at Qatar Petroleum
Location Qatar
Date Posted May 27, 2018
Category Petroleum Engineer
Job Type Permanent


The Senior Petroleum Engineer in the Development Optimisation division with key responsibility for the preparation of the

planned CO2 WAG pilot. Drilling is planned in 2020 and 2021 for pilot startup in 2022. The pilot will be used to optimize

large scale CO2 WAG implementation in the Dukhan field.

EOR specialist staff is needed starting in 2018 to optimize the CO2 WAG pilot design (wells location, CO2 injection cycles,

injection rates) to prepare for extensive data acquisition program, to follow up implementation, to monitor the pilot, to

interpret results, to apply results on full field basis and to provide the final recommendation for a full field CO2 WAG project

implementation. Developing the EOR competency within QP is integral part of the role.

Experience & Skills

15 years as a Petroleum Engineer in the Oil and Gas industry with demonstrated Surveillance / Production Engineering

expertise in optimizing well production in a mature and large oil and gas field, preferable carbonate reservoirs.

Proven experience in EOR techniques, preferably CO2 WAG flooding. Proven experience in design and execution of

surveillance programs for EOR, preferably in CO2 WAG flooding, including data management systems. Proven experience

in performance monitoring and evaluation of EOR, preferably CO2 WAG. Well experienced in periodic production rate

testing for wells and allocation of well test/production data. Good understanding of production surface facilities and well

integrity management. Proven experience in collaboration with engineering, field staff and contractors to ensure new EOR

pilot facilities and new operating procedures will meet pilot objectives.

Experience in application and evaluation of corrosion inhibition programs is desirable, in particular CO2 wells, and

knowledge of material selection for CO2 wells. Experience in application and evaluation of tracers is desirable.

Must have strong teamwork skills and proven experience in a multicultural environment. Must be able to communicate with

peers, juniors, management and field staff.


BSc degree in Petroleum Engineering or other related discipline.

Well and Reservoir Analysis Software : OFM.

Well Inflow Performance Modelling Software : PROSPER or similar.

General Allocation and Production Network Software : GAP or similar.

Emeraude (Desirable)

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