Title:  Cost Engineer

Job Req ID:  9904

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 Cost Engineer to join the Project Controls Group of CS Projects Department. The Project Controls Group is responsible for providing support to all concerned Divisions related to Project Cost Control, Scheduling Control, Contracts Administration and Reporting Projects KPIs. The Cost Engineer primary role is to carry out cost functions during all stages of the project.  These functions are related to the project cost activities and project execution of capital and non-capital projects. 

Duties and Responsibilities

You will be required to perform the following:

Provide cost analysis and evaluation of project cost, project forecast, and cost trend analysis. 

Provide professional judgment and experience in business and program cost planning, cost estimating cost control and change management.

Duties include but not limited to Participates in the budgeting process for capital projects, Initiate funding for project proposal development and monitors proposal activities, assist in the preparation of expenditure requests to ensure adequacy.

Prepare and process project change order and schedule change, assist in the preparation for quarterly review by executive management, and participate in the project close-out phase.

Minimum Requirements

As a successful candidate you will hold a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management with some certification related to Cost Engineering. Certification in CCEP and /or PMP will be considered as an asset.

You will have at least Ten years' experience in construction cost engineering, including at least five years in cost control aspect.


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