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Energy Resume Energy CV Senior Reservoir Engineer with extensive Modeling, Reservoir Simulation, EOR, IOR Experience Seeking Gulf Coast Area Opportunities

Energy Resume Energy CV of Candidate 99123.  Senior Reservoir Engineer with extensive, modeling, reservoir simulation, EOR and IOR experience seeking new career opportunities in the Gulf Coast.

HIGHLIGHTS OF QUALIFICATIONS

  • 18 years of broad-based experience in oil and gas reservoir engineering.
  • Experienced with modeling, numerical simulation, reservoir performance analysis, optimization of fields, development planning, economic evaluation, forecast production and reserve estimation.
  • Substantial experience in EOR/IOR techniques including sweep conformance, CO2 flood and chemical flood such as polymer, Gel, CDG, foam, surfactant and SP/ASP.
  • Skilled at conventional reservoir engineering techniques including reservoir characterization, volumetric analysis, material balance, reservoir fluid phase behavior, decline-curve, well test, PVT, special core analysis, sold deposition and integrated reservoir studies.
  • Strong CMG, IPM (REVEAL), UTCHEM, ECLIPSE, MS-Office and programming experience.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Senior Reservoir Engineer (March 2008- Present)

  • Perform various reservoir engineering projects for major oil companies such as Chevron, BP, Shell, OXY, Woodside (Australia), Husky (Canada) and Rosneft (Russia).
  • Primarily be responsible for reservoir engineering analysis and evaluation, project design, modeling and simulation for water flood and chemical IOR/EOR.
  • Review field performance with regard to recovery and production efficiencies. Diagnose poor sweep efficiency of water flood. Find out solutions of sweep conformance, Evaluate alternative development schemes in operated fields from perspective of recovery and production.
  • Plan and design lab tests such as core flood and slim tube for water shut off and profile control.
  • Responsible for reservoir performance analysis of mature water flood field. Conducted design and process implementation of sweep conformance projects. Successfully developed criteria and simulation methods for BrightWater sweep conformance new technology.
  • Built reservoir dynamic model and run simulation for water flood and BrightWater projects.
  • Conducted customer service and business development by reservoir engineering technology support and consultation.

Senior Reservoir Engineer and Project Manager (November 2006 – March 2008)

  • Supervised projects to usage of petroleum engineering protocols consisting of project planning, data interpretation, process troubleshooting, quality assessment/quality control and reporting.
  • Carried out feasibility studies for various EOR schemes include CO2 flood, water and chemical flood, hydrocarbon miscible displacement and N2 cycle injection.
  • Supervised global petroleum engineering projects include reservoir fluid phase behavior simulation for compositional or black oil models, PVT, slim tube, special core analysis and chemical EOR.

Chemist (April 2004 – November 2006)

  • Conducted GC/HPLC analysis method development include sample preparation, test, data processing, data interpretation, process troubleshooting, evaluation and report.

Senior Reservoir Engineer (September 2002 – March 2004)

Conducted reservoir engineering evaluation and numerical simulation:

  • Built the dynamic models and run reservoir development simulation scenarios to identify, match history and predict various aspects of reservoir behavior assuming natural flow, artificial lift, gas or/and water injection, gas recycled injection, CO2 and N2 injection.
  • Evaluated depletion strategies and optimized production for reservoirs by black oil and compositional simulation studies.
  • Performed reservoir performance analysis for gas reservoir and water flood reservoir. Determined the production potential from: infill drillings, producers/injectors conversions, injection redistribution, horizontal well drillings, and oil recovery.
  • Carried out reservoir simulation studies include reservoir data collection and evaluation, model initialization, well model preparation, history matching, reservoir performance and economic evaluation using CMG reservoir simulator.

Reservoir Engineer and Project Manager (July 1989-August 2000)

Conducted and supervised projects include the setup and completion of projects, data analysis, reservoir simulation and reporting. The following are examples:

  • Performed more than ten CO2, and N2 flood design and simulation studies include reservoir data collection and evaluation, model preparation and initialization, history matching, reservoir performance and economic evaluation using CMG reservoir simulator.
  • Strong experience in gas reservoir engineering such as gas reservoir characterization, development plan, simulation, performance analysis, gas storage and gas injection.
  • Monitored reservoir performance of a CO2 and hydrocarbon miscible flood projects. Reviewed and analyzed production data and determined gas, oil and water movement. Optimized perforation intervals and mitigated gas and water coning problems.
  • Analyzed reservoir performance in water flood fields. Determined remaining reserves by decline curve analysis. Recommended producer/injector conversions.
  • Conducted to estimate the volume of hydrocarbons in place, recoverable reserves and well production potential forecast which involved in analysis and application of the rock and fluid properties, well characteristics, recovery mechanisms, material balance and fluid flow equation, well performance, decline curve analysis, productivity tests and uncertainties analysis.
  • Responsible for on-sites oil and gas production operation, built up tests, integrated reservoir characterization, formation evaluation, monitoring of water flood processes and improved well productivity by implementing appropriate stimulation techniques.
  • Conducted fluid phase behavior and special core flood experiments include the hands on fluid PVT, slim tube, hydrate, solid deposition and special core analysis.

EDUCATION

M.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering, Southwest Petroleum University, P.R.C., 1986-1989

B.Sc. in Oilfield Applied Chemistry, Southwest Petroleum University, P.R.C., 1982-1986

B.A. in Computing, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Canada, 2000-2002

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Corporate Global Modeling Advisor MacNRG Energy Jobs Houston Texas TX

Corporate Global Modeling Advisor MacNRG Energy Jobs Houston Texas TX 

Our client, a global energy company, is seeking an experienced Corporate Global Modeling Advisor for their Houston office.  This key role will be an advisor to a start up team as they begin researching, testing and developing state of the art technologies for worldwide implementation.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated innovation in computation and modeling capabilities, with a background preference in downstream or computer science.

The selected candidate will be offered an exceptional base salary, incentive bonus and very generous benefits.

Requirements:

*  At least 10 years post doctorate experience encompassing a very board geoscience or engineering background with computational modeling experience.

*  PhD in Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, Computer Sciences or Geosciences.

*  Knowledge of geophysical seismic processing, reservoir simulation and reservoir modeling.

*  Oil products and refinery optimization.

*  Both upstream and downstream experience.

*  National and European research laboratory relationships as well as university contacts a must.

*  Ideal candidate will be very well published in the above mentioned fields.

*  Authorized to work without sponsorship in the US.

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Technology Geophysicist Jobs Calgary Canada CA

TECHNOLOGY GEOPHYSICIST JOBS

MAJOR INTERNATIONAL AND DOMESTIC OIL AND GAS EXPLORATION AND PRODUCTION COMPANY IS LOOKING FOR A SENIOR GEOPHYSICIST FOR THEIR TECHNOLOGY GROUP.

Provide technical recommendations on geophysical issues to business units for their recommendations. Assure quality of geophysical work across Exploration, Production and Development Divisions. Ensure geophysical work is carried out efficiently and delivers products aligned with required technical standards and metrics. Ensure consistency of Geoscience peer review process and document and report the results. Participate in setting of performance and competency of Geoscience staff. Coordination of training and development of technical staff together with other Senior staff. Identify and understand trends and factors impacting emerging geophysical technology.

QUALIFICATIONS

Advanced degree in Geophysics or Geoscience field. 20+years experience in the Oil and Gas industry. Exposure to multiple plays internationally and domestic seismic interpret including Deepwater. A track record of project work in Exploration, Development and Production including regional evaluation, prospect generation and risking. Strong technical competence in AVO modeling, Inversion analysis, rock properties and Physics.

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Energy Resume Energy CV Experienced PhD Reservoir Engineer Open To Relocation

Candidate # NA-2090714636

Reservoir Engineer

Profile Summary 

  • +8 years experienced in classical reservoir engineering, reservoir simulation, numerical modeling, geostatistical reservoir chracterization, well test transient analysis, PVT fluid characterization, chemical EOR flooding, decline curve analysis, material balance application, and economic evaluation.
  • Worked in integrated team study at different projects to evaluate alternative development schemes in several operated fields from the perspective of oil recovery and economics.
  • Excellent computer skills with a proficient working knowledge of ECLIPSE, CMG, CMOST (uncertainty analysis and automatic history matching), MORE, STARS, UTCHEM, MBAL, PROSPER, DSS, Nodal analysis, GSLIB (geostatistic), MATLAB, FORTRAN, Visual Basic, and MATHEMATICA.
  • Experienced in naturally fractured reservoir, well testing, field development project, all aspects of CO2 enhanced oil recovery, gel-polymer, and surfactant flood (wettability alteration).

Education 

PhD in Petroleum Engineering, University of Kansas, 2008

Thesis Topic: Improving Reservoir Characterization by Conditioning Geostatistical Models to Dynamic Data using Multivariate Statistical Analysis.

M. Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Tabriz, 1996

Thesis Topic: Modeling and Simulation of Heat Transfer Coefficient in Nucleate Pool Boiling of Binary and Ternary Mixtures.                                   

B. Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, Abadan Institute of Technology (AIT), 1993

Programming Numerical Solutions for Governing Partial Differential Equations of fluid Flow through a Pipe by Finite Element Method. 

Professional Experience

Major Independent Company, Reservoir Engineer (2008-Present)

  • Provided reservoir engineering technical input required for CO2 field expansion projects in different fields including development of dynamic reservoir simulations (volumetric analysis, material balance, decline curve, PVT Characterization, SCAL, nodal analysis, well testing analysis) for a wide range of reservoir engineering and integrated reservoir problems.

 

  • Provided technical and analytical support to the various groups in the company including:
    • Houston Business Development Group: Contribute to team development proposals, economic evaluation of alternative development plans for prospective fields for acquisition.
    • Midland Eastern Shelf Team: Worked directly with Eastern Shelf Team to define optimum development  scenarios in the CO2 EOR process for several fields in Texas. Designed and developed simulation models to match the field history and predict future performance under various CO2 flood plans. Performed sensitivity analysis to find an optimum economical plan. Conducted material balance analysis using MBAL to find the type and extent of the aquifer.
    • Midland Yates Team: Generated a dual porosity simulation model to investigate mechanism involving in chemical surfactant flooding (wettability alteration). Work closely with Yates team to design and identify two pilots for surfactant flooding for optimum EOR scenario. Simulation study of feasibility of CO2 huff n puff EOR process for west side of the Yates field and perform sensitivity analysis to find optimum economic plan.
    • Houston Resource Group: provided technical support by writing a computer program to predict of CO2 well bottom hole pressure for McElmo Dome field.

                       

Same Company, Reservoir Engineer Intern (Summer 2008)

  • Performed PVT characterization and develop EOS for Claytonville, Katz, and Yates Fields. Achieve better accuracy and reduce simulation time using components relative to previous models. Build a dual porosity simulation model to match the history of Claytonville field data.

 

Tertiary Oil Recovery Project (TORP), University of Kansas

 Graduate Research Assistant (2002-2008)

  • Developed a systematic methodology to improve reservoir modeling by conditioning geostatistical models to well test transient dynamic data: a case study from the CO2 flood pilot area in the Hull-Gurney field, Kansas.

  • Lead investigator of the PVT characterization of the crude oil sample from Hall-Gurney field using laboratory experiments and simulation to generate EOS.
  • Worked in multidisciplinary team to build simulation model of Hall-Gurney field, Kansas. Complete history match of the field data and evaluate alternative development schemes to optimize oil recovery of CO2 flooding.
  • Performed decline curve analysis to predict the performance of production wells in the Arbuckle formation prior to gel-polymer treatment.
  • Investigated various disproportionate permeability reduction (DPR) mechanisms in gel-polymer treatment process and develop a novel method to predict the well performance after treatment using Bayesian network analysis: a case study for gel-polymer treatment in Arbuckle formation.

           

          

Proposals and Publications

Available upon request

Honors and Membership

  • Active Member, Society of Petroleum Engineering

              Treasurer of SPE chapter of KU

  • Distinction of Excellence, University of Tabriz Dept. of Mechanical Engineering- awarded high achiever graduate (1st rank), 1996.

Distinction of Excellence, Abadan Institute of Technology (AIT), Dept. of Mechanical Engineering- Awarded very competitive scholarship for undergraduate study (top 1)

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Senior Reservoir Simulation Engineer EOR Jobs Dallas Texas TX

Senior Reservoir Simulation Engineer EOR

Enhanced Oil Recovery

North Texas Full Relocation and Bonus Eligible!

Outstanding opportunity for an experienced Senior Reservoir Simulation Engineer with advanced compositional simulation and enhanced oil recovery expertise.  My client is seeking candidate who have a demonstrated record of successfully completing a significant number of practical reservoir studies involving reservoir description, fluid and rock property generation and compositional simulation.  Candidate must have recent experience in developing equations of state and associated lab procedures for generating fluid property data employed in equation of state tuning. Ideal candidate will also be familiar reservoir description technology employing geostatistical methodology and be able to coordinate and direct integrated reservoir description projects.

The selected candidate will be responsible for conducting and directing integrated reservoir studies employing compositional simulation to assist in the design and management of the company’s CO2 floods. Coordinating and directing fluid and rock property acquisition programs. Coordinating and directing integrated reservoir description programs employing advanced geostatistical procedures designed to provide the geologic model employed in the simulation models. Good communication skills are required to interface with geoscience and engineering staff responsible for our many existing and pending the CO2 flood implementations and management.

Reservoir engineers with a Masters or PHD in engineering with 20+ years of major oil company experience are preferred.

Exceptional Total Compensation package includes generous base salary, annual bonus potential and benefits second to none!

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Senior Reservoir Engineering Manager Jobs Oklahoma OK

Senior Reservoir Engineering Manager

Our Client, an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company, is seeking to fill a Senior Management role. The position will be the Reservoir Engineering Manager for a significant asset. They focus exploration activities in large new or developing plays that provide opportunities to acquire large, undeveloped acreage positions for future drilling operations. They have been extremely successful in targeting unconventional resource plays, where horizontal drilling, advanced fracture stimulation and enhanced recovery technologies facilitate the economic production of oil and natural gas reserves. While maintaining an active drilling program the company is poised for extreme growth this year. Come be an intricate part of the next expansion with a Company that has a proven track record of success.

Position Description:

Applies reservoir management expertise to evaluate various development strategies, monitor and assess reservoir performance and institute recompletion/re-development plans. Has outstanding knowledge of Economic Evaluations, Corporate Commissions involvement a must, fractured carbonate reservoirs and or tight gas reservoirs with good working expertise on geological and engineering modeling under various uncertainty modes, SCAL and PVT modeling applications and on reserves and recovery assessment. Prefer experience with mature assets under water flood using complex and Smart Completion technologies with a prospective for EOR application.

Position Requirements:

Candidate must be versed in economic evaluation for ranking various development options with good working knowledge in drilling and workover operation, well testing design and evaluation, well production design and completion technology, production facilities scoping and management in a multi-discipline reservoir management environment. Candidate is expected to demonstrate interest and skills in training and specialists development of the local professionals. The primary focus with this position will be Economic Evaluations and Corporate affairs interaction.

BS or MS in Petroleum Engineering or associated engineering disciplines. 18+ years experience with 12 years intensive experience in the area of reservoir management.

The selected candidate will be offered and outstanding Total Compensation Package of a base salary, incentive, relocation assistance and generous benefits.

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