WPX Energy, Inc. Drilling Engineer Team Lead in Tulsa, Oklahoma
Drilling Engineer Team Lead
Drilling Engineering Team Lead
Mentoring and managing the Engineering Team’s function and workload
Accountable for overall accuracy and content of all drilling engineering planning cost estimates, drilling programs, and engineering projects.
Provide oversight and input in the preparation of well AFE’s and associated capital processes
Work with asset team leaders to ensure type curve costs are realistically represented
Review drilling program for adherence to basis of design (BOD)
Providing engineering guidance and verification that best practices are upheld
Coordinate and lead engineering scoping costs & BOD for step out well activity
Attendance (as required) at pre-spud meetings
Ability to work a flexible schedule and be on call as required
Bachelor of Science Degree in Petroleum Engineering (or related field)
8+ years of drilling engineering experience (leadership experience a plus)
Proficiency in Landmark Drilling Suite (Compass, StressCheck, and DecisionSpace)
Technical proficiency in BHA design, drilling fluid & cement design and implementation, hydraulics modeling, well planning, directional drilling best practices, T&D modeling
Documented technical background with increasing leadership roles
Detail oriented, excellent communication, and time management skills
Hardworking, personal drive, and relevant computer skills
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