Najia Bilal, Technical Professional - DevOps Engineer Group
Looking for an engineering position that will challenge me, develop my analytical skills, and reservoir/production knowledge. Willing to move to South America and Middle East.
Technical Professional Feb 2018 – Present
Halliburton - Houston, TX
Function as DevOps engineer to provide technical and operational engineering support with daily operations at well site, fracturing design calculations and specifications, per customer and department requirements.
El Reno, Oklahoma & Montgomery, Pennsylvania
Field experience working FR water, linear gel, crosslink, and CO2 fluid systems in sleeve, plug and perforate, and zipper operations, using Microprop, Wellhead Connection Unit, XMP-10 pump, and Prodigi Intelligent Fracturing Service technologies on fracturing jobs in Permian, SCOOP and STACK, and Marcellus.
Designed a model for operational growth based on market conditions by analyzing operational data using StimXpert and Snapshot Dashboard and presented to senior business development team to encourage operational and business decisions supported with financial results.
Participated in an internal business innovation challenge and presented on building a platform that compiles fracturing treatment details and streamlines onto a visual dashboard consisting historical and real-time analytical and statistical applications to deliver meaningful reporting for Halliburton and customers.
Mentored interns and engineering students through Society of Women in Engineering by actively listening, building trust, and providing guidance and motivation through personal experiences.
Reservoir Engineering Intern – Haynesville Division May – Aug 2017
QEP Resources, Inc. – Denver, CO
Collaborated with geologist and completions team to select recomplete well candidates in Hosston and Rodessa formations, presented findings to senior management and asset team, and recommended commencement of program to test wells and booking reserves to 3P.
Evaluated uphole recompletion potential and reserves in North Louisiana acreage by analyzing production data using Drillinginfo and SONRIS, developing type curves, forecasting production, and identifying available recompletes to add value to company.
Assessed available recompletes and generated type cases to run economic analysis using ARIES to determine financial rate of return and potential value added to the company.
Production Engineering Intern – Eagle Ford Asset May – Aug 2016
Marathon Oil Corporation – Kenedy, TX
Performed a deep investigation into the age and run life of wells by analyzing sucker rod components using Spotfire and WellView, looking at AFEs, and collating rod failure data into a central database.
Analyzed failure data by reviewing lab reports on sucker rod failures, communicated findings with other teams such as company chemist and metallurgist, and identified corrosion as primary sucker rod failure mechanism.
Influenced Marathon vendor selection process by visiting rod vendor facilities, understanding manufacturing processes, evaluating rod QA/QC processes and finally presenting financial impact on failure trend by initiating dialog with supply chain department to ensure products meeting design and quality specifications.
Visited well sites with production engineers and technicians to review sucker rod remediation jobs in the field and understand rod design and logistics process by using SROD.
Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels Analysis (PNGBA) Intern Jun – Aug 2015
Energy Information Administration (EIA) U.S. Department of Energy – Washington, D.C.
Co-authored Today In Energy article on crude oil movements in correlation to market conditions, presented ad hoc economic reports to team, and received publication on EIA website.
Created a digital mapping layer for EIA website and PNGBA team displaying all U.S. ethanol plants, petroleum products, and rail terminals using ArcGIS mapping software.
Awards and Certifications
Ability to work in high pressure environment
Creative ability to find streamlined solutions
Leader - ability to delegate tasks and manage progress
Maintain customer relations
Motivate and willing to learn
University of Oklahoma, BS Petroleum Engineering, Dec 2017
Deans Honor Roll & Chevron Scholarship Recipient
George Mason University, BS Finance & Marketing, May 2012