Sr. Reservoir Engineer (Unconventional)


About this job

  • Market: Energy
  • Branch: Oil & Gas
  • Area of Expertise: Drilling, Completions & Geosciences
  • Location: Safat

What is required?

  • hours per week: 48
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Closing date: Thursday, 11 May 2023

About this role: Sr. Reservoir Engineer (Unconventional)

Our Client, one of the
International Oilfield services Company is currently recruiting Sr. Reservoir
Engineer (Unconventional) for Kuwait Location.

  • Analysis of laboratory PVT data including the construction of equation-of-state (EOS) PVT models for use in reservoir simulation;
  • Expertise in analysis and utilization of SCAL data for reservoir performance analysis and prediction;
  • Analysis of production data such as: well tests, fluid levels, shut-in bottom hole pressure surveys, production logging data;
  • Decline curve analysis in unconventional reservoirs;
  • Conducting uncertainty and optimization for full-field reservoir simulation studies in low permeability reservoirs and tight, naturally fractured reservoirs using petrel-RE or equivalent software;
  • Design and implement field development plans for tight resource plays including well spacing optimization;
  • Prepare petroleum economics analyses of unconventional, tight and fractured reservoirs;
  • Is a team player and maintains good working relations with other members;
  • Has coaching and mentoring ability to impart skills and knowledge to younger team members;
  • Willing to carry out other tasks that may be assigned from time to time.


  • University degree in Petroleum/Chemical Engineering;
  • Minimum 15 years of industry experience in an oil exploration and production company or international service company in reservoir engineering;
  • KOC Previous work experience is an added advantage;
  • Broad integrated reservoir experience of tight reservoirs across a variety of international plays;
  • Show evidence of working in an integrated, multi-disciplinary team in a multi-well full-field environment;
  • Reservoir simulation of shale reservoirs, tight, naturally fractured reservoirs (at least 15 years of experience), both black oil and compositional PVT in ECLIPSE, with Petrel-RE or Equivalent industry accepted software;
  • Pressure transient analysis in tight reservoirs, including tight naturally fractured reservoirs using Saphir or equivalent software.

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Your consultant, Wasim Hassan is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

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Wasim Hassan
Brunel Energy Kuwait

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