Senior/Advisor Petroleum Engineer - Dubai

at DNO
Location Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Date Posted November 28, 2016
Category Petroleum Engineer
Job Type Permanent
Min. Years Experience Required 15


Senior/Advisor Petroleum Engineer

DNO TS is looking for a Senior/Advisor Petroleum Engineer. Summary:

Work as a petroleum engineer within the Kurdistan Development team to provide critical expertise into the management and development of DNO’s significant fractured carbonate assets. Work undertaken will have a direct impact on the business decisions made by the Company.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Work-over and well intervention planning
  • Well and network modelling
  • Well test design, interpretation and supervision
  • Production allocation, reporting and forecasting
  • Reporting and presentation


Required Qualifications and Experience:

Ideally MSc Petroleum Engineering or, as minimum BS degree in Petroleum Engineering (or equivalent).

  • 15+ years experience in the E&P Industry. Extensive experience with an operator
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of diagnosis of well/reservoir issues and planning well interventions in fractured carbonates, including water shut off
  • Specialist within well and network modelling
  • Specialist within well test design and interpretation


Key Attributes:

  • Significant technical competency
  • Strong workstation skills and expertise with modelling & simulation software (Petroleum Experts IPM suite, Kappa), ability to learn new software
  • Flexible, adaptable, problem solving, resourceful
  • Good interpersonal, presentation, communication and reporting skills (fluency in verbal and written English language), including recognition of local cultural requirements
  • Good organizational skills to plan and execute multiple studies/projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work independently, in team and across functional groups
  • Initiative and desire to learn and expand within role
  • Moderate business travel required

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