Digital Oil Field Deployment Engineer

Vacancy posted: Tuesday, 27 September 2016

Salary: 50,000 + other benefits
Location: Edinburgh

Closing date: 25 October 2016


The company is looking to recruit highly experienced deployment engineers. The role will be as part of a deployment and engineering team which deploys a product designed for using real-time data and physical models to guide the management of oil and gas fields. It will require previous experience of providing deployment services to either multinational oil and gas majors or to National Oil Companies.

Activities include: deployment preparation and product deployment on client sites worldwide; provision of technical advice and support to clients; training client personnel worldwide.

The role requires a high level of personal initiative and a pro-active commercial approach to developing the company's business. You will be able to operate in a deadline, results driven environment. You will require excellent organisational skills. The company will provide personal development to allow you to increase your knowledge of our clients' corporate IT systems used for real-time oil and gas field management and optimisation.

The position is based in our Edinburgh head office and will involve extensive travel worldwide.


We offer an exceptional and highly competitive package which includes salary, performance related bonuses and other benefits. The company encourages and structures its salary based on personal performance and contribution to the success of others. Starting salary will be dependent on experience starting from £50,000/annum.


Petroleum Experts (Petex) is an industry leader in developing and delivering state of the art engineering software products and superior technical support to the oil and gas industry. We have an impressive, broad range of clients worldwide, including all major operators as well as service and contract companies. We operate globally from the head office in Edinburgh (UK), and with regional office in USA.


Masters or Bachelor's degree with equivalent level of experience in Engineering, Computer Science or Physical Science

Practical experience in the oil and gas sector including:

  • Design of Digital Oil Field systems
  • Building petroleum engineering workflows
  • Software deployment in major international oil and gas companies
  • Implementing Petex software (IFM and IVM)
  • Large dataset analysis over multiple databases hosted on variety of servers at enterprise level for global corporations

Technical skills:

  • Microsoft SQL server 2008 onwards – intermediate/advanced
  • Windows 2008 R2 onwards – intermediate/advanced
  • .NET C# - intermediate/advanced
  • Digital oil field deployment

Presentational skills:

  • Excellent spoken English.
  • Second language preferred Arabic


Some experience using any of the following would be beneficial:

  • C## / C++
  • GIS System (ESRI) preferred
  • Oracle
  • OsiSoft Pi

Application Procedure

The closing date for applications is Friday 28th October 2016. Please apply with your CV together with a covering letter explaining why you are interested in this role and in working for Petroleum Experts Limited.

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Contact Name James Woodrow
Address Petex House
10 Logie Mill

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