Halliburton United States Houston: Sr. Reservoir Simulation Engineer - Advisor 1 in Houston, Texas

United States Houston: Sr. Reservoir Simulation Engineer - Advisor 1

Date: Aug 9, 2017

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77032

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Senior Reservoir Simulation Engineer

Halliburton Consulting seeks an experienced Reservoir Simulation Engineer who is capable of independently leading a petro-technical project and is capable of coaching five various levels of competence in the relevant technical domain(s). In this role, the incumbent will be accountable for the use of best-practice work processes, project, and quality in the area of reservoir optimization and management. The incumbent also will be expected to demonstrate a balance of business acumen and technical expertise, where he/she will be expected to lead or contribute to one to three multi-disciplinary Improved Oil Recovery (IOR) and/or Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) projects at any given time.

Skills/Experience Required

  • Master of Science degree in Petroleum and/or Reservoir Engineering preferred

  • Fifteen-plus years of experience in the design and implementation of IOR/EOR reservoir optimization and management projects

  • Must possess excellent communication and written skills

  • Previous experience with an E&P operator or equivalent petro-technical consulting organization

  • Examples of specific Job Skills: Incumbent must demonstrate and perform:

  • Analyzing multiple development strategies and configure sound development scenarios for the future development of the reservoir under study

  • Defining the Decision framework to generate multiple development scenarios, considering different well architectures, e.g. horizontal, multilaterals, smart wells, etc. production strategies, different well locations, etc. Run Development scenarios

  • Integrating reservoir evaluations and building reservoir numerical models using existing simulation models, preferable: NEXUS, ECLISPE and CMG.

  • Desirable with knowledge in other supporting reservoir engineering tools like: MBLA, Quiklook, Cristal ball, etc.

  • This includes numerical simulation of chemical and thermal EOR techniques.

  • Must also demonstrate knowledge of optimization using smart algorithms as well as stochastic analysis

  • Initializing a dynamic model and comparing the OOIP numbers with the static model

  • Perform history matching for oil, water-cut, GOR. Interact with the geoscientists to identify the model parameters which can reasonably be changed to achieve a history match

  • Performing screening of Improved Oil Recovery (IOR)/Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) techniques that would be applicable to development projects

  • Desirable knowledge of optimization using smart algorithms as well as stochastic analysis

  • Desirable experience with unconventional and heavy oil reservoirs as well as tight sands

Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E., Houston, Texas, 77032,United States

Job Details

Requisition Number: 43901

Experience Level: Experienced Hire

Job Family: Operations

Job Type : Local

Product Service Line: Consulting & Project Mgmt

Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

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Nearest Major Market: Houston

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