Senior Reservoir Engineer in Aberdeen, United Kingdom

at Orion Group
Location Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Date Posted February 13, 2019
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


PermanentOur client is currently recruiting for the position of Senior Reservoir Engineer, based in Aberdeen.
Responsibilities will include:
Lead the design, maintenance and history matching of fit-for-purpose dynamic reservoir simulation models for various operated and non-operated fields. Utilise classical reservoir engineering techniques such as material balance and decline curves as appropriate to support the models.
Identify and drive opportunities for reserves progression and increased production from the assigned producing assets, with a view to maximising value and reserves for the company.
Assess opportunities for future infill wells, work-overs and near-field exploration targets and prepare well recommendations and AFEs as appropriate. Update and document the opportunity hopper regularly.
Perform (and/or manage) relevant Reservoir Engineering studies (e.g. PVT, core, well test) where required.
Work as an integrated team member with geoscientists, drilling, and production engineers to plan and design development wells, monitor well tests and field performance and optimise production.
A degree in Engineering or a related discipline. Preferably a post-graduate qualification in Petroleum Engineering or related discipline.
Skills / Experience:
Extensive experience as a Reservoir Engineer with an E&P; Operator working on a broad range of operated development and production projects. Preferably both oil and gas fields.
Substantial experience in dynamic modelling, history matching and sensitivity analysis using Eclipse (or similar) software.
Track record of proactively proposing and implementing successful reservoir management recommendations.
Experience and detailed understanding of well operations, well tests and completions.
Knowledge (e.g. systems, software, procedures, regulations):
Fully competent reservoir engineer with classical reservoir engineering skills.
Up to date working knowledge of technical software including Eclipse, Petrel, Petroleum Experts (GAP, PVT, MBal etc.) analytical tools, and Microsoft Office.
Familiarity with hydrocarbon resources estimation and reporting.
Permanent position
If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 923913
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