Geoscientist - Reservoir Modeler


Bengaluru, KA, IN

Company:  ExxonMobil

Job Role Summary


We are seeking dynamic, creative, and resourceful candidates to work for ExxonMobil’s Bengaluru, India location on challenging reservoir characterization & modelling projects in collaboration with a multi-disciplinary team of geologists, geophysicists, petrophysicists, and reservoir engineers.  Candidates will conduct applied reservoir modelling work to support field development planning, mature field opportunity generation, regulatory requirements, and strategic projects.

• In consultation with ExxonMobil’s Reservoir Modelling group in Houston, define project objectives, work scopes and deliverables
• Contribute to existing model updates, developing/maintaining workflows, volumetrics, and calibration to dynamic data
• Support business units that require models to screen opportunities, run scenarios and quantify uncertainty
• Support business units to manage country-specific regulatory requirements that have a significant modelling component
• Work with computational scientists, engineers, and geoscientists to test, deliver and support various modelling software tools, models, and algorithms 



• Minimum 5 years’ of hands-on industry experience in reservoir modelling in support of upstream oil and gas operations 
• Strong computational and analytical skills; industry experience working integrated reservoir modelling projects
• Strong background in one or more geoscience skills (production/development geology, geophysics, stratigraphy)
• Expert-level Petrel user; knowledge of reservoir simulation/Eclipse, or other modelling software would be an advantage
• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree with minimum 7.0 GPA or equivalent from a recognized university in Earth Science, Physical Science, Applied Mathematics, or Engineering
• Proficiency in English and strong communication skills
• Willing to travel internationally including offshore, based on business needs