Senior Technician, Reservoir Engineering — Houston, Texas

at Energy XXI
Location Houston, Texas
Date Posted December 16, 2015
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent
Min. Years Experience Required 10


Energy XXI is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company whose growth strategy emphasizes acquisitions, enhanced by its value-added organic drilling program.  The company's properties are located in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico waters and the Gulf Coast onshore.  We are currently looking to fill the position of Senior Reservoir Engineering Technician in Houston, Texas.



The Senior Reservoir Engineering Technician will be responsible for working on a multi-disciplined team providing technical support and analysis to Reservoir Engineers.  This role will report to the Manager, Technical Support.

  • Maintain Aries Reserve Database
    • Add cases for new completions
    • Keep track of all reserve changes
    • Update cases as directed with revisions in capital, production, etc
    • Run one line reserve summaries and variance reports quarterly
  • Compile technical data from reservoir engineers and maintain files for all new entities
  • Send reserve auditors updated reserve, completion, and production information quarterly
  • Run economics sensitivities as directed
  • Provide technical support to the reservoir engineers
    • Retrieve data from industry production and well databases
    • Prepare PowerPoint presentations and Excel spreadsheets and graphs as directed
    • Locate and retrieve data from paper and electronic well files


  • High School Diploma required
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience as a Reservoir Engineering Technician
  • Must be proficient in Aries, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Good understanding of oil and gas reserve terminology
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Highly effective team player with a positive attitude
  • Exceptional ability to prioritize, multi-task, and meet deadlines


  • Experience in GOM or the Gulf Coast
  • Some College

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