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 an Estimation Engineer to join our Unconventional Resources Engineering & Project Management Department (URE&PMD).


URE&PMD is responsible for the development and coordination of the capital program for Unconventional Resources within Saudi Aramco, in addition to providing engineering support and project management.


Your primary role will be to provide a complete cost control service to the URE&PMD team, demonstrating expertise in managing large, complex projects with a global reach. You will be capable of providing analysis and evaluation of project costs.

Key Responsibilities

As the successful candidate you will be required to perform the following:


Provide all cost engineering expertise and coordinates activities as group/unit leader if required.

Responsible for preparation of cost portion of the engineering, procurement and construction contracts.

Collect, monitor, analyze and report all cost information through the Project Manager.

Review and analyze all claims and Change Orders on project contracts.

Participate in the negotiation of project contracts as required.

Initiate appropriate action when total forecast indicates allocated funds will be exceeded.

Keep abreast of significant developments in cost engineering by close review of technical literature, contacts with contractors, visits to areas of construction, and attendance at professional technical meetings.

Utilize computer programs including but not limited to Aspen and Primavera.

Minimum Requirements

As the successful candidate you will hold a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Economics, Business Administration, or Accounting, or closely related major. A Master degree is preferred.


You may have achieved industry recognition through activities on committees of professional societies and Industry organizations like PMI, AACE, SAVE International or others.


You will have a minimum of 10 years’ experience in cost engineering including at least five years devoted to petrochemical, refinery, pipeline, or power generation projects.


You must be familiar with construction practices, materials and equipment.


You must be prepared to travel and work remotely.

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.


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About Saudi Aramco

Saudi Aramco is the world’s largest integrated oil and gas company; its upstream operations are based in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and it also operates a global downstream business. Headquartered in the city of Dhahran, the company operates in eight locations within the Kingdom and 20 locations overseas, and employs around 76,000 people.