Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Reservoir Engineering
Experience: 6 + Years
Education: PhD/Doctorate
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: TANANGER, Norway

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

About Us:

At Baker Hughes, we are transforming the future of energy. With operations in over 120 countries, we are developing and deploying industry-leading technologies and services to take energy forward.

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We're makers, inventors, and leaders who aren't afraid of the tough challenges. We believe pushing boundaries will help to lead the way for a new energy future.

Role Summary:

Baker Hughes is currently hiring a Reservoir Engineer.

Geoscience and Petroleum Engineering (GPE) delivers reservoir centric solutions closely aligned & fully integrated with other Baker Hughes product lines. This key role will be to support and develop the Baker Hughes Wireline and LWD Formation Pressure Testing & Sampling business in Europe/North Sea region, by working both independently and as part of multi-disciplinary geoscience team.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Provide advanced technical support in reservoir evaluation and production solutions
  • Provides real-time expert advice and technical support on formation pressure testing and fluid sampling operations.
  • Possesses strong knowledge on formation testing tools, ideally Baker Hughes (RCI, RCX, FTeX, TesTrak and FASTrak) and their application for reservoir pressure and fluid sampling solutions.
  • Evaluate the formation pressure test and fluid sampling data from Wireline (WL) and Logging While Drilling operations (LWD) for mobility calculation, gradient estimation, fluid identification and fluid contact determination.
  • Designs and evaluate the Mini-DST, Vertical Interference Test (VIT) Micro-Frac and provide technical advice to the operations in real time; provide comprehensive technical reports to clients.
  • Performs near wellbore simulation studies for fluid sampling modeling.
  • Presents and publishes technical papers/posters/case histories at professional forums and societies.
  • Works in a team of various Geoscience disciplines and provides reservoir engineering solutions within the group.
  • Mentors sales personnel on formation testing, fluid sampling, reservoir fluid and rock properties, pressure transient evaluation and reservoir simulation modeling of fluid sampling processes.
  • Provides support to marketing efforts for contracts or tenders and promote business development and technical sales efforts.
  • Conducts all business activities in accordance with Baker Hughes, HSE policies, Legal Compliance requirements and Baker Hughes Core Values.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Petroleum Engineering or related earth science discipline.
  • 6+ years of related work experience.
  • Practical knowledge on Wireline and LWD formation testing and fluid sampling principles, methodologies and analysis.
  • Expertise in pressure and well testing design and data analysis.
  • Ideally have a production and/or petroleum chemist education and expertise.
  • Sound presentation skills for delivering training and customer presentations.
  • Ability to travel.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Master's or Doctorate Degree in Petroleum Engineering or related earth science discipline preferred.
  • Strong production and chemistry knowledge in the petroleum industry.
  • Knowledge in Black Oil reservoir simulation concept and applications.


  • Preferred Tananger, Norway. Can discuss Aberdeen, UK.

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