Senior Artificial Lift System Engineer Full-time Job

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Lead production optimization solutions for existing producing wells and future development areas.

Develop innovative and effective plunger lift and rod lift designs tailored to unconventional reservoir characteristics. Collaborate with engineering teams to optimize artificial lift systems for various well conditions.

Oversee the implementation and day-to-day operation of plunger lift and rod lift systems. Monitor system performance, analyze data, and make real-time adjustments to ensure optimal production rates.

Diagnose and resolve technical issues related to artificial lift systems, utilizing in-depth knowledge and experience. Provide rapid response to emergencies that impact lift operations.

Analyze production data, well performance trends, and equipment performance to identify opportunities for continuous improvement and increased efficiency. Implement data-driven solutions to enhance lift system performance.

Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including reservoir engineers, production engineers, and field technicians, to align lift system strategies with reservoir and production goals.

Mentor and train junior team members on artificial lift best practices, troubleshooting techniques, and unconventional field challenges.

Conduct daily production monitoring and well surveillance.

Possess a deep understanding of well loading issues, well deliquification practices, and production best practices.


This role required candidate to permanently relocate at Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.

Hold a Bachelor's degree in petroleum or mechanical engineering from a recognized and approved program.

Possess at least 10 years of experience in production engineering and optimization, including a minimum of 5 years in artificial lift systems design, implementation, and optimization.

Demonstrate strong expertise in unconventional behaviors, well performance analysis, and fluid dynamics.

Have substantial hands-on experience in unconventional fields, with a focus on plunger lift and rod lift systems.

Showcase a proven track record of successful artificial lift system design, optimization, and troubleshooting.

Bring experience in unconventional resources or HPHT/tight gas & oil wells, with a good understanding of hydraulic fracturing and its impact on flowback/production practices.

Possess working knowledge in production assurance and optimization of natural flowing oil and gas wells.

Exhibit expertise in relevant software tools for lift system analysis and data interpretation.

Demonstrate strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to think critically under pressure.

Have knowledge of industry regulations, safety practices, and environmental standards.

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