Company: Saudi Aramco
Skills: Financial Analyst, Petroleum Engineering
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
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We are looking for experienced Petroleum Engineering Specialist to join us in the Upstream Development Strategy and Reserves Department (UDSRD) within Petroleum Engineering, based in the Exploration and Petroleum Engineering Center in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. We manage one of the world's largest portfolios of onshore and offshore oil and gas fields. We provide opportunities to conduct pioneering studies, introduce new technologies and provide specialized engineering services as part of our reservoir development, full life-cycle depletion planning and management practices.
The PE Specialist-Consultant working in UDS&RD should have broad experience in the oil and gas upstream business with specialty skills in subsurface evaluation and petroleum economics. We need seasoned reservoir engineering professionals with in-depth knowledge in one or more of the following specialties: (1) oil and gas reservoir development and depletion plans, (2) compilation of rolling crude oil and gas programs with associated budgets and (3) investment decision analysis (including risk and uncertainty).
UDS&RD provides high-level technical support to Upstream management in its assigned areas of responsibility. This role requires both depth and breadth of critical technical expertise, managerial acumen and exceptional communication skills. The PE Specialist-Consultant will lead and guide work processes for short and long-term reservoir development, depletion/production planning, applying holistic modeling and decision analysis to support value optimization of the full upstream portfolio within the Company's upstream strategy. The PE Consultant will also have significant liaison responsibilities with Finance, Marketing and Corporate Planning on enterprise management.
As a successful candidate, you should hold a Bachelor degree in Petroleum Engineering and a Master's degree in Petroleum Engineering or related disciplines. A PhD or additional exposure/training in business, economics or finance, is advantageous.
A minimum of 15 years' experience gained through working for reputable oil and gas consulting and/or E&P companies.
You must have experience in reservoir engineering, especially technical principles for developing long-term oil & gas reservoir depletion plans, economics evaluations, and key performance measures and benchmarking in E&P industry.
You must have a solid foundation in subsurface evaluations and good familiarity with the full range of upstream activities, from exploration through reservoir management, drilling and completion operations, basic surface facilities design, cost estimation and production operations.
You must have a knowledge in oil/gas field development plans, production portfolios, field appraisals, and petroleum/applied economics.
You must have significant exposure to economic evaluations and decision analysis.
Duties & Responsibilities
You will be expected to be able to perform the following:
Conduct or lead and/or work with multidisciplinary teams to carry out pertinent, complex and challenging studies, providing expert advice and assistance in his/her area of specialty.
Evaluate and help develop new work processes and best technical practices.
Lead and guide work processes for one of the divisions, and may also have significant liaison responsibilities with other departments within exploration, petroleum engineering & development, engineering services, marketing, finance and corporate planning.
Represent Saudi Aramco in external technical conferences, symposiums, and forums.
Train and mentor younger professional staff.