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ExxonMobil Unconventional Reservoir Engineering Modeling-Focused (Experienced, Bachelor's) in Houston, Texas

Job Role Summary

ExxonMobil is seeking qualified and experienced individuals to provide reservoir engineering expertise for Unconventional oil and gas development projects. The candidates will be responsible for working with multi-discipline teams to support optimal asset development and operations, leveraging fundamental reservoir engineering skills in reservoir description, development planning, opportunity generation, and production optimization. Unconventional reservoir engineers are exposed to many facets of our unconventional resource, starting with acreage acquisition, through planning for and executing development, development optimization, and production surveillance. The position is located at ExxonMobil Spring campus in TX.

Job Role Responsibilities

  • KEY: Willingness and ability to model / simulate Unconventional developments

  • Collaborate with asset teams to optimize the plan for development, including: Uncertainty assessments and identifying appropriate diagnostic data/tests to narrow uncertainty, Full life cycle Volumes forecasting, Securing drillwell funding, and optimizing development for midstream facility capacity

  • Conduct field studies / reservoir modeling to demonstrate and apply newly developed technologies and workflows

Job Requirements

Candidates should be self-motivated and focused on achieving business results while working in a multi-disciplinary team. Demonstrated teamwork, communication and leadership skills are essential.

Technical skill requirements are as follows:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering required - preferably Petroleum, Chemical, or Mechanical

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in Reservoir Engineering

  • Eclipse / INTERSECT Reservoir Simulation experience, including developing and updating / history matching models

  • Fluid Sampling and Core Analysis

  • Previous experience in analytical performance prediction, asset development and depletion planning, reserves assessment, reservoir surveillance & optimization, volumes forecasting, economic analysis and data management


  • Frac modelling & Geomechanics experience – History match and predict fracs (Kinetix)

  • Frac Surveillance

  • Reservoir Surveillance (RTA)

  • Operations (Production) Engineer experience

  • Enhanced Oil Recovery

  • Petrophysics

ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or physical or mental disability.