Digital Drilling Engineer | Schlumberger

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Digital Drilling Engineer

Lagos - Nigeria

Digital Drilling Engineer


The Digital Drilling Engineer (DDE) is responsible for the implementation, office adoption and customer support of DrillPlan, DrillOps and Drilling Data projects. The DDE provides digital drilling product support to end users to achieve the defined deliverables and performance as per the scope of work of each specific project. The DDE will provide technical and drilling expertise on how to maximize value of the digital tools to the customer. In addition, DDE will capture software
enhancements ideas and communicate to the digital organization. DDE will be first point of contact for customers who will guide them through Digital Drilling change management process.
This position establishes trusted advisor relationship with customer and understands their technical challenges. DDE with in-depth knowledge ensure the quality-of-service delivery on assigned projects.


Advise Sales & Commercial on technical requirements and bid clarifications responses.
Perform the project technical analysis and potential value of Digital solutions based on past wells analysis and project scope of work.
Participates in technical discussions for customer workflow optimization and requirements.
Participate in Market Segmentation exercise, perform technology gap analysis and help build the GeoUnit strategy.
Capture leads and opportunities for application of differentiated technology packages.
Initiates engineering corrective action to ensure a process of continuous improvement.
Promote cross-Domain / cross-BL solutions.
Report on competition technology application in the GeoUnit.
Leads DrillPlan and DrillOps deployment in GU, Coordinate with internal and external stakeholders to ensure timely delivery for digital drilling projects.
Hold performance reviews with customers.


  • Bachelor/ Master in Mechanic, Petroleum, Mine, Physical Engineering
  • At least 10 years’ experience in Drilling operation
  • Client, Service Quality and Performance focused
  • Great communication skills in English

If you are looking for an exciting career in a dynamic international company, rewarding career opportunities and an attractive compensation package, we encourage you to apply.

Location: Lagos, Nigeria

About SLB

SLB is the world's leading provider of technology and services to the energy industry across the world. As a leading employer in our industry, SLB is proud to offer a highly competitive package of base and incentive compensation as well as a comprehensive benefits program designed to support the health, wellness and financial security of our employees and their families. SLB is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.

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