Senior IT Auditor

Chicago Permanent USD100,000 - USD120,000
  • Growing Financial Services Firm Adding to IT Audit Department
  • Hybrid, Flexible Working Schedule

About Our Client

  • Publicly traded, financial services firm with a growing IT Audit Department.

Job Description

  • Identify technology and cyber risk controls within processes
  • Manage and lead internal audit projects related to IT controls, information security / cyber, system implementation, IT governance, and operational areas
  • Assist with the development of the audit budget and time frame for how the audit will be completed based on the objective and risk of the areas covered within the engagement
  • Finalize planning documents and conduct first level review of planning documents as required
  • Perform assessments of the audit results, and evaluate the adequacy of controls
  • Coordinate with other audit teams (business unit, regional, and specialist) to ensure evaluations of related areas occur timely and cover key areas within the audit
  • Review the work papers of the audit team members ensuring that departmental standards have been met
  • Communicate the audit status to business unit stakeholders and Audit Services management
  • Draft findings and recommendations for the purpose of status updates, memos, and audit reports
  • Maintain technical competence by ongoing training, seeking development opportunities and applying new knowledge to daily work assignments

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • 4+ years of IT Auditing and Systems experience
  • Strong knowledge of audit procedures and technical security and control standards
  • Solid understanding of IT and Cybersecurity controls
  • Skills as needed to perform testing of design and operational effectiveness of application controls (e.g., Interface and Application Security Controls)
  • Skills as needed to perform testing of design and operational effectiveness of information security and Cybersecurity controls (e.g., Penetration Testing, SecOps, Security Information and Event Monitoring, Data Security, Vulnerability Management, Insider Threat)
  • Knowledge of systems software applications and databases common to the mainframe and distributed environments, such as UNIX, iSeries, and Windows is a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

What's on Offer

  • Competitive base salary with bonus potential and benefits.
  • Hybrid working schedule
Brendan Corcoran
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Job summary

Audit & Advisory
Sub Sector
Internal Audit
Financial Services
Contract Type
Consultant name
Brendan Corcoran
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