internal it auditor in Zürich

Natacha Patrão, Zurich IT Professionals
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zürich, zurich
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natacha patrão, zurich it professionals
058 201 56 63

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Do you have a keen eye for detail and excellent problem-solving skills?


Are you experienced in Finance and bring knowledge in cyber and network security?


Check this job description, we are waiting for you!


Our client’s Chief Auditor is looking for a new colleague in his team who is motivated to contribute in keepin the company safe through evaluation of the control, process and risk environment, have exposure to many business areas and work with various cross functional partners. In this role you will lead and conduct internal IT audits and provide risk advisory services (with a focus primarily on technology reviews), providing independent objective assurance to key stakeholders.


Your tasks:

  • Conduct internal IT audits of our headquarters, subsidiaries and outsourcing operations to include examining internal IT controls, evaluating their design and operational effectiveness, determining exposure to risk and developing remediation strategies

  • Critically review the existing control framework and propose changes to management

  • Lead special investigations such as internal fraud and integrity

  • Responsible for assigned projects, risk advisory and consultancy services for major bank projects with an emphasis on ensuring proper implementation of the bank’s IT strategy and new technologies

  • Responsible for independent verbal and written communication with senior management and external stakeholders

  • Responsible for representing internal audit at bank committee meetings through attendance and participation on control and process matters

  • Adhere to our client’s internal audit standards as well as to the Institute of Internal Audit Standards (IIA) and Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) standards and requirements


Your profile:

  • University degree in information technology/computer information

  • Minimum 3 years banking experience or equivalent technology audit experience in financial services

  • Preferably Certified Internal System Auditor (CISA) or Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) designation or willing to obtain such a designation or alternatively have a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) or ISC² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification

  • Extensive experience in financial literacy and comprehensive knowledge of local regulations

  • Understanding and experience with IT Frameworks and market best practices, i.e. COBIT, NIST and CIS

  • Experience with software application platforms that run on IBM and Banqsoft are an advantage

  • Excellent understanding of IT methodologies and technologies to include, but not limited to, change management, the cloud, cyber and network security, IT Operations, IT Governance and Risk management

  • Ability to use data analysis tools

  • Ability to interact with all levels of management and to work under pressure and time constraints

  • Fluent in verbal and written German and English


Sounds interesting? Send your application, I am looking forward to speaking to you!