Senior Reservoir Engineer job in Qatar

at Qatar Petroleum
Location Qatar
Date Posted June 29, 2016
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Contract
Min. Years Experience Required 15


Circa QAR 40,000 Plus Benefits

Primary Purpose of the Job:

  • Steward integrated reservoir studies and reservoir management of the operated oil fields to optimize field development plans.
  • Provide technical supervision and contribution of the reservoir simulation modelling aspect, reservoir or well performance data analysis, reservoir surveillance program, infill and workover well programs and reservoir management activities.
  • Steward and formulate detailed or integrated development plans for both developed and undeveloped hydrocarbon resources.


  • BSc in Engineering (preferably in Petroleum Engineering) or Applied Sciences.
  • Must be familiar with reserves evaluation, classification and booking (SPE PRMS or SEC standards).

Experience & Skills:

  • Prefer 15 years work experience as a Reservoir Engineer in the Oil and Gas industry with demonstrated Reservoir studies or surveillance or performance optimization expertise in large oil and gas fields emphasizing carbonate reservoirs.
  • Significant experience working on mature oil fields under water flood.
  • Experience in transient well test interpretation, material balance modelling and performance prediction of vertical and horizontal wells.
  • Experience in numerical reservoir simulation (black oil and compositional), history matching and field development plans.
  • Experienced in infill and workover wells tasks.
  • Must have strong teamwork skills.
  • Experience working in a multicultural environment is a plus.
  • Must be fluent in spoken and written English.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with peers, less experienced staff, field staff and management.
  • Must have experience mentoring less experienced engineers.
  • Experience working on mature oil and gas fields.
  • Desirable to have experience in reservoir fluid sampling, fluid property modelling, routine and special core analysis.
  • Knowledge in EOR techniques in particular miscible or immiscible gas injection and C02 WAG development.
  • Desirable to working knowledge of gas condensate reservoir, gas recycling schemes, and gas field development experience.
  • Desirable to have knowledge of uncertainty analysis and risk assessment or management.
  • MSc in Petroleum Engineering or Applied Sciences.
  • Simulation - Eclipse 100/300.
  • Petrel RE.
  • Fluid property modelling - PVTi, PVTSim.
  • Material balance – MBAL Well test interpretation – Saphir.
  • Reservoir surveillance - OFM.
  • Using uncertainty software such as MEPO is a plus.

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