Title:  Completions Engineering Specialist

Job Req ID:  12211

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.


We are seeking a Completion Engineering Specialist to join the JRAK Engineering and SGNA Engineering divisions of Well Completion Operation & Production Engineering Department. The JRAK and SGNA Engineering Production Engineering divisions are responsible for maximizing the efficiency and output of Saudi Aramco unconventional assets by employing cutting-edge techniques and technologies to optimize production processes, enhance reservoir performance, and reduce operational cost.

Duties & Responsibilities

You will be required to perform the following:

Lead production optimization solutions for existing producing wells and future development areas.

Responsible for routine well surveillance, problem well diagnostics and proficient in downhole remediation practices and prepare field operational procedures.

Work with drilling team on completion proposal, installation, snubbing unit operation, tubing installation and retrieval.

Trial test new advanced well completion technologies and provide technical support to designing advanced well completions.

Daily operation monitoring and support well surveillance.

Lead group of engineers in specific tasks and studies such as a new field development, a new technology trial test and participate in the company engineering standard review and the development of young professionals.

Work with drilling department and frac service provider on wellhead transition, barrier requirements and design fit for purpose solutions.

Plan and program field/wells opportunities, surveillance plan a providing support to business plan.

Responsible for well and field completion performance and integrity modeling using softwares such as WellCat.

Minimum Requirements

As the successful candidate you will hold a Bachelor’s degree in petroleum or mechanical engineering from a recognized and approved program.


You will have at least Fifteen years of experience in production engineering and production optimization, including at least ten years in unconventional production engineering and optimization.


You will also have;

Strong expertise in unconventional behaviors, well performance analysis and fluid dynamics.

Experience in unconventional resources or HPHT/tight gas & oil well with a good understanding of hydraulic fracturing, and its impact on flowback/production practices.

Proven record of successful wellhead and downhole completion design, optimization, and troubleshooting.

Strong expertise in material, metallurgical selection, failure analysis and inspection.

Ability to assist in the development and implementation of the flow assurance techniques, programs and operational procedures.

Knowledge of industry regulations, safety practices and standards.

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