Senior Reservoir Engineer, Houston Texas

at Atlas Recruiters
Location Houston, Texas
Date Posted July 24, 2015
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent
Min. Years Experience Required 8


Atlas Recruiters has partnered with a global energy company to recruit a Senior Reservoir Engineer.
Job description for the Senior Reservoir Engineer:

  • Knowledgeable in pressure transient analysis, PVT analysis and fluid flow in reservoirs.
  • Formulates and develops advanced engineering concepts in carrying out assignments.  Under minimal supervision, applies advanced aspects of professional/technical discipline.
  • Provides reservoir engineering support to technical staff and business unit.
  • Conducts reserve studies to define future development opportunities and reservoir potential.
  • Recommends exploration and production opportunities through the evaluation of risk considerations and economics aspects of company and outside operated properties.
  • Provides reserve estimates of company reserves of projects.
  • Conducts economic evaluations on both a risked and unrisked basis for prospects, acquisitions and dispositions.
  • Responsible for maintaining required safety training and compliance.
  • Monitors ongoing operated and non-operated projects.
  • Provides reserves estimates and formation evaluation for new wells, existing wells, and projects.
  • Provides economic analysis for projects, planning, and well justifications.
  • Leads reservoir modeling and simulation work across the business unit.
  • Networks beyond specific field or asset to determine, maintain and apply the appropriate methodologies using PRMS (petroleum resource management system) categorization.

Job requirements for the Senior Reservoir Engineer:

  • 8 years’ experience in related field
  • Bachelor’s degree in Petroleum Engineering or similar discipline
  • Experience utilizing probabilistic evaluation of exploration projects
  • Understanding of economic evaluation in foreign exploration opportunities
  • Knowledge of facility requirements and cost structure of international Deepwater exploration & development projects

To apply, please send your resume to Kelley Prust, Recruitment Consultant, at

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