Senior Production Engineer in Aberdeen, United Kingdom

at Raeburn Group Limited
Location Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Date Posted December 4, 2018
Category Petroleum Engineer
Job Type Permanent


ContractRaeburn have a requirement for a Senior Production Engineer to work with our client, an Oil & Gas Operator. This is a contract opportunity and will be based in Aberdeen.

Only those with the Right to Work in the UK should apply. Raeburn do not have the ability to provide visa sponsorship, therefore current valid Right to Work in the UK is required.

The successful candidate will be a Senior Production Engineer in the production engineering/optimisation team. Acting as custodian and manager of the well operating envelope and the integrated production system. You will occasionally be required to operate in an supervisory capacity to stand-in for team leader.

Technical/Functional - Production Value Protection
Safeguard/manage the production/injection well operating envelope and performance. Identify and realise well optimisation opportunities in conjunction with Reservoir Engineers and D&C; EngineersDrive the sand management strategies.Identify, project manage and drive well interventions, production optimisation opportunity realisation.Implement and oversee the digital oil field; Production System Optimisation and Well Flow Assurance processes.
Technical/Functional - Production Value Creation
Support infill well programs provision of all production technology input (upper completion design, artificial lift design and sand face design)Subsea interventions (intervention programming/design)Drive preparation of technical and commercial justification for well interventions & workoversPrepare input for partners meetings and annual production reports (OGA etc.)Oversee 3rd party studies and take part in sameOccasional offshore visits in support of project execution
Preferably MSc or equivalent degree in either Petroleum Engineering/Reservoir Engineer or related subject achieving a minimum 2:1 or equivalent.Extensive relevant experience in Oil/Gas Industry
Sound theoretical petroleum engineering & production technology exposure.Familiarity with industry-standard Petroleum Engineering software methods including well performance modelling, reservoir simulation, and material balance amongst others.Familiarity with PVT analysis & interpretationFamiliarity with production chemistry issues associated with waterflood reservoirsFamiliarity with rock mechanical issues associated with production and injectionFamiliarity with cased hole logging principles and application

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