Sr Reservoir Engineer in The Woodlands, United States

at Newfield Exploration
Location The Woodlands, United States
Date Posted January 28, 2018
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


Brief Posting
Coordinate the economic and reservoir evaluation of existing assets, in particular the Arkoma Basin.

Detailed Description

Work with Geologists, Landmen and other engineering disciplines to Identify and evaluate technical and economic merits of new investment opportunities

Develop new/novel concepts in understanding unconventional reservoir performance and deliver the technology to the business units to increase value.

Develop new/novel reservoir engineering concepts to improve the performance of reservoirs. Provide performance prediction including reservoir simulation at both the well scale and full-field scale

Conduct internal reserve and economic evaluation of acquisition, exploration, drilling, recompletion, and workover opportunities utilizing appropriate economic and engineering applications

Develop and ensure timely execution of field exploitation plans for existing assets

Utilize surveillance tools to monitor production and injection performance; make recommendations as necessary to maximize value/efficiency

Recommend necessary cased hole logs and/or surveys to monitor production and assist in recomplete/workover/flow optimization recommendations

Complete budgeting, forecasting, and reserve/economic analysis for year-end reserve reporting on existing assets

Minimum Requirements

Degreed Engineer with 5+ years of industry experience in: Reservoir Simulation, Reservoir Engineering, well performance analysis, reserve estimation and economic/risk analysis.

The employee must be self-directed and capable of working in a team environment along with other engineers and geoscientists

Excellent communication skills

Adept at interaction with a variety of contacts, internal and external, including management and industry partners

Knowledgeable of SEC reserve reporting guidelines and their application

Proficient in IHS Harmony, ARIES, Spotfire, MS Excel, MS Access, and standard evaluation software

Demonstrated Proficiency in Reservoir Simulation (CMG software) and Field-level Forecasting (3esi Enersight) preferred.

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