Title:  Lead IT Auditor - Industrial Controls Systems


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Job Purpose

We are seeking al 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, and 2) supporting business integrated audits in testing automated controls.


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.

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 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 professional certification, such as the Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Professional Certified Investigator (PCI), Certified Compliance & Ethics Professional (CCEP), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), and Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
You should be flexible to travel in the Kingdom and/or out of the Kingdom to conduct audits.

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