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 Senior Gas Production Engineer to join the Unconventional Production Engineering Division (UPED) of Well Completion Operations & Production Engineering Department.
UPED is responsible for providing technical support for all of unconventional rig-less activities, production optimization and well integrity analysis for all unconventional wells in Saudi Arabia.
Your primary role is to be a key technical contributor to multi-disciplinary Development and Production Operations Teams. Specific tasks include production operations support, input to the design of production wells, surveillance, dynamic well and completion modeling, field development planning, and production forecasting. As a Petroleum Engineer Specialist, you will also be a resource as a technical mentor to other Production Engineering staff and fresh graduates within team.
As a subject matter expert, you will have experience in completion design, well integrity, artificial lift system, and production optimization.
Within guidelines provided by the Unit Supervisor or Division Head, you will be involved in aggressive field development plans with a high level of drilling and completion activities together with analyzing and optimizing performance of Vertical, horizontal, multi-frac wells.
As the successful candidate you will be required to perform the following:
Design well completion and propose alternatives if required.
Develop production target and avails for wells on production.
Integrate production system modelling.
Field development planning and optimization.
Well integrity management.
Well intervention activities.
Well, reservoir and facility management.
Plan, monitor and validate surveillance activities for wells.
Perform studies and projects assuring adequacy and conformance to overall objectives of all phases of problems in areas including production, well design, sand control management, testing programs, reservoir flow properties and fluid studies.
Evaluate new technologies, tools or techniques and decide on suitability then present, or assists in the presentation of proposals to Management, technical and operating groups.
Participate in project technical reviews and reviews proposals to ensure efficient/economic operations.
As the successful candidate, you will hold a Bachelor’s degree in Petroleum Engineering from a recognized and approved program, a Master degree in Petroleum Engineering would be an advantage.
You will have a minimum of 10 years’ experience working as a Production Engineer.
You should have the ability to multitask, prioritize projects and available for occasional field coverage and you should be proficient with simulation software applications including Prosper, Saphir, WellCat (or equivalent) with the ability to perform nodal analysis.
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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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.