Feb 13, 2020

Surface Engineering- Production Technology Consultant

  • Shell Oil Company
  • 1112-1114, RG Trade Tower, 11th Floor, Netaji Subhash Place, Shakurpur, Delhi, 110034, India
Full Time Permanent Engineering & Science Production

Job Description

The Production Technology Consultant is knowledgeable of the industry technologies and software used in the production technology area. They have experience with the technology and software used in this space and are responsible for deploying it to the sites, integrating it with other systems, and validating with the users it is functioning correctly. The individual will provide knowledge of the setup, installation, IT operation, and system integration. The Consultant will perform analysis and design of the system to deploy, testing of system components to confirm certification, and technical consultancy for the deployment.

Principal Accountabilities

• Accountability for system and technology analysis and design for asset deployments

• Accountability for system deployment, installation and integration with external systems.

• Troubleshooting of system issues (hardware and software)

• Providing technical consultancy for the deployment project.

• Working closely with workflow consultants, site engineers, and the engineering projects teams to deploy and embed technology.

• Participating in new release quality assurance and testing activities

• Maintaining documentation related to installation and support.

• Facilitate the provision of Consultant support during failure analysis and problem solving.

• Resolve specific system problems and identify / propose improvements.

• Contribute to the technical architecture of software.


• Projects and Technology, PTX Surface Operations Department

• Process Automation & Production Technology Team

• Team of 15 -20, managing 20 technologies

• Team OPEX > 10 million USD and CAPEX > 10 million USD

• Position to lead a natural team of 3-8

• Deliver technology to all Upstream, IG,


Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Petroleum Engineer, Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • Total 8-12 years of experience•
  • 3+ years of experience in Production Technology Domain
  • 3+ years of experience in the oil and gas industry
  • 3+ Years of experience analyzing, designing, testing and deploying systems

Key competencies required:
• Skill: Demonstration of creative problem solving to identify new opportunities and improvements.
• Skill: End-user and business requirements specification, analysis and design.
• Authentic, transparent, and honest.
• Customer focused and value driven.
• Self-motivated, with an urgency to deliver quality technology and utilizing innovation to do so.
• Persistence in delivery, demonstrated results.
• Safety focused to support goal zero and inclusive.
• Demonstrated ability to work multiple projects at once in a complex business environment.
• Builds and maintain relationships with key site and corporate management and with affiliated independent operating companies to identify and implement best practices and technology across the enterprise. Establishes and maintains productive relationships with equipment and system vendors.
• Ability to operate in a diverse, virtual, and global environment.
• Skill: Software Deployment / Installation / Integration in Microsoft Windows Systems.
• Skill: Windows permissions configuration, Registry Editing, and Windows Certificate installation.
• Skill: Application Testing to design and automate test scripts and conduct FAT/SAT.
• Skill: Experience with System and User Testing.
• Knowledge: Visual Studio, SQL, SSRS, PowerBI, Office.
• Knowledge: Programming experience in Java, JavaScript, C# or C++.
• 5+ years of experience in the oil and gas industry.
• Knowledge: Production Technology Artificial Lift methods, including Beam Pump, Plunger Lift, Electrical Submersible Pump, Gas Lift, and Progressive Cavity Pump.
• Knowledge: Production stimulation methods such as fracturing, acidizing, and perforating.
• Experience working with facility operations personnel, particularly console operators.
• Good communications, writing, and interpersonal skills to interact with colleagues, customers and suppliers.
• Ability to deliver results in a large, complex organization.
• Ability to articulate complex technology in a simple and exciting manner.
• Knowledge: Production Technology Software Petex, StimPlan, Gohfer, WinGLUE, SROD, MFrac.

Company Description

Shell began operations in India more than 80 years ago. At Shell India, we invest in our people through our industry-leading development programmes, which see our employees, thrive and gain access to experts on a local and global level. To date, we have invested more than US$ 1 billion already in India's energy sector alone, in socially and environmentally responsible ways. Shell is the only global major to have a fuel retail license in India.

Shell has established a new IT hub in Bangalore, and plans to scale it up over a five year period. The purpose of the IT Hub is to enable the Business by focusing on business outcomes, delivering fit for business technology solutions which enable business agility and profitable growth.


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