Contact Information

  • Jose Pineda
    (281) 839-5320


I've worked with operators such as Diamondback Energy and Encino Energy. Collaborated with engineers, geologist, and regulatory teams to interpret, analyze, and organize static data. 


Houston, Texas


Operation Specialist February 2019 – July 2020
• Worked closely with multiple oil and gas operators, working interest owners, and service companies to actively track, organize, and QC drilling, completion, and production data
• Collaborated with internal software development team to implement new technology and features that cater to our clients and improve workflow
• Represented WellDrive at Hart Energy’s Dug conferences demonstrating our technology and interacting with current and potential clients
• Helped expand our business to Mexico, constantly talking to clients and government officials at Comision Nacional de Hidrocarburos (CNH) to create a better workflow and ensure all documentation was approved
Operation Intern May 2018 - Feb 2019
• Quality checked drilling and completion data entries and files uploaded by contacting using WellDrive’s web-based software, resulting in 20% faster information for our users
• Communicated with clients, contractors, and engineers in the field via email and phone calls to solve discrepancies of data entries not valid or incomplete
UTS Environmental Company/C4 Environmental (acquired by Republic Industrial)
Field Technician Dec 2013 – Dec 2016
• Trained by Houston Safety Council to be certified in HAZMAT, Basic Plus, TWIC, and Confined Space
• Served as Lead Technician on dozens of projects that included the preservation and cleaning of machinery, complex vehicles, and disposal pits
• Maintained and assessed inventory of safety equipment, trucks, trailers, vacuum trucks, and heavy machinery
• Neutralized chemicals for disposal and created samples from industries for chemical lab processing
• Coordinated with various companies to schedule and remove hazardous waste from site locations, facilitating transport of hazardous waste samples for chemical analysis

Awards and Certifications

Society of Petroleum Engineers
American Association of Drilling Engineers
Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers
Intern of the Year for WellDrive 2018


*Fluent in Spanish and English
*Experienced in programming such as Excel, Power Point, AutoCad, MatLab, C++
*Worked with heavy and technical machinary
*Capable to interpret, communicate, and QC data


Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering
Associate Degree in Pre-Engineering