Oasis Petroleum Reservoir Engineer in Houston, Texas
Oasis Petroleum is seeking an innovative and results-driven Petrotechnical professional specializing in subsurface Reservoir Engineering and enhanced oil recovery methods. He/she will assess, recommend, and coordinate tight oil EOR pilot projects with an aim towards field-wide application. Responsibilities may also include play assessment and technical leadership roles. This engineer will have a proven history of applying advanced technical reservoir engineering skills, assessing and implementing EOR projects, performing complex project analysis, and collaborating with a wide variety of sub-surface disciplines. The position is based in Houston, TX. Level and salary commensurate with background and experience.
Assess, recommend, and lead EOR pilot tests in tight oil reservoirs
Collaborate with geologic and engineering staff to design and implement reservoir characterization and monitoring strategies, including coring, logs, pressure monitoring, well testing, etc...
Interact with industry experts to identify and implement advanced reservoir engineering technologies
Employ sound decision making methods to complex projects, including commercial and economic analysis
Manage simulation projects with outside resources; perform or lead in-house simulation efforts
Other duties as assigned by manager
This job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities of the position. Incumbents will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and duties outside of their normal responsibilities as assigned by their supervisor.
B.S. in Engineering
10 years of experience in reservoir engineering with an emphasis on enhanced oil recovery and subsurface technical skills
Tight oil development experience
Experience leading multi-discipline projects
Strong background in economics
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Must possess the ability to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer, copier, files, telephone, and fax; maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
B.S. in Petroleum Engineering
15 years of reservoir engineering experience with a strong emphasis on enhanced oil recovery and unconventional reservoirs
Well rounded in field with good set of cross-functional collaboration skills and visible examples
Outgoing & willing to lead by example; brings ideas to the table
Strong ability to communicate effectively across all functions in the organization
Actively participates in industry technical events
Educated in and applies risk analysis and decision quality methodologies
External Company Name: Oasis Petroleum, Inc.
External Company URL: http://www.oasispetroleum.com/