Senior Reservoir Engineer - Houston

at Concho Resources
Location Houston, United States
Date Posted May 15, 2017
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent
Min. Years Experience Required 7


Senior Reservoir Engineer

Houston, TX

Job Summary
The Senior Reservoir Engineer’s responsibilities include:

  • Work as part of the Business Development Technical Team to evaluate acquisition, divestiture, and trade opportunities
  • Serve as a technical expert and liaison between Business Development and other departments within the organization.
  • Monitor and analyze competitor data to build internal type curve models to assist with valuing acreage inside and outside of Concho’s operated areas
  • Interpret well results in the context of reservoir fluids, completion design, flowback strategy, and artificial lift installation from a reservoir engineering standpoint
  • Work closely with Exploration, BD, or asset team geologists to interpret well results and assign estimated upside value of additional zones inside and outside Concho operated areas
  • Work with Business Development Technical Team and other departments to form technical views on active areas within the organization’s core areas
  • Perform audits, lookbacks, and technical reviews on projects at key milestones

Education/Experience Required

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering; petroleum engineering preferred
  • Minimum of 7 years of direct work experience as a reservoir engineer
  • Demonstrated experience and competencies in team work, project management, and skills related to the E&P lifecycle
  • Experience in oil and gas reserve estimations using SEC rules, decline curve analysis, production surveillance, and economic evaluations
  • Direct work experience and proficiency with economic evaluation software (Aries experience beneficial) and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Must be able to work in the United States indefinitely

Education/Experience Preferred

  • Experience in Access, Excel, ARIES, IHS, Spotfire
  • Prior work experience and a broad understanding of the E&P business, Permian Basin experience preferred

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