Company: Saudi Aramco (ASC)
Skills: Petroleum Engineering, Workover or Completion
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Saudi Arabia
Req Number: 17952BR
Saudi Aramco seeks Well Completion Engineering Specialist to work with the Production and Facilities Production Department under the Petroleum Engineering & Development Admin Area.
The specialist will lead up-stream oil and gas Advanced Well Completion trial tests for offshore and on-shore wells in the areas of Intelligent Completions, Inflow Control Devices, Multistage Fracturing and Sand Control. Lead group of engineers in specific tasks and studies such as a new field development, a new technology trial test and participate in the company engineering standard review and the development of young professionals.
The successful candidate should hold a Bachelor's degree in Petroleum Engineering, or related disciplines. MSc or PhD is desirable, but not required.
Minimum of 10 years' experience in a petroleum engineering organization, including advanced well completion related work.
Very familiar with intelligent completions, inflow control devices, multistage fracturing and Sand Control.
Should have extensive experience in at least one disciple of advanced completions.
Able to look at alternatives, perform economic analysis and identify the most cost-effective alternative.
It is desirable to have reservoir or production engineering experience to supplement the other requirements.
Duties & Responsibilities:
You are expected to be able to perform the following:
Trial test new advanced well completion technologies.
Provide technical support to designing advanced well completions.
Apply safety related issues and address environmental impact issues.
Perform near wellbore simulations in netool or pipesim.
Analyze results of the simulations and recommend optimum conditions.
Saudi Aramco's Exploration & Producing (E&P) business line oversees the world's largest reserves of conventional crude oil, and the fourth-largest reserves of natural gas. The Company's reserves portfolio include Ghawar, the world's largest onshore oil field, and Safaniya, the largest offshore field. Company geologists are actively seeking additional reserves in many areas of the Kingdom, offshore in the Gulf and the Red Sea and onshore in the deserts and mountains. Petroleum engineers and earth scientists in E&P work with cutting-edge technology to manage and produce these reserves, including 3D visualization, reservoir simulation and remote geosteering of multilateral wells. The Company's Exploration and Petroleum Engineering Center, or EXPEC, is home to one of the industry's most powerful computer centers. Research and development into subsurface upstream technology is conducted at the EXPEC Advanced Research Center. For more than two decades in a row, Saudi Aramco has been ranked the No. 1 oil company in the world by Petroleum Intelligence Weekly, a testament to the dedication and professionalism of the men and women of Exploration & Producing.