Location: Edinburgh

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About this Vacancy

The company is looking to recruit a number of deployment engineers to join our Technical Solutions team. The role focuses on the deployment of the Digital Oil Field (DOF) solution, designed to use live data and physical models in calculations to guide the management of oil and gas fields. The post holder will ideally have 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, with the ability to work independently as well as part of a team and a pro-active commercial approach to developing the company's business. You will be able to operate in a fast paced deadline, results driven environment. You will require excellent organisational skills.

The company will provide personal development and in-house training 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 package which includes salary, performance related bonuses and other benefits and relocation assistance (where applicable). The company encourages team working and salary is based on personal performance and contribution to the success of others. Starting salary will depend on experience.



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


+ Practical experience in the oil and gas sector including:  

  • Design and employment of Digital Oil Field systems

  • Building petroleum engineering workflows

  • Software deployment in major international oil and gas companies

  • Implementing and/or using Petex software

  • Working with multiple database environments


+ Technical skills: 


  • Microsoft SQL server 2012 onwards - intermediate/advanced

  • Windows 2012 onwards - intermediate/advanced


    + Presentational skills:

  • Excellent spoken and written English

  • Second language preferred Arabic


    Some experience using any of the following would be beneficial:

  • C# /C++

  • VB.NET    

  • GIS System (ESRI) preferred

  • Oracle

  • OsiSoft Pi

Company Information

Petroleum Experts 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 our head office in Edinburgh (UK), and with regional offices in the USA and the Far East. As a result of the acquisition of Midland Valley Exploration Limited we are also a leader in the field of structural geology, and creators of Move™, the best-in-class upstream O&G 3D structural modelling product.