Title:  Cloud Infrastructure Architect

Job Req ID:  11604

Aramco energizes the world economy.

Aramco occupies a unique position in the global energy industry. We are the world's largest producer of hydrocarbons (oil and gas), with the lowest upstream carbon intensity of any major producer. 

With our significant investment in technology and infrastructure, we strive to maximize the value of the energy we produce for the world along with a commitment to enhance Aramco’s value to society.

Headquartered in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and with offices around the world, we combine market discipline with a generations’ spanning view of the future, born of our nine decades experience as responsible stewards of the Kingdom’s vast hydrocarbon resources. This responsibility has driven us to deliver significant societal and economic benefits to not just the Kingdom, but also to a vast number of communities, economies, and countries that rely on the vital and reliable energy that we supply.

We are one of the most profitable companies in the world, as well as amongst the top five global companies by market capitalization.


The Enterprise Architect is responsible for the design, development, and implementation of the enterprise architecture for Aramco Upstream. This includes the development of a strategic roadmap of Upstream Digital, the alignment of Upstream Digital activities with business goals, and the ensuring of the quality and scalability of Upstream Digital systems.

Key Responsibilities

•  Develop and maintain the enterprise architecture framework

•  Define the business requirements for Upstream Digital technologies

•  Design and implement Upstream Digital solutions that meet business requirements

•  Lead the implementation of emerging technologies projects

•  Manage the Upstream Digital technologies budget

•  Ensure the security and compliance of Upstream Digital systems

•  Stay up-to-date on the latest IT trends and technologies

Minimum Requirements

  • Experience in the oil and gas industry is a plus
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Enterprise Architecture Certification from TOGAF or equivalent certifications
  • Experience with oil and gas industry-specific technologies, such as seismic data analysis, reservoir modeling, and pipeline simulation
  • Experience with cloud computing and big data technologies
  • Experience with agile development methodologies
  • Strong leadership and communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Bachelor's degree (preferably Masters) in Computer Science, a related technical field, or equivalent practical experience

Working environment

Our high-performing employees are drawn by the challenging and rewarding professional, technical and industrial opportunities we offer, and are remunerated accordingly.

At Aramco, our people work on truly world-scale projects, supported by investment in capital and technology that is second to none. And because, as a global energy company, we are faced with addressing some of the world’s biggest technical, logistical and environmental challenges, we invest heavily in talent development.

We have a proud history of educating and training our workforce over many decades. Employees at all levels are encouraged to improve their sector-specific knowledge and competencies through our workforce development programs – one of the largest in the world.


Country/Region:  SA