IT Security Auditor

Short Description:
VITA IT Security Auditor
VENDOR MAXIMUM SUBMITTAL RATE *****/hr.

Complete Description:
*local candidates strongly preferred
*contract will be extended beyond 4/30, until approximately 10/31/2020
*ALL candidates MUST be able to attend a personal interview, NO phone interviews, NO Skype, NO exceptions


Planning, coordinating and conducting risk-based IT security audits of Virginia State Police information systems, working onsite at State Police Headquarters for portions of the audits.

Prior experience in IT Security Audit, Risk Management, Audit, or IT Security. Working knowledge of information security standards and controls, computer hardware, operating systems, and network concepts; Can effectively collect and analyze data, draw conclusions and develop recommendations; Ability to comprehend and interpret policies, procedures, laws, regulations and guidelines; Strong analytical skills; Ability to work with all levels of management and both internal and external customers; Strong writing and speaking skills. In-depth knowledge of the Commonwealth's Information Technology Security Standards and/or NIST 800-53 and Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (Yellow Book). High school graduate or equivalent. Degree in Accounting or Information Systems and certifications including CISA, CIA, CISSP, or CPA are preferred.

All applicants are subject to a background investigation which includes: a fingerprint-based criminal history records check (State Police, FBI); local agency checks; employment verification; verification of education (relevant to employment); and credit checks. Additional checks include a POLYGRAPH EXAMINATION, PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG SCREENING & SUBJECT TO RANDOM DRUG SCREENING.
Skills:

Skill
Required /Desired
Amount
of Experience
 
Prior experience in IT Security Audit, Risk Management, Audit, or IT Security
Required
5
Years
Working knowledge of information security standards and controls, computer hardware, operating systems, and network concepts;
Required
5
Years
Can effectively collect and analyze data, draw conclusions and develop recommendations
Required
5
Years
Ability to comprehend and interpret policies, procedures, laws, regulations and guidelines
Required
5
Years
Strong analytical skills; Ability to work with all levels of management and both internal and external customers; Strong writing and speaking skills
Required
5
Years
In-depth knowledge of the Commonwealth's Information Technology Security Standards and/or NIST 800-53 and Generally Accepted Government Auditing Stand
Required
5
Years
High school graduate or equivalent.
Required
 
 
Degree in Accounting or Information Systems and certifications including CISA, CIA, CISSP, or CPA are preferred.
Highly desired