Senior IT Auditor

Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL

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Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details

Job Title: Senior IT Auditor
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 54647

The Office of Inspector General Services at Florida State University (FSU) is recruiting for the position of Sr. Information Technology (IT) Auditor. This position serves as OIGS’ liaison with the Information Technology Services (ITS) department and Colleges and assists in conducting security assessments of information systems and performing advisory services of varying complexity. The incumbent will assess compliance with the effectiveness of FSU policies and the State University System of Florida Board of Governors’ regulations and evaluate the availability, confidentiality, and integrity of systems and networks.


Conducts internal audits, with a focus on IT audits, including determining the audit scope and objectives and developing the audit program. Conducts audits in accordance with applicable assurance and consulting standards issued by the Institute of Internal Auditors and/or the Standards for IS Audit and Assurance published by ISACA. Reviews internal controls for efficiency and effectiveness and compliance matters significant to the audit objectives as part of conducting each audit. Able to handle multiple tasks or projects at one-time meeting assigned deadlines. Excellent planning and project management skills and demonstrates the ability to meet deadlines. Skills in researching, collecting and analyzing complex data, evaluating information and systems, and drawing logical conclusions. Exhibits honesty and integrity; holds themselves accountable for words and actions; shows respect for others; and follows through on commitments. Excellent interpersonal, initiative, teamwork, problem-solving, independent judgment, organization, communication (verbal and written), time management, and presentation skills. Proficient with computer applications and programs associated with the position (i.e.,TeamMate Analytics, Microsoft Office Suite). Strong attention to detail and follow-up skills. Develops recommendations to improve the effectiveness of IT structure, risk management, control, and governance processes. Assists in internal assessments as part of the Quality Assurance and Improvement Program required by the Institute of Internal Auditors' standards.


Bachelor's degree in a related area and two years of related professional experience.

Experience conducting audits or similar types of reviews. Experience working with confidential or sensitive information.

Strong interpersonal and oral communication skills.

Advanced experience and knowledge of the professional auditing standards (Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing and the Code of Ethics and the Standards for IS Audit and Assurance published by ISACA) and the audit profession, theories, and systems of internal control.

Knowledge of information technology security measures.

Preferred Qualifications

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) or Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) designation is preferred but not required. If the incumbent does not have a CISA credential, they must do so within two (2) years of employment or be subject to actions, up to and including termination.

University Information

One of the nation's elite research universities, Florida State University preserves, expands, and disseminates knowledge in the sciences, technology, arts, humanities, and professions, while embracing a philosophy of learning strongly rooted in the traditions of the liberal arts and critical thinking. Founded in 1851, Florida State University is the oldest continuous site of higher education in Florida. FSU is a community steeped in tradition that fosters research, encourages creativity, and embraces diversity. At FSU, there’s the excitement of being part of a vibrant academic and professional community, surrounded by people whose ideas are shaping tomorrow’s news!

Learn more about our university and campuses.

Anticipated Salary Range

$55,000-$72,000 commensurate with experience.

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How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.

A cover letter and a resume should be attached to the application.

A writing work sample may be provided at the time of the interview.


This is an A&P position.
This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check to include fingerprinting.
This position is being advertised as open until filled.

Equal Employment Opportunity

An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be accessed at:


Working at Florida State University

One of the nation's elite research universities, Florida State University — with the Carnegie Foundation's highest designation, Doctoral/Research University-Extensive — offers a distinctive academic environment built on its cherished values and unique heritage, welcoming campus on the oldest continuous site of higher education in Florida, championship athletics, and prime location in the heart of the state capital.

Combining traditional strength in the arts and humanities with recognized leadership in the sciences, Florida State University provides unmatched opportunities for students and faculty through challenging academics, cultural discovery and community interaction.

Underlying and supporting the educational experience at Florida State University is the development of new generations of citizen leaders, based on the concepts inscribed in our seal: Vires, Artes, Mores — Strength, Skill and Character.

Epitomized by recently named Rhodes Scholars Garrett Johnson and Myron Rolle — elite athletes and scholars committed to public service — and Joseph O'Shea — a campus and community leader as well as a top scholar — Florida State's 40,000 students are dedicated to academic excellence and providing leadership in our complex world.

Florida State University's 16 colleges offer more than 275 undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, professional and specialist degree programs, including medicine and law, covering a broad array of disciplines critical to society today. Each year the University awards over 2,000 graduate and professional degrees.

With its impressive breadth of leading graduate, professional and undergraduate programs, Florida State University is a demanding, intellectually stimulating, yet warm and caring environment for students and faculty. Recognized nationally for its commitment to diversity, Florida State University is a national leader in the number of doctorates awarded to African-American students and in the graduation rate of African-American undergraduates. Its College of Medicine and College of Law are ranked in the nation's Top 10 for Hispanic students.

Florida State University's arts programs — dance, film, music and theatre — rank among the finest in the world, offering an arts education comparable to leading conservatories. Its creative writing program is ranked among the nation's best and is home to the most consistently honored and published student body in the United States. Florida State is responsible for governance of the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art and associated arts programs, one of the largest museum/university complexes in the nation.

Other programs consistently included in the top public university list include physics, chemistry, political science, psychology, criminology, public administration, library science, information, human sciences, business and law.

At the Ph.D. level, interdisciplinary programs draw on notable research faculty strengths that transcend the traditional disciplines, including neuroscience, molecular biophysics, computational science, materials science and research at the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory—home to the world's most powerful magnets.

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