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Information Technology Auditor

Santa Ana, Costa Rica

Job Description

Intel - A chance to work at the leading edge of technology. You know that we are a silicon technology company, but you may not know about the breadth of our innovation. We are expanding the boundaries in Data Centers, AI, Automated Vehicles, Memory, Software and much, much more. We want you to dream big and help us take on some of the biggest technical challenges in the industry.

At Intel Finance we pride ourselves on creating an environment where you are challenged to become the most well rounded, effective Financial Analyst Professional you can be. When you join Intel Finance, you can expect to support both brilliant technologists and top finance leaders who are working to change the world by creating leading edge technology.

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Internal Audit is chartered by the Audit and Finance Committee of Intel's Board of Directors to provide the Board and management with independent, objective assurance and advisory services. We advise and assist Intel in the wholistic oversight of enterprise risk management and propel Intel's risk management culture to help Intel achieve its purpose. Our work spans the breadth of Intel's operations, including manufacturing, engineering, technology development, supply chain, sales and marketing, and corporate functions such as Information Technology. Internal Audit's Enterprise Services (IT Audit) team focuses on evaluating various IT systems and enterprise processes and internal controls to provide assurance on their design and operating effectiveness.

This role offers a unique opportunity to leverage IT, information security, and business acumen skills on a variety of high-impact projects across many diverse groups throughout Intel which is not typically experienced in other groups due to the unique nature of Internal Audit. Internal Audit is seeking a highly motivated technology risk and controls audit professional with solid audit fundamentals and IT skills as well as a history of successful collaboration and business partnership to join our team.

The primary responsibilities for this role will include, but are not limited to:

  • Supporting the audit team on risk assessment, audit program development and other aspects of planning as directed.
  • Performing analysis and test work on various business issues involving technical subject areas (e.g., information security, IT operations, IoT, etc.) and clearly and concisely documenting in well-written working papers.
  • Collaborating closely with the team to deliver expected results on projects and acting in a way that consistently adds value to assigned projects.
  • Summarizing results and key information into clear and concise work papers; support the drafting of reports as directed.
  • Executing all aspects of work according to department and professional standards, in a timely fashion.
  • Communicating technical matters in a clear, concise manner to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Cultivating healthy partnerships and collaborating with client contacts and other external stakeholders, while maintaining objectivity and independence.
  • Participation in other department initiative or activities in addition to regular audit assignments.

A successful candidate will have proven experience demonstrating the following skills and behavioral traits:

  • General business acumen combined with the willingness to quickly learn essential acumen in new business areas.
  • A high tolerance for ambiguity and critically think through challenges and arrive at innovated solutions.
  • Flexibility and willingness to navigate multiple projects or priorities with varied objectives and timelines while maintaining meticulous attention to detail, accuracy and completeness of work.
  • Focus on collaboration and teamwork, including across organization lines.
  • Facilitate and participate in open, candid dialogue and drive consensus amongst stakeholders with various priorities and constraints.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and in writing, with an ability to communicate strategic and tactical concepts across a wide range of stakeholders, including Finance and Operational peers and Senior management.


You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, Management Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science, Information Security, or similar field.
  • 3 years of experience in core internal audit processes including audit testing, documentation, reporting, and follow up.
  • 2 plus years of experience auditing or operating information technology or security processes or internal controls sufficient to provide requisite IT audit skills in areas such as, but not limited to, access to systems and data, change management/control, computer operations, system development/implementation, infrastructure, information and cyber security, etc.
  • Advance English skills.
  • Must have unrestricted - permanent right to work in Costa Rica.
  • Willing to travel locally or internationally for 2-week periods up to 20 percent of the year depending on individual project requirements.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Professional certification such as Certified Information System Auditor (CISA), Certified Public Accountant (CPA)(or equivalent), or Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)
  • Experience leveraging or innovating modern approaches to delivering IT audits.
  • Experience in internal audit or public accounting.

Inside this Business Group

As members of the Finance team, employees act as full partners in making and supporting business decisions that are aimed at maximizing shareholder value. Intel Finance has a strong focus on facilitating change and improvement both within finance and in the operations supported.

Posting Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance.


We offer a total compensation package that ranks among the best in the industry. It consists of competitive pay, stock, bonuses, as well as, benefit programs which include health, retirement, and vacation. Find more information about all of our Amazing Benefits here.

Working Model

This role will be eligible for our hybrid work model which allows employees to split their time between working on-site at their assigned Intel site and off-site. In certain circumstances the work model may change to accommodate business needs.

Client-provided location(s): San José Province, San José, Costa Rica
Job ID: intel-62498775504
Employment Type: Other

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness

    • Health Insurance
    • Health Reimbursement Account
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Long-Term Disability
    • FSA
    • HSA
    • On-Site Gym
    • Pet Insurance
    • Mental Health Benefits
    • Virtual Fitness Classes
  • Parental Benefits

    • Fertility Benefits
    • Adoption Assistance Program
    • Family Support Resources
    • On-site/Nearby Childcare
  • Work Flexibility

    • Flexible Work Hours
    • Remote Work Opportunities
    • Hybrid Work Opportunities
    • Work-From-Home Stipend
  • Office Life and Perks

    • Commuter Benefits Program
    • Casual Dress
    • Some Meals Provided
    • Company Outings
    • On-Site Cafeteria
    • Holiday Events
  • Vacation and Time Off

    • Paid Vacation
    • Paid Holidays
    • Personal/Sick Days
    • Sabbatical
    • Leave of Absence
    • Volunteer Time Off
  • Financial and Retirement

    • 401(K)
    • 401(K) With Company Matching
    • Pension
    • Stock Purchase Program
    • Performance Bonus
    • Relocation Assistance
    • Financial Counseling
    • Profit Sharing
  • Professional Development

    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Learning and Development Stipend
    • Promote From Within
    • Mentor Program
    • Shadowing Opportunities
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Work Visa Sponsorship
    • Leadership Training Program
  • Diversity and Inclusion

    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program
    • Employee Resource Groups (ERG)
    • Woman founded/led
    • Black founded/led

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