Data Engineer

Job Description

Req Number: 18170BR

Position Description:
We are seeking a Data Engineer to join Upstream Database Service Division (UDSD) under EXPEC Computer Operations Department (ECOD).

UDSD provides and maintain upstream structured & unstructured data repositories, application middle-tier and Information Management services. Develop infrastructure & security applications for Upstream. Implement upstream data modeling, data security, data integration, data quality, data governance for enterprise data. Facilitate collaboration and provide consultation guidelines for business process management, and knowledge management services.

Minimum Requirements:
The successful candidate should hold a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent.

Minimum of 9 years’ experience directly related to Data Modeling and Data Engineering.

Expertise in database skills specifically SQL, complex querying, SQL explain plans and tuning.

Excellent understanding of Data Security implementations in Oracle.

Clear understanding of the concepts of Data Architecture supporting analytics.

Expertise in data manipulation, data loading, data transformation, and data cleanup.

Working knowledge of the PI Integrator, R language, and Oracle Advanced Analytics options.

Knowledge of and experience with Hadoop implementations and NoSQL databases is desirable.

Knowledge of Oil & Gas Upstream business desirable.

Knowledge of and experience with Hadoop implementations, NoSQL databases is desirable.

Duties & Responsibilities:
You are expected to be able to perform the following:

Design and maintain the new Upstream Advanced Analytics database considering usage, security, performance, integrity, data migration, data transformation, and data archival.

Build and maintain data models, which serve IR 4.0 projects.

Implement data security, and set up the data streams, which feed the analytical database.

Reflect changes in model from source and target data repositories, ensure data integrity, enforce data governance and guidelines for data analysis.

Formulate policy to ensure proper data management and governance for Analytical Analysis database.

About us:
Saudi Aramco’s Exploration & Producing (E&P) business line oversees the world’s largest reserves of conventional crude oil, and the fourth-largest reserves of natural gas. The Company’s reserves portfolio include Ghawar, the world’s largest onshore oil field, and Safaniya, the largest offshore field. Company geologists are actively seeking additional reserves in many areas of the Kingdom, offshore in the Gulf and the Red Sea and onshore in the deserts and mountains. Petroleum engineers and earth scientists in E&P work with cutting-edge technology to manage and produce these reserves, including 3D visualization, reservoir simulation and remote geosteering of multilateral wells. The Company’s Exploration and Petroleum Engineering Center, or EXPEC, is home to one of the industry’s most powerful computer centers. Research and development into subsurface upstream technology is conducted at the EXPEC Advanced Research Center. For more than two decades in a row, Saudi Aramco has been ranked the No. 1 oil company in the world by Petroleum Intelligence Weekly, a testament to the dedication and professionalism of the men and women of Exploration & Producing.