Aker BP is an exploration and production (E&P) company with exploration, development and production activities on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. Our vision is to create the leading independent offshore E&P company. Measured in production, Aker BP is one of the largest independent oil companies in Europe.

Aker BP operates Valhall, Ula, Ivar Aasen, Alvheim and Skarv field centres. The company has a world-class project portfolio, including partnership in Johan Sverdrup.

The company has major growth ambitions on the Norwegian Continental Shelf, and has identified potential within the portfolio to lift oil and gas production to 330 000 oil equivalents per day after 2023.

Aker BP is targeting further opportunities for growth and value creation through exploration and merger and acquisition activities.

The company has around 1400 employees distributed at our facilities offshore, the head office at Fornebu outside Oslo and branch offices in Stavanger, Trondheim, Sandnessjøen and Harstad.

Aker BP is owned by Aker ASA (40 %), BP (30 %) and other shareholders (30 %).

Senior Petroleum Engineer

Several positions as Senior Petroleum Engineers are open and linked to both operated and non-operated assets, in production or in development planning phase. The successful candidates will be a part of a team and it is expected that they actively seek advice and perspectives from colleagues and leaders within own section, the organization at large and from other cooperating sources. They will ensure that all work within their area of responsibility is planned and executed safely and efficiently. They will ensure competence and experience transfer by good communication. They will participate in relevant internal networks.

Optimize production
Optimize upper and lower completion design
Assess need for artificial lift
Plan and supervise well interventions
Plan cased hole logging activities. Interpret results.
Monitor and evaluate reservoir performance
Use advanced modelling tools for wells/reservoirs which integrate rock mechanics, temperature modelling and production chemistry
Develop and maintain oil field data acquisition strategies and plans
Ensure awareness of and contribute to any specific objective within the annual plan
Build and maintain network models for production, gas lift, gas and water injection systems.
Develop full understanding of remaining reservoir opportunities that could be economically justified in an effort to maximize production and value from the field
Coaching and mentoring of junior staff
Roles the Petroleum Engineer interact with: Team: Geophysicist, Reservoir Engineer, Operation and Development Geologists, Asset/Hub: Operation, Projects, Drilling & Completion, Finance and External: License Partners and authorities

Personlige egenskaper
Behavior in accordance with Aker BP values; Søkende, Ansvarlig, Forutsigbar, Engasjert, Respektfull

Sound production and reservoir engineering understanding
Ability to integrate effectively across disciplines and communicate risks and opportunities
Working experience with Prosper, MBAL, GAP and Open Server
Working knowledge of PVTSIM, REVEAL and RESOLVE is required.
In order to maintain up to date network models, the petroleum engineer needs to be an expert integrator of multidiscipline data
Minimum M.Sc. plus 10 years work experience, across various assets
Well-developed production technology skills and experience within the areas of field development, production and well planning/execution

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Aker BP
Stillingstittel :
Senior Petroleum Engineer
Antall stillinger:
On-, offshore, olje og gass

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Thierry Laupretre
Stillingstittel :
VP Improvement & Performance - Rese
(+47) 945 08 936


Anne Siv Egeli
Stillingstittel :
HR Manager - Res/Exp
(+47) 93482050