Petroleum Engineer Oil & Gas sector
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Job Description

Responsibilities :

Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

Performing Inflow Performance Relationship (IPR) analysis;

Setting up surface well production facilities;

Keeping track of the well production history;

Working with completion engineers to design completion systems and stimulation techniques to maximize the production;

Managing fluid treatment and disposal;

Performing nodal analysis to ensure the optimal design for well production equipment is used;

Designing and optimizing artificial lift systems to increase production rates. This involves working with sucker rod pumps,      gas lifts, ESPs, PCPs, and hydraulic pumps;

Forecasting well production and performing economic analysis

Monitoring production performance and addressing any problems when the wells are not producing as expected;

Designing workover well operations to improve production. This includes writing procedures and performing economic evaluations of the proposed operations;

Planning Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) operations such as water flooding, CO2 injection, and chemical flooding.

Requirements :

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in PetroleumEngineering or related field;

5+ years’ experience as a production engineer in an upstream oil and gas industry;

An intensive knowledge on different type of well stimulations from planning, designing and execution point of view;

Expertise of the different fluid systems/stimulation completions;

Skills in evaluating well performance pre - and post stimulation;

Depth theoretical and hands-on knowledge of productivity enhancement performance evaluation techniques ;

Ability to apply knowledge gained from industry and academia to generate practical solutions in upstream oil and gas production;

Knowledge of reservoir characterization and geologic modeling, petro-physical evaluation, core analysis, reservoir management, and production engineering;

Good communication, report writing and presentation skills in English, ability to deliver his/her ideas to the R&D team, the collaborators, and proponents;

Fluent usage of professional software – PETEX (Prosper, MBal), Ecrin (Saphir, Topaze), WellFlow, FracproPT, PanSystem, Tempest, NGT Smart Basic data manipulation techniques (Python, etc.) is a plus.