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Senior Production Engineer

Ciudad de México 30 June 2024 Oil & Gas

Short description

We are seeking for a Senior Production Engineer with extensive experience in oil and gas industry to work in Mexico City! This is an excellent opportunity to continue to build a great career in a consolidated global German company within the Oil and Gas industry.

Function description

As a Senior Production Supervisor, you will be performing the following activities:

  • Production engineering inputs to development projects according to SubSurface governance (i.e. Reservoir Evaluation Directive).

  • Participation in framing sessions, peer assists and project reviews for producing fields, exploration, and development projects.

  • Design and optimize well’s performance (producers and injectors) though the elaboration of nodal analysis, tubing size selection, sandface completions screening, critical rates (friction/erosion/drawdown control) for deviated, slanted and horizontal wells.

  • Design and support DST operation for offshore wells, including wells test design and interpretation.

  • Contribute to integrated modeling projects with production engineering input, e.g. well design, artificial lift design, lower completion, creating VFP’s as input for reservoir models.

  • Performs selection and design of the suitable artificial lift systems for onshore and offshore fields, focusing on gas lift, sucker road, jet pump, ESP’s among others; artificial lift optimization for implemented technologies.

  • Analysis and optimization of oil and gas gathering systems for onshore and offshore facilities, including production system debottlenecks.

  • Generate surveillance plan for onshore and offshore wells to optimize wells’ productivity through data gathering and interpretation.

  • Preparing technical tendering documents for PE specific applications; technical analysis of tender proposal in conjunction with Supply Chain.

  • Application of Production Chemistry best practices to prevent or remediate flow assurance issues.

  • Close collaboration with facilities team to minimize flow assurance problems in wells and facilities.

  • Interface with 3rd parties for fluid analysis or industry studies and JIP.


In addition to having experience in this area, we have the following requirements:

  • Over 10 years of relevant experience in oil & gas operations focused in production optimization activities (production engineering).

  • Working knowledge on petroleum engineering subjects, nodal analysis, integrated production modelling (IPM), production optimization, field surveillance and flow assurance.

  • Experience in different artificial lift design and optimization methods: Gas lift, SRP, HJP, ESP.

  • Strong competencies integrated production modelling tools (Petex suite, Pipesim,).

  • Knowledge of relevant technologies for inflow and outflow optimization, stimulation, enhanced perforating, enhanced well treatment techniques, etc.

  • Previous experience in both offshore (platform operations and subsea) and onshore projects.

  • Proficient in English and Spanish (written & spoken).

  • Team lead, able to work and manage a multi-disciplinary team.

  • Enthusiastic, open and driven individual with strong HSEQ and leadership skills.

Looking forward to receiving your resume and get in touch with you straight away!

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Oil & Gas
North America


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