Engineer Petrophysical Applications - Principal Petrophysical Application

Date:  Jun 18, 2024

Houston, TX, US, 77032

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Job Duties and Qualifications


Job Responsibility

Under general supervision, the candidate shall be able to solve engineering problems through mathematical/numerical modeling. The job demands thorough understanding of Transport Phenomena, Computational Fluid Dynamics and Structural Mechanics along with hands on experience in writing/building custom-fit code/tool for solving fluid flow, heat transfer and other physical phenomena.



  • Thorough understanding of Transport Phenomena, Rheological Models
  • Hands on experience of Computational Fluid Dynamics, Mathematical Modeling
  • Understanding of Solid Mechanics and Structural Analysis is preferred
  • Demonstrated ability/experience in programming & numerical simulations using C, C++, Python, Matlab etc.
  • Sound understanding of statistical analysis and different machine learning methods and algorithms


Additional preferred skillset

  • Exposure to Finite Element Analysis and related software tools
  • Ability to guide and perform fit-for-purpose experimentation
  • Years of experience: Min 1-2 years of relevant experience
  • Educational Qualification: M.E/M.Tech, Chemical(preferred)/Applied-Mechanics(preferred)/ Mechanical Engineering
  • Skills are typically acquired through completion of an undergraduate degree in Engineering, Science, or similar discipline and a minimum of 2 years related experience. Certification as a Licensed/Chartered Professional is preferred


Candidates having qualifications that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for higher level roles given (1) their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and/or (3) business needs. Depending on education, experience, and skill level, a variety of job opportunities might be available from the Technical Professional Engineer Petrophysical Applications, Senior Technical Professional Engineer Petrophysical Applications up to the Principal Technical Professional Engineer Petrophysical Applications

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities




Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, sex/gender, sexual preference/ orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, national origin, or any other status protected by law or regulation.



3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E., Houston, Texas, 77032, United States 


Job Details

Requisition Number: 189987 
Experience Level: Experienced Hire
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology
Product Service Line: Cementing 
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

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Nearest Major Market: Houston

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