Saudi Aramco Careers
Forensic Computer Analyst
Requisition ID: 1252937
Req Number: 16520BR
We are currently seeking a FORENSIC COMPUTER ANALYST /SPECIALIST for the Special Audits Division within Internal Auditing. You will be based in our corporate headquarters in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.
Special Audits Division conducts highly sensitive investigations into issues involving fraud, conflicts of interest, waste, and abuse, to provide members of Management and the Board of Directors with case reports, analyses, recommendations and information concerning the activities reviewed. Special Audits Division helps address fraud risk management across the Company with programs of awareness, policy and risk consulting, and proactive risk mitigation measures.
Under the direction of the Special Audits Manager, you will manage a digital forensics lab and toolset, and conduct or support highly confidential investigations, involving misconduct by employees and contractors, while seeking to identify and develop relevant facts. You will often direct the work of other investigation team members, lead by example, communicate results to corporate executives, and mentor less experienced colleagues. Investigations are corporate-wide, complex and sensitive cases, at times involving high-ranking employees.
As a successful candidate, you will hold a Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in Accounting, Finance, Human Resources, Law, Criminology, Compliance, Computer Science or related field.
You will have a minimum of seven years of experience in forensic accounting, fraud investigation, auditing, law enforcement, or a related field.
You will have at least one professional certification, such as Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Professional Certified Investigator (PCI), Certified Compliance & Ethics Professional (CCEP), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), and/or Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
You must demonstrate excellent oral and written communications in English with solid presentation and interpersonal skills.
You should also have specialized experience in the following:
Digital/Computer Forensics Certifications, such as industry-standard (CompTIA) A+ and Net+ or EnCE or (AccessData) ACE, or similar.
Investigating computerized business and accounting systems using forensics, and formed sound conclusions on criminal business practices and compliance with laws and regulations.
Identification and recovery of potential evidence through physical and logical means involving digital records, and consulting relative to these matters.
Design of investigative applications and efficient use of systems for analysis of evidence and case development projects, including digital evidence acquisition, analysis and storage.
Management of digital forensics laboratories.
Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be required to perform the following:
Manage a digital forensics laboratory to support fraud investigators.
Lead or support time-sensitive investigations.
Use forensic tools to examine and evaluate digital or physical evidence.
Use data mining and analytical techniques to gather corroborating evidence.
Draft investigation case reports and orally communicate results.
Provide on-the-job training and mentoring to less experienced staff.
Work independently yet effectively within a team of experienced professionals.
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.