Geomechanics Subject Matter Expert in Houston, TX at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 7/11/2018

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    Houston, TX
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Job Description

**R/D Engineering needed IMMEDIATELY for a major chemical company in Houston, TX - Emphasis on Geomechanics.**


  • Demonstrates creativity, foresight, and mature engineering judgment in anticipating and solving complex engineering problems during the development and application of new and improved products andd processes.
  • Design and implement reservoir and/or wellbore fluid treatment and placement applications.
  • Apply advanced fluid mechanics theory and develop designs and models for the rheological characterization of fluids
  • Flow modeling, solids transport, viscoelasticity, and friction.
  • Develop and apply advanced geomechanics technologies in the areas of:
    • mini-frac analysis 
    • formation sanding potential
    • wellbore stability assessment
    • pore pressure prediction
    • stress analysis
    • mechanical property determination
    • develop and implement advanced reservoir engineering techniques in areas of production decline analysis, well test analysis, fluid flow in porous media, and production simulation.
    • Perform numerical modeling, data analysis, correlation and model development on complex projects
    • Develop chemical products and processes by providing chemical and engineering analysis applicable to need.
    • Design and perform complex specialized tests and simulations
    • Lead the development and testing of software products
    • Prepares detailed project plans and as project manager is accountable for performance of projects according to plan
    • Resolve technical/operational questions and/or negotiates with representatives of other organizations


  • Undergraduate degree in Engineering, Science, or similar discipline and a
  • Minimum of 7 years related experience.
  • Certified as a Licensed/Chartered Professional Engineer.

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