Senior Reservoir Engineer in Iraq

at Orion Group
Location Iraq
Date Posted August 6, 2018
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent

Description

921037 - Senior Reservoir EngineerJob DescriptionLead the development, maintenance and history matching of fit-for-purpose dynamic reservoir simulation and other reservoir engineering models.Utilise classical reservoir engineering techniques such as material balance and decline curves as appropriate to support the model.Provide input into Field Development Plans (e.g. predicted production profiles, well count, data acquisition plans etc.).Assess opportunities for future infill wells, workovers and near-field exploration targets and contribute to well proposals and AFEs as appropriatePlan for and analyse well test data.Plan, monitor and analyse surveillance campaigns and work as an integrated team member with geoscientists, drilling and production engineers to monitor field performance and optimize productionIdentify fit for purpose and cost-effective new technology and potential applications and drive implementation.Build and maintain industry wide networks to enhance knowledgeAs per asset scorecard. More specifically, metrics related to well surveillance plan execution, delivery of plans and proposals, production forecast accuracy and uncertainty management are importantPersonal SpecificationBSc. Degree in Petroleum Engineering or equivalent. An advanced degree is preferred.Detailed know-how and a knowledge of reservoir engineering evaluations, reservoir modelling and input to reservoir development studies and field development plans. Previous exposure to integrated subsurface studies is essential.Proven experience with forecasting reservoir/field production performance under various development scenarios, be able to assess reservoir risks and, jointly with other petroleum engineers, determine appraisal and surveillance requirements.Preparation, monitoring and evaluation of production tests, pressure measurements and fluid sampling for drilling activities.Up to date working knowledge of technical software including Eclipse, Petrel, analytical tools, and Microsoft Office.Familiarity with hydrocarbon resources estimation and reporting.Systematic approach to uncertainty management and the ability to work with limited data.Good understanding of petrophysics, production geology, drilling and production operationsPerform duties in an efficient, professional and courteous manner.Strong team player and influencing/leadership qualities are essential with good communication skillsAbility to develop strategies and deliver projects with minimal supervisionOur role in supporting diversity and inclusionAs an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.

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