Sr Petroleum Engineer
WPX Energy - Denver, CO

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•Responsible and accountable for completion engineering activities including design, coordination, data analysis and optimization of a multi-rig and multi-fleet completion program and other asset enhancement projects.
•Demonstrates experience in petroleum related engineering tasks related to drilling, completions, workovers, frac design and specification, completion optimization, and ongoing production and maintenance activities.
•Demonstrates experience in well completions of horizontal wells in oil reservoirs, including fracture stimulation, perforating design, downhole completion tools, logistics, and wellbore remediation.
•Demonstrates ability to coordinate and plan short and long-term work tasks to meet production, LOE, and capital budget goals.
•Communicates with direct supervisor and team members. Ensures accurate and timely reporting of critical activities.
•Identify and assess workover candidates throughout the year and implement improvements to help achieve production targets. Work with field production staff to identify candidates on a quarterly basis.
•Work to continuously improve asset operations, including new technologies, bid evaluations, cost-cutting measures, and infrastructure projects.
•Provides engineering assistance to Regulatory, Accounting, Engineering Technicians, and Field Administration. This includes coordination and creation of new well AFEs.
•Assist with and coordinate regulatory-driven projects, including applications for reduced drilling density and environmental assessment packages.
•Familiarity with project economics and related software a plus.
•Experience with completions and workovers of horizontal oil wells.
•Experience in Bakken/Three Forks reservoirs preferred.
•Ability to manage multiple tasks
•Bachelor's Degree in Petroleum Engineering or equivalent
•5-10 years related industry experience
•Candidate must demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills to handle multiple tasks with changing and conflicting responsibilities and accountabilities.
•Must be self-motivated and an enthusiastic team player capable of completing tasks in a group environment.

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