Senior Reservoir Engineer in Houston, United States

at Shell
Location Houston, United States
Date Posted December 18, 2019
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


The Role
As the Reservoir Engineer you will:
Provide production forecasting, appropriate modeling (material balance, decline curve analysis, numerical simulation modeling, PVT modeling and integrated reservoir modeling), pressure transient analysis, and well productivity analysis to help maximize well/reservoirWork collaboratively with geophysics, production geology, production technology and petrophysics to identify, mature subsurface opportunities, ensure full integration and continuous improvement of subsurface models.Coordinate input to continuous processes such as Resource Reporting Cycle, Field Development Planning, Business Planning (OP) Cycles as well as Latest Estimates.Provide Reservoir Engineering analyses as required for co-owner engagements.Provide mentoring and technical coaching to less experienced reservoir engineersThe position will be supporting within the Gulf of Mexico

Must have legal authorization to work in the US on a full-time basis for anyone other than current employer
Bachelors in Engineering
Technical professional with 12+ years reservoir engineering experience in deep water
Strong skills in subsurface modeling, reservoir simulation, material balance, Integrated Production System Modelling, advanced Pressure Transient Analysis, Fluid phased behavior and general forecasting principles.
Experience in business planning activities and resource reporting process.Knowledge of field development planning activities
Familiarity with HSSE aspects in major projects and deep water environment
Strong communication and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to work well in a diverse, multidisciplinary team environment.
Demonstrated mentoring and coaching ability. Self-starter / self-motivation is an essential requirement to provide effective support/advice.
Deep technical skills in some of the areas such as Production Forecasting, Reserve Estimation techniques, SEC Proved Reserve Guidelines and Internal Control Framework, Integrated System Modelling, and WRFM.
Knowledge and experience of operating subsea wells and systems.
Company Description
Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemical companies with about 84,000 employees across more than 70 countries. We aim to meet the world’s growing need for more and cleaner energy solutions in ways that are economically, environmentally and socially responsible. We have expertise in exploration, production, refining and marketing of oil and natural gas, and the manufacturing and marketing of chemicals. As a global energy company operating in a challenging world, we set high standards of performance and ethical behaviors. We are judged by how we act and how we live up to our core values of honesty, integrity and respect for people. Our Business Principles are based on these. They promote trust, openness, teamwork and professionalism, as well as pride in what we do and how we conduct business.Building on our core values, we aspire to sustain a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels respected and valued, from our employees to our customers and partners. A diverse workforce and an inclusive work environment are vital to our success, leading to greater innovation and better energy solutions.
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