IT Audit Security Technical Lead

Posted on May 18, 2019 by Request Technology - Craig Johnson

Virginia, VA
Information Technology
Immediate Start
$95k - $110k Annual

Prestigious Enterprise Company is currently seeking a Lead IT Auditor. Candidate will consult with internal teams on areas of risk related to common infrastructure (eg network, UNIX, databases) and information security (eg governance, security monitoring, threat and vulnerability).


Work with audit teams to define the specific steps to take to test whether Management effectively handles infrastructure and information security risks
Audit Testing
Participate in or lead detailed technical reviews that focuses on the highest risk areas in the technology infrastructure
Identify and use data sources to drive analytical insights into the technology infrastructure
Document work in Internal Audit's work paper management system
Team Training
Maintain technical knowledge through ongoing research and review of industry publications
Contribute to team knowledge by leading teamwide training and knowledge shares


Minimum of 6 years working in IT security areas such as penetration testing, security monitoring, forensics, threat management, vulnerability management, security engineering, and system security assessments
Bachelor's degree in in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Security, or Math
Demonstrated expertise in performing audits over information security or working in information security
Knowledge and experience evaluating against industry standards such as NIST or ISO
Must work well in a highly collaborative and team-oriented environment
Must work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
Must demonstrate effective leadership, communication and interpersonal skills

Preferred Skills:

3+ years of experience in conducting Information Security audits
Experience and understanding of a variety of security technologies and tools
Ability to communicate complex analyses tailored to a variety of audiences with varying levels of technical understanding
Experience working in agile environments

Reference: 708094304

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