Title:  Lead Petroleum Engineer

Job Req ID:  12368

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.

Job Purpose

Performs and directs major petroleum engineering projects and technical studies requiring classical or
advanced analyses and solutions. Leads, designs and participates in mapping out data acquisition programs and
analyzes acquired data for petroleum engineering purposes. Makes technical recommendations to help in
formulating impacts on business proposals. Coaches and mentors junior engineers.


DUTY1 / effort % (025)
Leads and oversees the work of a group of engineers. Under this
capacity, coordinates and
ensures all related activities and tasks are efficiently completed.

DUTY2 / effort % (020)
Initiates and coordinates major petroleum engineering technical studies
and activities,
and determines engineering methods and procedures to be used. Prepares
reports on
completed studies with recommendations and presentations to Management
for feedback and

DUTY3 / effort % (015)
Leads formulation of BP/OP plans for respective area.

DUTY4 / effort % (010)
Represents the organization in presentations to Executive Management in
regard to new
projects, new technologies or field development strategies.

DUTY5 / effort % (010)
Initiates proposals for projects to be conducted by service providers
(vendors) and acts
as a project's liaison. In addition, follows up on the projects'
progression and ensures
deliverables and objectives are fully met.

DUTY6 / effort % (010)
Oversees the development of annual/quarterly management reports.

DUTY7 / effort % (010)
Assists in developing IDPs including training and development plans for
personnel in the

Education & Experience Requirements

Educational Level :Bachelors
Degree Title : Bachelor of Science
Discipline Title : Engineering

Minimum Years of Experience :09


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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