Sr Reservoir Engineer Job in Houston, United States

at Marathon Oil
Location Houston, United States
Date Posted August 17, 2018
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


Marathon Oil, an energy industry leader with a focus on unconventional resource development, is engaged in worldwide hydrocarbon exploration and production.- Marathon is currently seeking an experienced reservoir engineer to support the Permian Region-s growth strategy.-This is a high-impact position within a small, highly collaborative team focused on expanding Marathon-s position in the Permian Basin.--

Integrate engineering analyses with geologic interpretations to identify and quantify trends in performance and lead the evaluation of potential acreage trades and acquisition opportunities.
Possess familiarity with stochastic analysis techniques and tools and understanding of how to utilize stochastic approaches for type curve generation and production forecasting.
Monitor well production against expectations and coordinate well performance analysis.
Serve as a coach and mentor to less experienced professionals.- Seek opportunities to network internally and externally to build relationships that foster information exchange.
Possess suitable experience and/or knowledge of reserve determination techniques and is familiar with reserve and resource definition practices and the recent updates in associated US law.
Prepare and deliver technical presentations for management reviews, peer reviews, and technical committee meetings.


BS in Petroleum Engineering
Years of Experience Required: Minimum 8 years of industry experience; unconventional experience is preferred
Solid technical background (decline curve analysis, volumetrics, pressure/rate transient analysis, nodal analysis, etc.) and understanding of geologic impact on production performance
Awareness of reservoir modeling/simulation workflows and processes
Knowledge of oil and gas economics software (ARIES preferred)
Additional software experience/expertise with ArcGIS, Enersight, IHS Harmony, KAPPA/Topaze, and Spotfire
Strong command of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Access)
Ability to multitask and prioritize under pressure
Familiarity with the Delaware Basin a plus

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO) is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company based in Houston, Texas. With a material position in four of the best oil-rich U.S. resource plays in different stages of development, we offer a variety of career opportunities, whether-you're a recent college graduate or an experienced professional. You'll have the tools to develop and refine the skills and knowledge you-need to succeed.
Marathon Oil Company will take the necessary action to ensure that applicants are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or other protected status under applicable employment law.
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