Contact Information

  • Ryan Leroux
    (337) 552-7732

Description

A 10+ year well intervention engineer with a rich technical and operational background specializing in coiled tubing well interventions and a passion for digitalization, data engineering, and process automation.

Seeking a role that would leverage my project management, coding and database skills to grow a career within operational or digital realms.

Industry

E&P

Location

Oklahoma City, OK

Experience

Project Manager - Guyana, Trinidad and Caribbean
Schlumberger | Houston, Texas, U.S.A. | 0.6 years 2020 – 2021

• Managed a project to establish a coiled tubing base of operations on the island of Trinidad
• Supported $10MM in service agreement awards throughout the Guyana/Trinidad/Caribbean region
• Provided client product line sales, operations, and technical support
• Strategized with product line VPs and global asset managers on how to creatively select, refurbish, and deliver offshore assets under extremely tight budgets and timelines
• Established personnel competencies and processes to rotate crews between multiple countries with strict visa and Covid-19 related travel restrictions

Client Engagement Coordinator - Gulf of Mexico
Schlumberger | Houston, Texas, U.S.A. | 0.5 years 2019 – 2020

• Single point-of-contact between client and operations teams
• Managed contract revenue, performance, profitability, and customer objectives
• Provided technical solutions for offshore well interventions tailored to customer needs and challenges
• Coordinated regular service quality and performance review meetings with customers
• Proactively identified and resolved invoice disputes over product and service delivery issues

Technical Sales Support Manager - North America Land
Schlumberger | Denver, Colorado, U.S.A. | 1.8 years 2018 – 2019

• Trained, managed, and inspired a multidisciplinary team of Masters and PhD level engineers to develop, deliver, and troubleshoot complex well intervention solutions using cutting edge technologies
• Increased engineering throughput across North America by 30% by enrolling in coding classes and using them to develop custom process automation solutions to speed up technical design and evaluation work
• Streamlined sale opportunity, service revenue, and operational performance reporting across North America by replacing paper and e-sharing practices with a digital, cloud-based solution
• Increased reliability of well intervention event logs entered by field operations by developing and implementing software that auto-detects specific events based on equipment sensor readings
• Increased speed and accuracy of services requiring the aggregation of historical job performance data by developing a sophisticated database that consumed job design, execution, and evaluation results
• Invented a data acquisition system and advisor that predicted downhole flow conditions based on surface readings and alert users of undesirable trends to correct to prevent operational delays

• Patent Filed: System and Method for Non-Invasive Detection at a Wellsite, 63/088,668, 10/7/2020
• SPE Paper: Benefits of Digital Monitoring of Flowback Returns during Coiled Tubing…, 204409-MS

Technical Sales Support Engineer - North America Land
Schlumberger | Houston, Texas & Denver, Colorado, U.S.A. | 1.6 years 2016 – 2018

• Generated high volumes of technical designs, procedures, client reports, and service quality metrics
• Reduced the number of engineers required to produce technical designs by 20% across North America by piloting a program to distribute local tasks across multiple locations from a center command center
• Reduced client report delivery time by 20% across North America by developing databases that consumed and standardized field data, and auto-generated service evaluation reports
• Designed and built a database that tracked coil tubing asset utilization across multiple operational bases
• Identified opportunities for continuous improvement and lead root-cause incident investigations

District Technical Engineer - Gulf of Mexico and North America Land
Schlumberger | Broussard, Louisiana, U.S.A. | 3.3 years 2013 – 2016

• Coordinated technical teams in the design, execution, and evaluation of coiled tubing well interventions
• Generated feasibility studies and economic analyses to improve HSE, SQ, and operational efficiencies
• Provided technical support for clients, sales, operations teams, and root cause failure investigations
• Oversaw the training and development of junior field engineers and supervisors

Field Engineer - Western Canada
Schlumberger | Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada | 3.5 years 2009 – 2013

• Supervised coiled tubing operations and crews in remote, oil and gas field locations
• Managed crew, heavy equipment, and HAZMAT product logistics and lead SQ and HSE committees
• Generated well intervention designs, procedures, cost estimates, invoices, and post-job reports

Skills

• Leadership
• Teamwork
• Communication
• Public Speaking

• Operations Support
• Detailed Procedures
• Troubleshooting
• Coiled Tubing
• Nitrogen
• Cementing
• Pressure Pumping

• Technical Sales & Support
• Well Intervention Design
• HSE Risk Management
• Root Cause Analysis

• Process Automation
• Data Science & Analytics
• Power BI
• Azure DevOps
• Python, VBA
• SQL, DAX, M, R
• HTML, CSS, JavaScript

• Project Management
• Budgeting
• Forecasting
• Cost Estimates

• Continuous Improvement
• Creative
• Adaptable
• Resourceful
• Multi-Tasker
• Quick Learner
• Well-Traveled (40 Countries)

Education

B. Sc. Chemical Engineering
University of Saskatchewan