Engineering Technician
Company: Marathon Oil
Location: Houston , TX
Category: Professional, Skilled & Trades, Energy
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 4/18/2018

Marathon Oil Corporation is an international energy company engaged in exploration and production. Marathon Oil has a significant leasehold position in the core of the Williston basin in North Dakota. The Company holds acreage in Bakken Play, focusing on McKenzie and Dunn counties.

Marathon Oil's Bakken Subsurface team is seeking an experienced Engineering Specialist. The candidate will be expected to work closely with multidisciplinary team and management in support of a variety of development activities and functions. This position will report to a Subsurface Development Supervisor for the Bakken Asset Team and will be located in Houston.



  • Compile and manipulate data from a variety of sources to assist with technical analysis (e.g. AFEs, performance analysis, etc)
  • Create various reports to understand variances and metrics
  • Ability to understand and run basic economics to assist with development planning
  • Identify and implement process improvements related to existing workflows
  • Maintain various engineering databases through thorough QC and regular updates
  • Assist with reserve evaluation and booking efforts
  • Building effective networks within Marathon for knowledge of business processes and applications
  • Provide application support to technical staff, when necessary



Preferred Qualifications:


  • Minimum HS diploma or GED.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent experience. Major: Math or Science Focus.



  • 5+ years experience supporting multi-disciplinary teams in a technical capacity.
  • Oil and gas industry preferred, Bakken development experience is a plus.


Computer Skills:

OFM, TOW, IHS / Drilling Info, Microsoft Office Suite, with emphasis in Excel, Spotfire/Programming proficiency is preferred, Experience with WellView and/or SAP is a plus



Excellent oral and written communication skills, teamwork, analytical skills and strong organization & planning skills.


Houston , TX 77056
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