IT Audit Consultant

Job Description

This position's preferred location is Woodland Hills, CA, however, 
it can also be 
located in Austin, TX; Olathe, KS; Portland, OR; Caledonia, MI or Phoenix, AZ.

Once established, this position will be virtual 80-85% of the time in one of these locations.

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Job Summary
Conducts engagement planning, IT risk analysis, scope determination, and IT test work as an Auditor-in-Charge with minimal guidance. Partners with business auditors to review IT controls within business processes. Documents and reports audit results with high quality and in line with engagement standards. Drives audit delivery within agreed timescales and budget.

Essential Job Functions
Serves as Auditor-in-Charge to drive audits to completion with minimal guidance. Works with a broad range of IT contracts and resources to develop technical knowledge and business awareness. Identifies risks/exposures requiring IT Audit intervention. Interacts with clients to gain agreement on corrective actions. Builds detailed knowledge of one or more areas of IT, and acts as a primary IT Audit contact for these areas. Indirect hours to support departmental projects and activities, individual development plan, training, performance management, and general administration.

Education Requirements
High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree preferred in Information Systems, Business Administration, or Business Information Management preferred. Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) designation required.  CISSP and/or CISM is a plus.

Experience Requirements
  • More than six years in the industry including five years as an IT Audit professional.
  • Possess detailed understanding of IT Audit standards and methodology.
  • Possess detailed knowledge of IT risk assessment, data security, system development life cycle, IT operational processes, IT general controls, and application controls.
  • Possess some working experience within an IT organization preferred, data analytical software knowledge desired, ongoing awareness of technological trends, some insurance industry knowledge or Farmers business knowledge preferred.
Special Skill Requirement
  • Data analytical software knowledge desired (e.g. ACL, SAS, SQL, R, Business Objects, Tableau, etc.)
  • Background in cyber security is a plus
  • Good analytical, written, and oral communication skills
  • Experience working with business auditors
  • Strong customer focus
  • Ability to handle multiple assignments simultaneously 
Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: 01/21/2020

Other Locations: United States, Kansas, Olathe,United States, Oregon, Portland,United States, Texas, Austin,United States, Arizona, Phoenix,United States, Michigan, Caledonia