Reservoir Engineer – Oklahoma City, OK

Reservoir Engineer – Oklahoma City, OK

CSI Recruiting is working with an upstream oil & gas company in their search for an experienced Reservoir Engineer to work as part of a small team of experienced Reservoir Engineers in their Oklahoma City office.   This role will report to the Vice President of Reservoir Engineering.


Responsibilities include:

  • Evaluation of asset development, exploitation opportunities, reserve profiles and profitability on existing properties as well as for potential acquisitions
  • Monitor drilling results and prepare / update asset type curve scenarios for economic runs
  • Identification and economic assessment of drilling and workover opportunities
  • Audits and technical reviews on projects at key milestones
  • Reserve calculations, reporting, and documentation with corporate engineering and third party reservoir auditors
  • Work with other disciplines to delineate and optimize development of resources
  • Utilizing data and best industry petroleum engineering practices, draw conclusions and suggest development and exploitation opportunities

Education/Experience Required

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering; petroleum engineering preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years of Reservoir Engineering or related field experience
  • Demonstrated experience and competencies in team work, project management, and skills related to the E&P lifecycle
  • Experience in reservoir engineering functions including decline curve analysis, production surveillance, and economic evaluations
  • Direct work experience and proficiency with economic evaluation software, preferably ARIES
  • Able to handle moderate to complex reservoir engineering analysis including Decline curve projections, type curves, volumetric analysis, inflow performance and statistics

Education/Experience Preferred

  • Experience in Access, Excel, ARIES, Spotfire, Arcmap GIS, Drillinginfo and IHS Enerdeq
  • Prior work experience within an active E&P company, and a broad understanding of the E&P business, strong domestic onshore asset experience within shale oil plays.