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Lead IT Auditor – Industrial Controls Systems

Saudi Arabia
finance Internal Auditing


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1073719

Req Number: 15595BR

Position Description:
We are seeking a Lead IT Auditor with Industrial Controls Systems experience to join the Information Systems Audits Division within Internal Auditing, to be based in our corporate headquarters in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, with expertise in auditing, securing, administering, or deploying Industrial Control Systems (this is a must).

Internal Auditing is an independent and objective assurance and consulting activity designed to add value and improve the operations of Saudi Aramco. Internal auditing helps the organization to accomplish its objectives by bringing a systematic and disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of the organization’s risk management, control, and governance processes. Internal auditing provides members of management and the Board of Directors with analyses, recommendations, and information concerning the activities reviewed.

The Information Systems Audits Division is responsible for performing 1) technology audits, 2) supporting business integrated audits in testing automated controls, and 3) providing data analytics to other business audit divisions.

Minimum Requirements:
As a successful candidate, you will hold a bachelor’s degree or higher in computer science, management information systems, business, engineering, or a relevant field.
You will have a minimum of seven (7) years of experience in IT auditing with specialization in Industrial control systems.
You must demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills in the English language and excellent presentation and interpersonal skills.
You will have at least one of the following professional certifications:
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Global Industrial Cyber Security Professional (GICSP)
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)
You should be flexible to travel in the Kingdom and/or out of the Kingdom to conduct audits.

Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be required to perform the following:
Plan, execute, and/or report internal audits to management.
Establish the objectives and scope of the audit engagement.
Develop comprehensive risk-based audit programs.
Prepare audit reports.
Deliver presentations to client’s management at the audit opening and closing meetings.
Provide on-the-job training and mentoring to inexperienced or less experienced staff. Act as internal auditing SME for the area of Industrial Control Systems.
Evaluate the performance and capabilities of the assisting staff auditors.
Perform other assurance and consulting activities on internal controls as requested.

About us:
As an integrated, global petroleum enterprise with operations in Saudi Arabia, Europe, the United States and the Far East, Saudi Aramco is one of the cornerstones of the world’s energy supply. Saudi Aramco has a proud legacy of accomplishment in the oil and gas industry. In recent years, the Company has been creating downstream joint and equity ventures, both in Saudi Arabia and in China, and is exploring additional opportunities in refining and petrochemicals. Projects such as these, combined with Saudi Aramco’s stature – both as a corporation and as a corporate citizen – in the Kingdom and wherever the Company does business, make for a challenging and rewarding work environment for the personnel of the Finance business line.