Senior Reservoir Engineer - Houston, TX

at Wynden Stark Limited
Location Houston, Texas
Date Posted August 4, 2015
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Contract
Min. Years Experience Required 10


Sr. Reservoir Engineer


Provide engineering expertise (field development scenario planning, production profiles, recognizing potential flow assurance problems and solutions, cost estimation, economic evaluation, etc.) in support of new and existing exploration opportunities.

? Provide expertise in reservoir characterization including basic log analysis, well test interpretation, PVT and SCAL analysis.

? Build and optimize 3-D reservoir simulation and flow system models using Landmark Nexus software.

? Well performance surveillance and accurate production forecasting utilizing classic reservoir engineering methods and/or reservoir simulation.

? Actively involved in EOR/IOR strategy optimization including water injection, gas lifting, sub-sea pumps, etc.

? Recommend well recompletion and field development strategies for existing fields.

? Participate in peer-based risk and resource estimation processes; ensure internal processes are adhered to in conducting evaluations; seek input from peers to ensure technical high quality is achieved in evaluations.

? Recommend, propose and incorporate best practices in planning and executing any reservoir engineering activities.

? Leading or directly involved in estimating hydrocarbon reserves in proven or prospective fields and work with the G&G team and Reserve Auditors to ensure a thorough and rigorous technical analysis that follows best industry practices.


  • B.S. degree
  • 10-15 years? experience


  • Solid understanding of engineering economic evaluations including competency with Aries or other economic software programs.
  • Advanced knowledge and practical application of volumetric calculations, decline curve reserve determinations, appropriate analogue techniques, and material balance assessments.


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