Reservoir Engineering (Oil / Gas Reservoir Management)

Saudi Arabia
10 Oct 2016
26 Dec 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Position Description
Saudi Aramco offers experienced engineers the opportunity to develop and manage world-class fields, reservoirs and reserves. We are looking for experienced professionals to join us at our state-of-the-art Exploration and Petroleum Engineering Center in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia to manage some of the world's largest on-shore and off-shore oil and gas fields.

Our petroleum Engineers conduct pioneering research, introduce new technologies and provide specialized engineering services as part of our customized reservoir management practices.

This senior technical role provides expert advice and guidance on all aspects of oil or gas reservoir management, including designing, participating in and implementing best-in-class reservoir management programs. .

This position is embedded within the Petroleum Engineering business and as a senior technical specialist, will engage with leaders and experts from across the upstream business.

Minimum Requirements
The successful candidate should hold a bachelor degree in petroleum engineering or related discipline. MSc or PhD. is desirable, but not required.

Must have minimum of 10 years of related experience including at least 7 years specializing in reservoir management.

A training history of appropriate specialized courses and seminars is expected. Technical publications are valued but in-depth practical experience is paramount.

Demonstrated ability to interact and communicate clearly with specialists in geology, core and fluid analysis, petrophysics, simulation, drilling, completion, production and facilities.

Working knowledge of open-hole and cased-hole logs, geological modeling, simulation, completion and production procedures and technologies.

Must have used modern reservoir management practices for oil or gas reservoirs.

Duties and Responsibilities
You will be expected to be able to perform the following:

Provide guidance and oversight on best-in-class reservoir management tenets, practices and state-of-the art- technologies for all Saudi Aramco hydrocarbon assets.

Formulate reservoir development, data acquisition, strategic surveillance and monitoring master-plans to ensure optimal development and depletion strategies.

Utilize reservoir management standards and guidelines to enhance both NPV and hydrocarbon recovery.

Lead, design and participate in integrated field reviews and field development plans.

Preparing reservoir engineering input into drilling and work-over proposals and programs.

Recommend advanced completion techniques for horizontal and multi-lateral wells.

Lead and participate in reservoir engineering studies that include reservoir stimulation modeling of various IOR processes for improvement of ultimate recovery.

Represent Saudi Aramco in external technical contacts with consultants, manufacturers, vendors, etc.

Participate in technical societies and technical groups.

Train and mentor young engineers.