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  • Job reference: RMS0141349

Sr Reservoir Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Houston
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 05/06/2014
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The Company:
a major oil and gas operator

The Role:
Provide reservoir engineering technical expertise for the Marcellus subsurface team

Manage, maintain and analyze a large amount of data

Help customize the engineering software solutions/simulators for this project

Develop and apply new technology/theories to the analysis of unconventional reservoirs and production performance with emphasis on optimization of new horizontal wells, reservoir characterization and reserves analysis

Able to assist with internal and SEC reserves reporting on annual basis

Improve the determination of the ultimate recovery per well/prospect
Qualifications Technical Skills

Engineering skills from production decline analysis and analytical modeling to numerical simulation

Able to effectively evaluate production and pressure data of existing wells with emphasis on deliverability prediction for economics modeling

Some understanding of fracture analysis and fracture stimulation modeling, expected to work closely with completions and production engineers

Capable to work with a large amount of data, and present and work with stakeholder, both internal and external

This position requires excellent communication skills. This includes internal with management and technical positions in the office as well as with Norway, and our operating partners

The chosen candidate will also build competence and network with other disciplines in the team as well as with the relevant networks and advisors in Norway

Essential Skills / Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline 5+ years experience, preferably with US onshore operations

The position requires strong technical skills, ability to work well with others and a desire to make a difference on potentially large impact opportunities

Very proficient with databasing and the relevant software

Experience in unconventionals with shale gas and/or tight gas plays, is desired

Experience with the Marcellus in particular is highly desirable

Ability to effectively use well data and production databases (IHS, HPDI etc)

Familiar with software such as Excel, Spotfire, Aries, RTA Fekete, OFM, Eclipse etc
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