Sr. IT Auditor

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Detroit, MI

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

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Full-Time

Competitive Total Compensation Package

Overview: <p>Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan is currently seeking a Sr. IT Auditor for our downtown Detroit location. The selected individual will function as a highly skilled internal control consultant responsible for:</p> <ul> <li>Providing advisory and related consultative services for risk management, governance, execution and control of projects and programs prior to implementation through: <ul> <li>Risk assessments and rapid risk assessments</li> <li>Lessons learned reviews</li> <li>Process and control consulting reviews</li> </ul> </li> </ul> <ul> <li>Conducting audits to provide reasonable assurance the IT control structure is effectively designed and implemented to verify processes and deliver intended results through: <ul> <li>Post-implementation and application reviews</li> <li>Vendor information security audits</li> <li>Computer-aided tools to extract, analyze and identify data irregularities and variances</li> </ul> </li> </ul> <ul> <li>Critical thinking <ul> <li>Analyzing</li> <li>Assessing and applying standards</li> <li>Information Seeking</li> <li>Logical Reasoning</li> </ul> </li> </ul> <ul> <li>Preparing reports and findings and presenting to executive level leadership&nbsp;</li> </ul> <p><br />The individual will also provide supervision and training for lower level staff.</p> <p>Once acclimated into our culture, this department allows for a flexible working environment and the ability to work from home.&nbsp; <br /><br />We are excited for you to apply!</p>
Responsibilities: <p><strong>Functions as a highly skilled internal control consultant responsible for conducting internal information technology (IT) audits/reviews, providing risk education and project consulting services on behalf of the corporation to mitigate risk and assess the control environment of each auditable unit.&nbsp; Provides supervision and training for lower level IT audit staff.</strong>&nbsp;</p> <ul> <li>Conduct internal audits and reviews on behalf of the corporation to identify risks, document established controls to mitigate risk and assess the control environment of each auditable unit.</li> <li>Lead and coordinate audit efforts to ensure successful and timely completion of assignments.</li> <li>Communicate issues, audit results, and recommendations in a clear and concise manner to appropriate levels of operating, IT, and executive management, including activity updates to the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors.&nbsp;</li> <li>Meet or exceed annual goals for deliverables (audit committee reports).</li> <li>Train, educate, supervise, and assist in evaluating new and lower level IT audit staff.</li> <li>Facilitate project risk assessments and lessons learned sessions.</li> <li>Participate in divisional or departmental infrastructure projects as assigned.</li> <li>Maintain working knowledge of information technology pre-production (e.g. system development life cycle, change control, operating systems, applications and security) and post- production (e.g. operating systems, applications, security and data center operations) controls.</li> <li>Conduct effective and efficient IT and project audit work.&nbsp; Provides recommendations to improve the control environment.</li> <li>Effectively applies audit methodologies, policies, and procedures applicable to BCBSM and subsidiaries (e.g., BCN, Dentemax).&nbsp;</li> <li>Suggests improvements to audit methodologies, policies, and procedures to incorporate lessons learned.</li> <li>Prepare complete and accurate audit workpapers in a timely manner.</li> <li>Maintain a thorough and current understanding of project management methodologies applicable to BCBSM and subsidiaries (e.g., BCN, Dentemax).</li> <li>Maintain a thorough and current understanding of auditing principles and applications as derived from standards for the professional practice of internal and information technology auditing [i.e. Institute of Internal Auditors (COSO), the Information Systems Audit &amp; Control Association (COBIT), and the Project Management Institute].</li> <li>Ability to develop, maintain and report against a work plan, as work progresses, given scope and objectives.</li> <li>Other duties may be assigned.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>Qualifications</strong></p> <ul> <li>Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance, Management Information Systems, Healthcare Administration or closely related field required.</li> <li>Five (5) years related experience, which includes three (3) years of IT auditing experience.</li> <li>Strong understanding of project management and information technology background.</li> <li>Two years of BCBSM experience preferred.</li> <li>Professional Audit Certifications CIA, CISA, CCSA, or CISSP preferred.</li> <li>Valid and unrestricted driver's license required.</li> <li>Excellent analytical, organizational, verbal and written communication skills.</li> <li>Ability to solve problems in a dynamic team environment and handle multiple assignments in a timely manner.</li> <li>Experience in conflict management skills necessary to resolve issues where corporate areas are in disagreement.</li> <li>Proficient in current industry standard PC applications (e.g., Microsoft Office) including automated workpaper system (i.e., TeamMate).</li> <li>Ability to effectively interface with various levels of management internally and as well as contacts outside the organization.</li> <li>Must be able to travel to other BCBSM facilities and vendor sites to meet with operating or audit personnel.</li> <li>Other related skills and/or abilities may be required to perform this job.</li> </ul> <p><strong><u>Departmental Preferences</u></strong></p> <ul> <li>Professional Certifications <ul> <li>CISA</li> <li>CISSP</li> <li>CRISC</li> </ul> </li> </ul>