Canada

Reservoir Simulation Scientist

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We are currently seeking a talented Reservoir Simulation Scientist specializing in the modeling and numerical solution of Thermal/Compositional processes for reservoir simulation applications. This position offers an exciting opportunity to join our dynamic R&D and simulation team.

Key Responsibilities

Knowledge, Skills & Experience

Education
PhD degree in Petroleum Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Computational Mathematics.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Track record of effectively tackling complex code challenges in thermal reservoir simulation.
  • Strong ability to write meticulously crafted, high-quality code.
  • Experience with debuggers, source code control systems, and software development platforms.
  • Expertise in parallelization techniques for large-scale code, including Shared Memory, Distributed Memory, and GPU.
  • Demonstrated success in working with own code or large scale open-source scientific codes around reservoir simulation.
  • Familiar with Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) techniques.
  • Capable of offering initiative, leadership, and perseverance within a technical team.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities.
  • Capable of working both independently and collaboratively as part of a team
  • Humble and eager to learn new skills, with a high level of motivation.
  • Be customer focused, learn about the business to help bring value to our customers
  • Team focused with a positive attitude, must be self-motivated, and have very good time management and communication skills both in written and verbal English.

Experience

  • Strong academic, research, and development background.
  • Proficiency in applying fundamentals of multi-phase flow, heat/mass transfer, thermodynamics, porous media in reservoir simulation.
  • Expertise in reservoir simulation, computational thermodynamics, equation of state, fluid properties, and phase equilibrium calculation, wellbore modeling and well management logics.
  • Hands-on experience in implementing numerical techniques for reservoir simulation and solving partial differential equations.
  • Demonstrated experience in scientific code development, showcasing a strong foundation in numerical methods and algorithmic implementation.
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as FORTRAN, C++, and Python.
  • Experience in scientific code development.

 

Apply Now

If you have the necessary qualifications, and are interested in a challenging career with us, please forward your resume in confidence to resumes@cmgl.ca.

No phone calls please. We thank all applicants for their interest in advance. Only those chosen for interviews will be contacted.

CMG’s total rewards program includes:

  • A competitive salary
  • A performance-based bonus program
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • RRSP contributions
  • Top of the line medical and dental benefits including a health spending and wellness account
  • 20 days of vacation per year plus flex days
  • Quarterly wellness days
  • Choice of transit pass or underground parking
  • On-site exercise room
  • Car wash
  • Cafeteria and complimentary barista style coffee and more
  • A hybrid work model