Career Fields

What kinds of careers are available with an industry leader in energy? With operations spanning the globe, the opportunities are virtually limitless. Our career paths are broad categories of the work we do at ExxonMobil. Each career path encompasses a wide range of jobs and responsibilities.

Our opportunities are virtually limitless.

Below are some examples of the career paths to choose from at ExxonMobil.


Create the innovative energy solutions of tomorrow. Our engineering group works across all facets of our business – whether it's providing technical expertise to our downstream and chemical business, or supporting our upstream business. As the only oil & gas company that’s fully integrated, opportunities are limitless.

The job families within Engineering include: Chemical Process Engineering, Downstream Process Engineering, Drilling and Subsurface, Electrical, Equipment, Instrument, Measurement and Control Systems, Marine, Materials Integrity, Subsea and many more.

Information Technology

Create, innovate and support the IT solutions that power our business. From analytics to projects, enterprise systems to applications, strategy to operations, experience a breadth of opportunities that matches our global reach.

The job families within Information Technology include: Applications, Business Process, Infrastructure, Data & Analytics, Enterprise Security, Projects and Core.

Join a workplace that is inspiring, innovative, and safe.


Work at some of the most advanced, integrated petrochemical sites in the industry. Use your training, certifications and mechanical know-how to solve hands-on operations challenges.

Join our relentless pursuit to ensure our workplace is inspiring, innovative, and safe.

The job families within Operations include: Logistics, Maintenance and Operations.

Commercial and business

From business development and sales to executing global contracts with vendors, our Commercial and Business family focuses on developing commercial opportunities, building key relationships, and providing insights and analysis that shape our business strategies.

The job families within Commercial and Business include: Procurement/Acquisition; Data, analytics and systems; Land and real estate; Business development and sales; Business enablement; Supply Chain and Marketing.

Industry-leading research starts here.


Industry-leading geology and geophysical research starts here. Our geoscience career path collects and analyses data across the globe to identify the next opportunity for ExxonMobil to explore. We foster opportunities for a variety of skill sets, from geoscience technicians and data processing to reservoir modelling and geophysical applications.

The job families within Geoscience include: Formation evaluation, Generalist, Geophysical Applications, Geophysical Operations, Geophysical Processing, Operations geology and more.


We assemble skilled teams to ensure ExxonMobil continues its innovative, industry-leading work. Roles in our finance career path oversee our complex finances, mitigate risk, and keep ExxonMobil licensed to operate in terms of controls and financial integrity – and help grow and add value to the business.

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