Baker Hughes Senior Staff Risk Advisor (Digital Technology) - Houston, TX in HOUSTON, Texas

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Role Summary:

Searching for motivated candidate and a results-oriented leader to join our growing CSRC DT Controllership team as a Staff Risk Analyst, focusing on the execution of our global IT SOX program. The ideal candidate will have hands-on experience identifying and evaluating the design of DT internal controls, and assesses the effectiveness of DT Internal Control and drive overall SOX compliance. In addition, the candidate will be detail-oriented and have the skills necessary to influence people in a fast-changing company. The position, which reports to the Director of DT Controllership and provides operational/technical leadership and management to a team of individuals. This position will be part of an integrated team that believes that collaboration, flexibility, resourcefulness and attention to detail are keys to success.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the management of portions of company's Digital Technology (DT) SOX compliance program and act as a central point of contact and subject matter expert on specific areas/applications to ensure appropriate internal controls are designed and implemented

  • Responsible for the collaboration with management of the on-going IT SOX program, including managing a sub-team or specific effort, consisting of internal company resources and/or contractors, to optimize engagement economics and quality deliverables for the IT SOX program. Additionally, potentially manages coordination of efforts between external auditors and internal Business Controllership Stakeholders and Information Technology owners

  • Drive the IT SOX scoping and risk assessment by collaborating with cross-functional teams to stay up to date on significant changes that may have an impact on the design and/or operating effectiveness of controls

  • Supports the executions of DoE, ToE, IPE, and ELC testing for DT organization.

  • Maintain on-going communication with external auditors including alignment on IT SOX planning, walkthroughs/testing, audit requests, impact assessments, and deficiency evaluation

  • Identify, evaluate, and monitor the remediation of control deficiencies

  • Deliver timely and concise communication, including developing and producing management reporting, illustrating IT SOX status, trends, and remediation of deficiencies

  • Educate Business Process and Information Technology control owners by leading training sessions and focus sessions to demonstrate compliance requirements and share hot topics in IT SOX compliance

  • Aids in the execution of compliance based projects, review IT SOX relevant exceptions, and provide though leadership around maintaining IT SOX compliance.

  • Provide consulting guidance for BHGE teams on the control implementation during projects


  • 5 years of experience in an IT compliance or IT audit role

  • BA/BS in Business, Business Administration, IT Management system, and other applicable Information Technology disciplines

  • Experience in project management practices, tooling, and managing projects through the SOX lifecycle

  • Knowledge COSO framework and experience applying the framework in a manner that supports SOX compliance and operational efficiencies

  • Experience in ITGC audits, key interfaces and reports testing over proprietary in-house built and enterprise corporate systems

  • Experience with leveraging data analytics to perform targeted sampling techniques and using automation for continuous monitoring

  • Experience in the quality assurance of controls testing

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills, with demonstrated intellectual and analytical rigor

  • Strong communication skills, interpersonal skills, and presentation skills that allow effective interactions/communications with business partners across regional and/or functional lines

  • Heavy technical ERP knowledge on Oracle, SAP, and Hyperion systems

  • Demonstrated track record of technical expertise with SOX, ERM and internal audit.

  • Excellent MS Office Skills (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.)

  • Demonstrates a logical and structured approach to time management and task prioritization.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to work under pressure and to strict deadline

  • Self-Motivated

Desired Characteristics:

  • MBA, or Masters a plus

  • CPA, CIA, CISSP and/or CISA certifications

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification

  • 5( ) years supporting an Oracle SoX environment from an IT perspective

  • Experience working with the Big 4 Firms

  • Proven ability to lead, motivate and build teams that deliver services and solutions that surpass client expectations.

  • Previous experience participating in the execution of complex projects in challenging environments

  • Excellent communication, organizational and time management skills with ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines

  • Analytical and Detail Oriented

  • Action oriented and drive results


Houston, Texas

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Job: Security

Title: Senior Staff Risk Advisor (Digital Technology) - Houston, TX

Location: Texas-HOUSTON

Requisition ID: 1816949