Sr Reservoir Engineer - DJ Basin Subsurface & Technology in Denver, United States

at Anadarko Petroleum Corporation
Location Denver, United States
Date Posted December 11, 2018
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


Job Summary
This position is located in Denver, CO as a member of the DJ Basin Reservoir Characterization team. The candidate will work in a team environment with reservoir engineers, geoscientists, data scientists and field operations to optimize asset value in the DJ Basin.


Minimum of 4 years of reservoir engineering experience is required.
Background conducting integrated reservoir studies with a knowledge of well testing, special core analysis, PVT phase behavior, reservoir fluid geochemistry and prefer experience with reservoir simulation
Experience with pressure transient analysis (PTA) and rate transient analysis (RTA), preferably Kappa or IHS software
Experience in production performance analysis in unconventional reservoirs is highly desired
Data visualization experience preferred using Spotfire
ARIES economics: Familiarity with APC’s PDX data analysis; RSEG public data; Colorado Oil and Gas Commission data
Demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced environment and handle some ambiguity in analysis
Awareness of and demonstration of Anadarko’s Core Values
Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to function independently as well as collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team.
Detail oriented with excellent organizational and time management skills


Collaborate effectively in a Business Unit with multiple disciplines at varying levels of experience
Recommend data gathering and testing programs to help enhance subsurface understanding
Monitor and evaluate well performance using PTA and RTA analytical techniques in order to provide direction on appraisal and development strategies
Work with the team to integrate engineering analysis with available geological and geophysical data to characterize the reservoir and optimize future development
Provide mentoring and training to less experienced reservoir engineers
Present analysis to varying levels of technical and management audiences

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering is required

This position may be eligible for domestic relocation

Travel Requirements
The percentage of travel required for this position is 0 - 10%

Work Schedule
This position is eligible for the 9/80 work schedule

Anadarko does not offer sponsorship of employment-based non-immigrant visa petitions for this role


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