Saudi Aramco Careers
Lead IT Auditor – Cloud Computing
Requisition ID: 1176006
Req Number: 16232BR
We are seeking a Lead IT Auditor with Cloud Computing 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 or deploying cloud-based solutions/technologies.
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. It provides members of the 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.
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 five (5) years of experience in IT auditing with cloud specialization.
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 these professional certifications: Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Global Industrial Cyber Security Professional (GICSP), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), and/or Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH).
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:
Perform the responsibility of in-charge (lead) auditors and work under the direction of an Audit Manager.
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 an internal auditing SME for the area of cloud computing.
Evaluate the performance and capabilities of the assisting staff auditors.
Perform other assurance and consulting activities on internal controls as requested.
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.