at Chesapeake Energy
Location Oklahoma City, United States
Date Posted September 20, 2016
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent
Min. Years Experience Required 5


This senior-level position is responsible for providing technical support to engineering operations personnel, under limited supervision. Responsible for a variety of data management activities, which include loading/entering, verifying, manipulating, analyzing, and reporting data related to engineering operations. Provides training and support on various applications, troubleshoots software and hardware issues, and coordinates with other departments as needed in order to resolve problems.

Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities

•Performs data management activities, which include loading/entering, verifying, manipulating, analyzing, and reporting data related to engineering operations.

•Provides user support for software systems to other technical support and professional personnel, which may include installation and maintenance of software and troubleshooting user issues.

•Performs engineering calculations and preliminary analyses for interpretation of data.

•May serve as liaison to corporate Information Systems personnel for more complex problems.

•Performs selection, analyses, and interpretation of technical data.

•Performs advanced data analysis and makes recommendations based on interpretation of data.

•Recommends design improvements using complex, but established procedures.

•Provides basic, discipline-specific training to new systems users.

•Coordinates data transfer and updates shared data sources among departments.

•Utilizes software to discover trends in operational data and reports.

•Applies skills and concepts to ensure data integrity, data reliability, and data accessibility throughout the group.

•Compiles data, communicates, and provides information to engineers.

•Performs other duties as assigned.

Core Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

•Demonstrate basic computer knowledge through effective use of a personal computer including Microsoft Office applications. Able to learn company specific applications.

•Able to effectively manage time and prioritize projects in order to meet established deadlines.

•Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.

•Able to work effectively with all levels of co-workers, clients, and other external contacts.

•Able to effectively abide company policies, procedures, and technology.

•Able to function independently in a multi-task environment, as well as part of a team.

•Able to handle sensitive and confidential information appropriately.

Job Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

•Able to use rigorous logic, critical thinking skills, and methods to solve difficult problems with effective solutions.

•Able to build numerical and analytical tools using standard industry and corporate software.

•Strong knowledge of Drilling, Completion, and Workover reports.

•Strong knowledge of PC/mainframe systems.

•Strong knowledge of database application software.

Education, Licenses and Certifications

Bachelor’s degree from accredited university in Engineering Technology, Math, or Science required

Work Experience

5-8+ years related work experience required

  • Previous Reservoir, Aries economic, Data base management & analysis software experience preferred


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