Title:  Process Engineer

Job Req ID:  11149

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 Process Engineer to join our Riyas NGL Fractionation RNGLF department as part of Unconventional Resources Organization. The RNGL The RNGLF Facilities will include two fractionation trains train which include fractionation units, C3 & C4 treatment, C3 & C4 dehydration and propane refrigeration. The common facilities will include feed surge and product storage, chemicals storage and utilities. You primary role as minimum will be to monitor process parameters, design and troubleshoot and advise operations accordingly. Provide technical assistance You will lead the process design review, follow the construction, and lead the commissioning and testing activities for the new gas plant facilities.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provide day-to-day technical support to the Operation and Maintenance areas, to troubleshoot and fix process equipment.
  • Develop the engineering designs packages for the new installation and upgrade projects.
  • Review project proposals and detailed design packages for new facilities.
  • Participate in the testing and commissioning of the new facilities, and turnaround and inspection (T&I).
  • Update and maintain engineering documentation and drawings.
  • Analyze system performance and find solutions for energy savings.
  • Ensure quality, cost-effective, and timely solutions to any upgrade.
  • Ensure full HSE Compliance.
  • Report and analyze key performance indices.
  • Make recommendations for technical/economic optimization of existing facilities.
  • Lead feasibility/profitability studies for new facilities.
  • Contribute to the business unit strategy.
  • Assist in the training, development, and mentoring of younger staff.
  • Provide analysis, evaluation, and interpretation in support of projects, processes, and financing related to Saudi Aramco capital investment decisions.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering, MS is preferred. A Professional Engineer (P.E.) or Chartered Engineer (C.Eng.) license or registration will be desirable but is not essential.
  • At least 15 years of experience in the industrial operation facility, a gas plant facility is preferred.
  • Good knowledge of the modular skids mounted process unit.
  • Able to demonstrate a detailed knowledge of industry standards and procedures, such as API and ASMI codes, required to support the review of company standards, project reviews, and implementation of plant modifications to process systems.
  • Experience with creating/modifying PFDs, and P&IDs, toubleshooting process equipment and system failures, including pumps, compressors, pipe line/piping, and dehydration systems.
  • Knowledge of HYSIS and other process simulation software is required.
  • Knowledge in creating schematics and piping diagrams.
  • Ability to conduct failure analysis, and provide recommendations for failed process systems, and sequence of event reporting.
  • Knowledge with process equipment and systems field installation, commissioning, and testing, as well as experience in specifying piping and equipment layout.
  • Experience in dealing with corrosion related issues, with thorough understanding of plant operations, process technologies, supply and product logistics, business drivers, cost drivers, and feedstock sensitivities.
  • Ability to work with multidisciplinary teams producing reports, studies, and presentations that are pivotal in shaping management’s decisions.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with management at all levels within the organization, and be capable of spotting and reconciling conflicting views and interests among different parts of the organization.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, and be ability to communicate complex technical, economic, and commercial concepts

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