31 Jan, 2024

Upstream - Reservoir/Production Engineer

  • Exxon Mobile
  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Engineer Petrochemicals & Refining

Job Description


About us


At ExxonMobil, our vision is to lead in energy innovations that advance modern living and a net-zero future. As one of the world’s largest publicly traded energy and chemical companies, we are powered by a unique and diverse workforce fueled by the pride in what we do and what we stand for.


The success of our Upstream, Product Solutions and Low Carbon Solutions businesses is the result of the talent, curiosity and drive of our people. They bring solutions every day to optimize our strategy in energy, chemicals, lubricants and lower-emissions technologies. 


We invite you to bring your ideas to ExxonMobil to help create sustainable solutions that improve quality of life and meet society’s evolving needs. Learn more about our What and our Why and how we can work together.


ExxonMobil in Malaysia


ExxonMobil is one of the world's largest publicly traded energy providers and chemical manufacturers, ExxonMobil develops and applies next-generation technologies to help safely and responsibly meet the world's growing needs for energy and high-quality chemical products.


In Malaysia, we are involved in significant oil and gas production operations and the marketing of chemical products. We also host a global business and technology center in Kuala Lumpur that provides high-level information technology and engineering expertise to ExxonMobil’s upstream, downstream and chemical businesses worldwide.

What role you will play in our team


ExxonMobil is a place where we believe people should think independently, take initiative, grow to their full potential, and help shape the future of energy. With a long history of industry leadership and cutting-edge innovation, we are committed to addressing the dual challenge facing society today: meeting the world’s growing demand for energy while reducing environmental impacts, including combating climate change.
We are expanding our Reservoir/Production Organization and looking for highly motivated and passionate individuals in the industry to drive change in our business, and who enjoy working in dynamic and collaborative teams.
Currently, we are seeking for a junior Reservoir / Production Engineer. As a Reservoir / Production Engineer, you will be responsible for analyzing and evaluating reservoir data, identifying near term opportunities, providing reservoir management support to optimize production. This position is ideal for an early-career professional looking to expand their knowledge and skills in reservoir engineering and will be based in Menara ExxonMobil, KL

What you will do


If successful, you will be either hired as a Reservoir Surveillance Engineer or Production Engineer within the organization.
Key deliverables include:

  • Monitoring production / injection performance for assigned reservoirs to ensure compliance with Reservoir Management Plan (RMP) and identify production optimization / capacity enhancement opportunities.
  • Develop, execute, and steward reservoir surveillance plans, e.g., well tests, pressure surveys, production logs.
  • QA/QC well test results and operational data captured in Energy Components (EC) or Oil Field Manager (OFM) 
  • Lead comprehensive wellbore utility reviews (WBUR) for all assigned fields.  Ensure participation by Operations and all key technical disciplines, and integrate WBUR outcomes into reservoir surveillance plans, reservoir management plans, and Asset Level Business Plans (ALBP)
  • Leverage EMEPMI G&G/Reservoir/Subsurface Engineering teams for higher complexity wellwork, reservoir studies, and opportunity generation/execution
  • Conduct annual reserve assessment for internal and external reporting to ensure internal company and external ARPR booked reserves are kept with high quality through integration of performance analysis and models forecast. 
  • Recommend technical tools required to increase technical certainty of the planned work programs / projects, e.g., analytical assessment, material balance.
  • Leverage field performance coupled with the models above to develop flowstream forecast and reserve estimates needed to complement cost estimates required for economic analysis. 
  • Review the technical and economic proposals on work programs / projects to ExxonMobil Management for funding decisions.
  • Leverage technical work to ensure Reservoir Management Plan is updated and followed.
  • Jointly work with Asset:
  •     o to aid technical justification for Reservoir Surveillance Plan (e.g., well tests, contact logging, pressure surveys
  • Participate and actively contribute to all internal and external reviews related to reservoir surveillance or production.
  • Identify capacity enhancement opportunities, e.g., GLV change out, add perf stimulation.


About you

Skills and Qualifications
To be eligible for this role, you must:

  • Have a minimum in bachelor’s degree and/or hold other relevant industry experience; preferably a degree in Petroleum Engineering 
  • Be able to demonstrate the following:

o Strong communication and interpersonal skills

o Ability to collaborate effectively with internal and external customers

o Innovative and analytical thinking

  • Be proficient in the following tools/process but not limited to:

o OFM 


Your Benefits:

We are committed to providing benefits that are competitive and support the needs of our employees.

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