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Sr IT Security Auditor- Corporate Audit
United State Of America
Feb 02, 2019
Salary: Negotiable
Experience 4.0-8.0 years
Job Category IT and communications Jobs
Employment Type Full time
Industry Oil & Gas
Skill Security
Role Other IT and communications Jobs
Designation Other
Education B.Tech/B.E
No. of vacancies 1
About Company

Anadarko’s mission is to deliver a competitive and sustainable rate of return to shareholders by developing, acquiring and exploring for oil and natural gas resources vital to the world’s health and welfare.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Anadarko seeks a Senior IT Security Auditor to join the Corporate Audit group located in The Woodlands, TX office. The position will focus on providing objective, independent auditing and consulting by examining and evaluating the adequacy and effectiveness of the Anadarko's IT security controls designed to accomplish Company objectives, and identifying opportunities to improve performance. 


The ideal candidate for this position should possess the following minimum qualifications:

  • Minimum 4 years of experience in IT audit, cybersecurity, data analytics, system implementations, or related disciplines

  • Strong skills in

  • Strong understanding of IT controls and security frameworks, e.g., NIST CSF, CIS Top 20 Critical Security Controls

  • Strong understanding of IT networking and infrastructure concepts, e.g., operating systems, ports and protocols, firewalls, Windows Active Directory, virtualization

  • Understanding of cloud security and industrial control systems security concepts a plus

  • Automation/scripting experience a plus, e.g., PowerShell, Python

  • Ability to evaluate and communicate IT and cybersecurity risks with a business perspective

  • Ability and motivation to continuously learn and work both independently and collaboratively as a team

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build credibility and rapport to effectively interact with IT and business personnel

  • Strong analytical, organizational and critical thinking skills

  • Ability to compile and interpret data from various sources

  • Demonstrated upbeat, collaborative, and can-do attitude with a strong work ethic

  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality and professionalism


  • Assist with audit and consulting projects of information technology, cybersecurity, compliance, and supporting activities

  • Lead audit and consulting projects consistent with defined objectives and scope of work

  • Develop an understanding of organizational functions, roles and responsibilities

  • Evaluate functions and activities to assess the nature of operations and the adequacy of the related systems and controls

  • Obtain, compile and evaluate technical, financial and operational data to develop an informed, objective opinion on the adequacy and effectiveness of established controls and procedures

  • Prepare accurate, complete, objective and timely audit plans, work papers, and final reports.

  • Develop audit recommendations based on audit findings

  • Effectively communicate with audit manager and client management

  • Deliver audit services in a customer service orientation as a trusted business partner

  • Contribute to the audit function providing value and quality in work assignments

  • Understand and apply all Company policies and principles, including those related to ethics and compliance as well as environmental, health and safety

  • Accomplish job responsibilities in accordance with Anadarko's Core Values

Bachelor's degree required in Management Information Systems, Computer Science, or related disciplines. 

Pursuing professional certification in Information Systems, Audit or financial field, e.g., CISA, CISSP, or CIA is a plus.

This position may be eligible for relocation.

Travel Requirements
Travel will be required up to 20%.

Work Schedule
This position is eligible for the 5/40 or 9/80 work schedule.

Equal Employment Opportunity 

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