Instrument and Control System Engineer

Saudi Aramco

Saudi Arabia

Ref: KP658-323

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

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.


Gas Operations Technical Support Department is looking to hire a Control Systems Engineer. Such job position is expected to conducted annual assessments, system performance analysis, technical evaluations related to instruments and control systems.

Key Responsibilities

You will be required to perform the following:

Conduct performance and compliance assessments for gas plants control systems and instrumentation and generate related reports

Participate in field investigation and troubleshooting activities when needed and provide recommendation to restore control systems

Conduct technical evaluations of control systems and instrumentation purchases

Perform engineering studies


Minimum Requirements

As successful candidate you must have a Bachelor's degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering with minimum of (15) years of experience as field technical support, in the Oil/Gas industry

The candidate is expected to have hands-on experience and in-depth knowledge of Distributed Control Systems (DCS), Emergency Control Systems (ESD), field sensors and measurement devices, control valves, safety valves, and process analyzers. It is also expected to have minimum knowledge of cybersecurity requirements for control systems and network

The candidate is expected to have knowledge of drawings and international standards related to control systems, instrumentation, and electrical systems

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.

About the Company

Saudi Aramco is an integrated global energy enterprise. The company markets and exports crude oil, petroleum products, natural gas liquids and sulfur. It also ships crude oil worldwide through an affiliated company and participates in petroleum refining and marketing activities at home and abroad. Its overseas affiliates are in the United States, Egypt, the Philippines, the Republic of Korea and Japan.

Saudi Aramco's subsidiaries span the globe, with offices in Houston, Washington, New York, London, Leiden, Dubai, Singapore, Beijing, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Seoul.

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Engineer salaries in Saudi Arabia

Average monthly compensation
SAR 12,500

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