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Senior Production Engineer- New Orleans, LA
United State Of America
May 23, 2019
Salary: Negotiable
Experience 8.0-12.0 years
Job Category Engineering Jobs
Employment Type Full time
Industry Oil & Gas
Skill Production Engineering
Role Production Engineer
Designation Production Engineer
Education B.Tech/B.E
No. of vacancies 1
About Company

Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies. With around 93,000 employees in more than 90 countries and territories, Shell helps to meet the world's growing demand for energy in economically, environmentally and socially responsible ways.

Job Description

Job Description

The Senior Production Engineer in this position will be a key technical contributor to multi-disciplinary Development and Production Operations Teams. Specific tasks include production operations support, input to the design of production wells, surveillance, dynamic well and completion modeling, field development planning, and production forecasting.

This Senior Production Engineer will be responsible for a full range of production engineering activities and products during his or her assignment. Additionally, he or she will fulfill leadership responsibilities in delivering business goals as well delivery lead, Well Reservoir Management Lead, Integrated Production Planning focal point or any such roles as may be required in the asset. A representative list of accountabilities is below:

  • Integrated Production System Modelling
  • Subsea pump performance monitoring, optimization and maintenance
  • Production and water injection forecasting
  • Field development planning and optimization
  • Support well planning, operations and unload
  • Well integrity management
  • Well intervention activities
  • Well, Reservoir and Facility Management (WRFM)
  • Support continuous improvement efforts
  • Provide input to business cycle activities including the annual business plan, Well reviews, and Venture audits.
  • Support setting, tracking, and delivery of production and waterflood targets
  • Stakeholder management: interface with internal and external stakeholders.


  • Must have legal authorization to work in the US on a full-time basis for anyone other than current employer
  • Bachelor's degree Chemical, Petroleum and Mechanical Engineering
  • 8+ years' experience in the areas of Production Technology
  • The candidate should have demonstrated leadership skills and competencies, deepwater, subsea, and waterflood experience will be added advantage
  • Able to qualify for a HUET training and TWIC card

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