive an offer of employment must be eligible to work in Canada on their start date.  Proof of eligibility shall be in the form of a Canadian birth certificate, Canadian passport, Canadian citizenship certificate, Canadian certificate of permanent residence, Canadian open work permit or receipt from Immigration Canada of an application for a post-graduate work permit . Proof of eligibility must be current and valid (not expired, cancelled or voided). Proof of eligibility will be required if an offer of employment is made. Failure to provide proof of eligibility at least six (6) weeks prior to the start date may result in the offer of employment being rescinded.
Application Deadline: November 4, 2018, 11:59 pm (MDT)
Imperial is committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals.
In certain situations, Imperial may use your application to consider your suitability for other positions in the company and may also provide the information to its affiliates, including affiliates of Exxon Mobil Corporation, in connection with possible opportunities at those affiliates.

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