Planning & Performance Management Team Lead (Unconventional Resources Engineering)

Job Description

Req Number: 17529BR

Position Description:
We are seeking a Planning & Performance Management Team Lead to join the Planning & Performance Management Division of Unconventional Reservoir Engineering Department.

The Planning & Performance Management Division is responsible for developing, tracking and maintaining the UR Well Delivery Integrated Activity Plan (IAP) for all Unconventional Resources (UR) Assets, as well as tracking the end-to-end well delivery process performance by analyzing financial, economic and operational metrics to compute performance evolution over time, and identify improvement opportunities.

The Planning & Performance Management Team Lead primary role is to own and coordinate the Integrated Activity Planning process and to manage the Well Delivery performance continuous improvement program.

Minimum Requirements:
As the successful candidate you will hold a B.S. degree in engineering or equivalent technical field. M.S or PhD is desirable, but not required; intensive industry training including appropriate specialized courses and seminars is expected.

You will have at least 12 years of related experience including at least the last 5 years of intensive experience in your area of expertise.

You must have strong experience with activity planning and operational schedule management. You will also have experience with performance management, process management, analysis & improvement projects. Experience with IT Systems & Data Management (non-Excel environment, supporting implementation of 3rd party system if necessary) is preferred.

You will communicate ideas clearly to work effectively with others, and you will utilize your technical knowledge to achieve practical results. Supervisors and Aramco Management must have confidence in your judgment and recommendations.

Duties & Responsibilities:
Manage capture, analyze and report UR Well Delivery performance;

Assess continuous improvement opportunities of Well Delivery performance;

Lead UR Integrated Activity Plan development process for all UR Assets;

Perform scenario planning and optimize operational schedule.

About us:
Saudi Aramco’s Exploration & Producing (E&P) business line oversees the world’s largest reserves of conventional crude oil, and the fourth-largest reserves of natural gas. The Company’s reserves portfolio include Ghawar, the world’s largest onshore oil field, and Safaniya, the largest offshore field. Company geologists are actively seeking additional reserves in many areas of the Kingdom, offshore in the Gulf and the Red Sea and onshore in the deserts and mountains. Petroleum engineers and earth scientists in E&P work with cutting-edge technology to manage and produce these reserves, including 3D visualization, reservoir simulation and remote geosteering of multilateral wells. The Company’s Exploration and Petroleum Engineering Center, or EXPEC, is home to one of the industry’s most powerful computer centers. Research and development into subsurface upstream technology is conducted at the EXPEC Advanced Research Center. For more than two decades in a row, Saudi Aramco has been ranked the No. 1 oil company in the world by Petroleum Intelligence Weekly, a testament to the dedication and professionalism of the men and women of Exploration & Producing.