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Federal - IT Audit Senior Analyst

Job Location: VA - Arlington

Job Number: 00472821


- Job description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location:  Arlington, VA
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The Federal Audit Senior Analyst  will work within a team to evaluate and improve the client's IT compliance posture across the enterprise and for other specific systems. 
Specific tasks will include:
- Working with system owners and knowledgeable users to understand system capabilities
- Analyzing business process documentation and conduct walkthroughs to understand system functionality supporting business processes
- Developing test procedures and strategies to verify compliance with Federal IT compliance standards (including NIST 800-53, FISCAM, Bluebook, etc.)
- Executing compliance testing and interpret/report results to client
- Developing innovative solutions and strategies to assist client with implementation of IT security best practices
- Facilitating meetings and work with client to share updates, answer questions, and collaborate on delivery
Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years of experience with at least one of the following: IT Audit (FISCAM), financial statement audit, internal controls testing (a-123), Federal Information Assurance (FISMA/DIACAP/NIST 800-53), or Federal IT consulting
  • Minimum 2 years of experience using Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Business, Information Systems or related

Preferred Skills:

  • Good communication skills and attention to detail
  • Knowledge of functional requirements
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills working in a technical environment
  • Ability to work independently with little or no supervision
  • Ability to communicate effectively with clients and cross-process teams An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role. 
An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration. 
Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require now or in the future sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

Accenture is a federal contractor, an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
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