Want to join our Subsurface team? We are looking for Reservoir Engineers

We are Sval, the new generation energy company with a clear growth agenda on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.

We want to be nimble, sustainable, and create value for our owners, partners, suppliers, and society. We will seize new opportunities and hope you will join us on our exciting growth journey.

We are currently seeking a key contributor to our Subsurface Team. The position will report to the Subsurface Lead, and the Reservoir Engineer role is outlined as follows: 


  • Support Sval’s portfolio of development and production assets with an evaluation of available dynamic data (Production, injection and pressure data, SCAL data and PVT data) and critical reservoir engineering analyses (Reservoir and well performance analysis, reservoir management strategies, and production optimization) 
  • Construct, update and maintain in-house and operator reservoir simulation to aid decision-making and develop resource estimates 
  • Perform analytical reservoir analysis such as material balance, decline curve analysis, pressure and rate transient analysis to QC profiles, aid decision making and develop resource estimates 
  • Develop production profiles and reserves/resources estimates for the various assets and business development opportunities (fields, discoveries and exploration prospects) 
  • Support the company in Resource Committees and reservoir engineering forums to ensure Sval’s interests in licences 
  • Support the Portfolio Value Manager in the coordination of reporting cycles, LOF and reserves processes 
  • Manage and maintain Avocet databases, OFM workspaces, and contribute to the development of digitalisation and automated dataflows / Power BI dashboards 
  • Promote, enhance and sustain a strong HSEQ culture within your own discipline 

Qualifications and experience

  • Master’s degree in Reservoir Engineering or Petroleum Engineering
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in development and producing assets, preferably from NCS. Reservoir modelling and uncertainty analysis experience.
  • Knowledge user of Avocet, OFM, MBAL, Eclipse/Petrel RE and advanced user of Excel spreadsheets.
  • Familiar with decline curve analysis and production forecasting, experience with well test analysis. 

Personal skills

  • Effective communication and collaboration skills
  • Ability to build relationships and influence others.
  • Ability to work effectively in a multi-discipline team environment.
  • Proactive and able to work with little supervision.
  • Structured, with good analytical skills. 

We will be interviewing relevant candidates continuously, so apply already today. We look forward to hearing from you!

CV and application to be sent to job@sval-energi.no.

Contact: Phil McCaffrey, 40918721