Statoil Senior/Principal Reservoir Data Analyst in Austin, Texas

Senior/Principal Reservoir Data Analyst


  • Job ID: 243825

  • Country: USA

  • Location: Austin, Texas

  • Company: Statoil Gulf Services LLC

  • Contact Name: Elaine Nishihata

  • Workplace: Onshore

  • Discipline: Petroleum Technology

  • Education Preferred: Bachelor's Degree

  • Experience Preferred: 3 - 5 Years

  • Closing Date: Apr 242018

Job Description

Founded in 1972, Statoil is an international energy company, with operations in more than 30 countries and approximately 20,000 employees worldwide. Our purpose is to bring energy to a growing population while creating value for our shareholders and the communities where we operate. Building on over 40 years of experience on the Norwegian continental shelf, we are committed to accommodating the world’s energy needs in a safe, secure, responsible, and efficient manner through innovative technology and business solutions. We are headquartered in Norway and are listed on the New York and Oslo stock exchanges. Some of our most exciting development work is taking place in the United States, one of our key innovation hubs. Our onshore shale oil and gas operations involve finding solutions to new challenges, while our expertise in operating at significant offshore depths is constantly being refined and developed.

Technological innovation, rigorous safety standards, and environmental awareness drive our operations in the US and have helped Statoil to build a portfolio of onshore, offshore and exploration assets in some of the industry’s most exciting energy resource areas. We have offices in Houston, TX, Austin, TX, Williston, ND, Stamford, CT, Washington D.C., as well as in Mexico City. We are looking for talented people with a desire to find solutions and opportunities to contribute to our organization.

Job Description

The Reservoir Data Analyst position (also known as Reservoir/Engineering Technician) will support the engineering staff with routine and special project work that involves the retrieval, preparation, processing, manipulation and management of data

Coordinate data retrieval, collection, loading, manipulation, and management of data into ARIES, Spotfire, and Harmony databases

Write SQL, VBA code, and MS Access queries to load, update, or delete inputs to be used in technical assessments and economic evaluations

Build queries to support quality control of data and inputs used in each database for critical projects such as capital budgeting, SEC Reserves reporting, and A&D opportunities

Provide software application support in MS Office, Harmony, Spotfire, and ARIES

Program reliable, optimized solutions or templates to increase efficiency of recurring tasks and projects

Create reports and documents to use for presentations and required deliverables to stakeholders or management

Provide general support to other teams, specifically with querying large amounts of data

Perform other duties as required


Must have experience (and be proficient) with Microsoft Access, Excel, SQL, and VBA

Knowledge of .net and ARIES a plus

3-10 years relevant experience

Engineering or Computer Science degree a plus

Personal Qualities

Must have strong computer, analytical, and problem solving skills.

Self-motivated with ability to work independently as well as with all members of Statoil team

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Must have good interpersonal and organizational skills

Ability to live by “I Am Safety” expectations

We Offer

We offer competitive salaries, a general bonus scheme, good pension and insurance schemes and a comprehensive welfare package. Statoil wants to ensure diversity in terms of gender, age and culture.

General Information

Make sure that we are able to give your application consideration: Please attach copies of your diplomas, certificates and grades in English or Norwegian (or another Scandinavian language). Applications submitted without such attachments will unfortunately not be evaluated. If you are in the process of completing a degree, please upload an official temporary transcript or other document describing subjects and grades completed to this point.

Our values are to be courageous, open, collaborative and caring. We believe in these qualities, which are essential for building an even stronger Statoil. If you can identify with them, you could be the one to strengthen our team. Candidates are expected to openly offer all relevant information about themselves during the recruitment process.

All permanent and temporary hires will be screened against relevant sanctions lists to ensure compliance with sanctions law and increase security.

An Equal Opportunity Employer: Females, Minorities, Veterans, Disables and Other Protected Groups. Statoil is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral requested.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.