Senior IT Auditor

Leidos Holding
Reston, Virginia, United States
Competitive salary
16 Sep 2020
17 Sep 2020
Job role

Job Description: Leidos Corporate Internal Audit Group is seeking a Senior IT Auditor to join our Information Technology Audit team in Reston-VA

In this role, you will be responsible for IT audit activities including audit scoping and execution of IT and SOX IT audits. You will report to the IT Audit Senior Manager and work closely with the audit team and the auditee. You will also assist in executing IT Audits and IT Advisory projects in coordination with business processes. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are also expected in this role.

This position requires 10% domestic and international travel.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Participate in the execution of IT Audits and IT Advisory projects, including the evaluation of IT General Controls, Application Controls and IT security related Internal Controls
  • Identify potential audit issues by considering impact of exceptions and assessing related risks
  • Take responsibility for multiple engagement assignments by using time wisely and prioritizing tasks according to risk and feedback from supervisor / management
  • Work independently, bringing assignments to completion with limited supervision
  • Communicate effectively with auditee, peers and management, both orally and in writing
  • Leverage practical knowledge in IT audits and poses general understanding of IT audit practices and standards

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in MIS, Computer Science or related discipline and 3-5 years prior experience in internal or external IT auditing
  • Experience executing risk-based IT-related audits and/or risk and control assessments, leveraging IT governance and control frameworks such as COBIT, NIST 800 series, and methodologies for IT SOX internal control programs
  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills to be applied appropriately across multiple levels of the organization
  • US Citizenship is required and able to obtain security clearance.

Preferred Qualifications/Experience:
  • Experience in a corporate role in the IT Audit function
  • Consulting or "Big4" experience is a plus
  • Possess or successfully working toward CISA, CISSP, and/or CISM Certification(s) is a plus
  • Prior government consulting experience or experience working in a government department or quasi government organization

External Referral Bonus: Eligible
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Level Required: None
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40
Shift: Day
Requisition Category: Professional
Job Family: Internal Audit Leidos Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit .
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