Reservoir Engineer

Our client based in Aberdeenshire is currently recruiting for a Reservoir Engineer on a long-term contract basis.


Key Responsibilities

  • Performs analysis of field and well production behaviour incorporating G&G understanding of the field in order to define the reservoir management strategy and to propose production optimising operations.
  • Perform reservoir monitoring tasks in order to provide accurate near- and long-term forecasts. Issue monthly production guidelines (well potential derived from decline curve analysis).
  • Perform Subsea Network optimization tasks using an Integrated Asset Model. Share findings with subsurface and development team.
  • Present evaluations to Partner meetings, HQ peer reviews, UK authorities.
  • Attend weekly meeting with field operations and monthly meeting with allocation team.

Education, Qualifications & Experience

  • Minimum BSc Hons Degree in Reservoir or Petroleum Engineering (MSc preferred)
  • Relevant experience in the oil industry including experience of reservoir monitoring activities on gas fields
  • Experience in Integrated Asset Model (IAM) in terms of QC and optimization of network using Prosper/GAP/Resolve.
  • Intersect (IX) software knowledge and/or experience in Wet Gas Subsea Network IAM will be a plus.
  • Understanding of production allocation uncertainties and flow assurance issues in a multiphasic production environment.
  • Fully autonomous in reservoir engineering techniques: numerical simulation, well test interpretation (Saphir software), material balance and PVT analysis.
  • Ability to work within a team and having good communication skills.