SR. RESERVOIR ENGINEER (CO2 / WAG Surveillance) in Qatar

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


The available position is for a Senior Reservoir Engineer in the Development Optimisation division with key responsibility for

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 CO2 WAG

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

In addition, the incumbent may be requested to provide reservoir engineering specialist support and/or lead specific tasks in

the UN division.

Experience & Skills

15 years as a Reservoir Engineer in the Oil and Gas industry with demonstrated Reservoir

studies/surveillance/performance optimization expertise in mature and large oil and gas fields, preferably carbonate


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

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

Proven experience in performance monitoring and evaluation of EOR, preferably CO2 WAG.

Knowledge of risk assessment/management and uncertainty analysis.

Experience with tracers.

Experience in reservoir fluid sampling, fluid property modelling, routine and special core analysis for especially EOR is a


Solid reservoir simulation skills including compositional simulation, preferably CO2 WAG.

Must have strong teamworking skills and proven experience working in a multicultural environment. Must be able to

communicate effectively with peers, juniors, field staff and management.


Education: BSc in Engineering or Applied Sciences

Software : Simulation - Eclipse 100/300

Petrel RE

Fluid Property Modelling - PVTi, PVTSim

Material Balance - MBAL

Well Test Interpretation - Saphir

Reservoir Surveillance - OFM

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