• Mexico
  • City

  • Polanco I I I Seccion
  • Industry

  • Drilling and well Services
  • Job Type

  • Onsite
  • Posting date

  • May 13, 2024


Martha Irene Santiago Bivian

  • Permanent
  • Mexico
  • Competitive MXN / Year

Website WTS Energy

Senior Production Engineer

May 13, 2024

Job Description

For an important International Operator Company, we are currently looking for an Senior Production Engineer to work in Mexico City.


To be successful in this Role, you need:


Bachelor’s Degree in Production Engineering 

Over ten (10) years of relevant experience in oil & gas operations focused in production optimization activities (production engineering).

Working knowledge on petroleum engineering subjects, nodal analysis, integrated production modelling (IPM).

Experience in different artificial lift design and optimization methods: Gas lift, SRP, HJP, ESP Strong competencies integrated production modelling tools (Petex suite, Pipesim,).

Knowledge of relevant technologies for inflow and outflow optimization, stimulation, enhanced perforating, enhanced well treatment techniques, etc.

Previous experience in both offshore (platform operations and subsea) and onshore projects Non-Technical Skills (It refers to soft skills: i.e. leadership, management skills, negotiation, communication, etc.)

Team lead, able to work and manage a multi-disciplinary team Strong written and oral skills to efficiently communicate ideas, plans Teamwork and collaboration with different stakeholders Ability to work independently and as a team player Strong problem-solving capacities Detail-oriented focus on reaching the tasks/objectives proposed.


Scope of work includes but is not limited to:


Perform production engineering tasks for operated or non-operated assets.

Production engineering inputs to development projects according to SubSurface governance (i.e. Reservoir Evaluation Directive).

Participation in framing sessions, peer assists and project reviews for producing fields, exploration, and development projects Design and optimize well’s performance (producers and injectors) though the elaboration of nodal analysis, tubing size selection, sandface completions screening, critical rates (friction/erosion/drawdown control) for deviated, slanted and horizontal wells.

Design and support DST operation for offshore wells, including wells test design and interpretation.

Contribute to integrated modeling projects with production engineering input, e.g. well design, artificial lift design, lower completion, creating VFP’s as input for reservoir models.

Performs selection and design of the suitable artificial lift systems for onshore and offshore fields, focusing on gas lift, sucker road, jet pump, ESP’s among others; artificial lift optimization for implemented technologies.

Analysis and optimization of oil and gas gathering systems for onshore and offshore facilities, including production system debottlenecks.

Open and driven individual with strong HSEQ and leadership skills 


Mandatory skills:

Excellent English and Spanish communication skills.


Location based: Mexico City


Job Perks and benefits:


The benefits program includes benefits per law (Social security, retirement and other specified by Mexico Labor Law) and additional benefits to complement you and your family´s needs.


-Competitive salary

– Long term assignment hired directly by our Global Partner in Mexico´s office

If you have a lot of these skills, but not all of them, please still apply. We love to work with those who love to learn.


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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