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Senior Concept Design Engineer HPHT

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Sakhalin
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 16/09/2019
  • Duration: 1 year
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Our Client, the biggest Oil and Gas Company.

Looking for a seasoned wells HPHT professional with a minimum 15 years experience broad experience in E&P in well engineering function, covering operations, project execution including 3 years minimum in HPHT offshore.

Location: Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, relocation is required.

Standard 5 days on/2 days off working week.


Provision of well engineering and operations expertise into the platform gas asset team for future exploration drilling of platform.
Liaise with gas asset and drilling group teams for Engineering Design document and the actual well execution. Prepare HPHT Horizontal well planning including project milestones, and assurance steps e.g. concept selection, and define review assurances.
Work closely with the completion and well intervention engineering team on design & execution optimization, including coaching of other well engineers as and when required.
Interfacing and networking with HPHT global experts during the planning/execution of platform well.
Promote quality and performance improvement of well delivery and operations, HSSE, risk/uncertainty management techniques and input to related front well engineering & technology studies.
Support and provide input to cross-discipline, department and function events, framings, reviews such as Workshops, Design and execution reviews etc.

Fluent Russian and English knowleges
Previous experience working in Well Delivery for complex major projects/field developments (HPHT sour fields), with a proven track record of results delivery in challenging environments.
Track record of working successfully in or with NOV's, JV's and NOC's in a multi-cultural environment.
Capacity to understand technical, execution and commercial complexities of projects across the TECOP spectrum.
Able to demonstrate strong Personal & Process Safety (well control) HSSE commitment.
Strong technical and analytical skills and specific expertise includes well engineering, design, planning, and steering of drilling, completion and stimulation operations with emphasis on:

Developing well concepts, design and detailed technical well planning of HPHT wells, MPD/UBD-gas wells, exploration wells.
Preparation of Well Functional/ Technical Specifications, Detailed Drilling Programs and developing of work procedures for offshore operations.
Casing design for HPHT wells.
Knowledge of HPHT WE technologies (new/mature).
Knowledge around MPD systems and application in HPHT.
Casing and wellhead material selection for CO2 and H2S environment offshore.
Wellhead specification for offshore wells (e.g. HPHT well application (15k psi)).
Specifying rig requirements and rig selection including BOP requirements (evaluating BOP configurations shut-in requirements and shearing capability for different well control scenarios) for offshore operations.
Drilling optimisation for performance drilling.
BHA design, drill string dynamics analysis, torque & drag analysis, bit selection & BHA optimisation.
Drill string integrity evaluation.
Familiar with Company and Industry standards and processes.
Mud selection, stimulation fluid and cementing design with emphasis on barrier and zonal isolation requirements.
Good working knowledge of the sub surface disciplines.
Offshore abandonment design.
Tender and contract evaluation.
Developing of well scope specifications for field development concepts (offshore).
Liaising with asset teams, national oil companies, project partners and with mining authorities.
Cost planning and control, development of AFEs for offshore environment.
Well Plan proficient user.
Personal Effectiveness

Candidate must have:

Effective interpersonal skills to proactively drive customer focus, delivery through others and ability to promote integrated teamwork and work practices.
Strong communication and listening skills required as well as patience, perseverance, diplomacy and political astuteness with the ability to be culturally sensitive and adaptive.
Ability to work in an inclusive collaborative manner, solve problems, find solutions, make decisions and proven people management capability aimed at delivery.
High level of achievement drive and cooperative work ethic will be essential for success of this Project, as will the ability to build and motivate teams to drive performance improvement.
5/2 residential position
Standard benefit packages with apartment etc.
International & RN candidates considered
Start date> immediate based on availability
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