Ref: KP658-262

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

We are Aramco

Our high-performing employees are drawn by the challenging and rewarding professional opportunities we offer, and by the opportunity to make a positive difference through their work. At Saudi Aramco, we give our people the opportunity to do the work they dreamed of doing and support them in achieving more than they thought possible.

Job Purpose

We are seeking an in-charge IT auditor to join the Information Systems Audits Division within Internal Auditing, to be based in our corporate headquarters in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, with expertise in infrastructure, network and cyber security.

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, and 2) supporting business integrated audits in testing automated controls.


You will be required to perform the following:

Establish the objective and scope of the audit engagement.

Identify key risks and controls within the business and operational processes under review.

Develop comprehensive risk-based audit programs.

Execute risk-based audit procedures in alignment with company policies and international standards. Prepare audit reports.

Deliver presentations to client management at the audit opening and closing meetings.

Provide on-the-job training and mentoring to less experienced staff.

Evaluate the performance and capabilities of the assisting staff auditors.

Provide assurance and consulting activities on internal controls as requested.

Provide on-the-job training and mentoring to less experienced staff.

Act as an Internal Auditing SME for the area of network and cyber security.


Education & Experience 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 and IT Security.

You must demonstrate excellent oral and written communications in the English language, and excellent presentation and interpersonal skills.

You should hold at least one (1) professional certification such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) , Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), etc. You should be flexible to travel in the Kingdom and/or out of the Kingdom to conduct audits.

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About the Company

Saudi Aramco is an integrated global energy enterprise. The company markets and exports crude oil, petroleum products, natural gas liquids and sulfur. It also ships crude oil worldwide through an affiliated company and participates in petroleum refining and marketing activities at home and abroad. Its overseas affiliates are in the United States, Egypt, the Philippines, the Republic of Korea and Japan.

Saudi Aramco's subsidiaries span the globe, with offices in Houston, Washington, New York, London, Leiden, Dubai, Singapore, Beijing, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Seoul.

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