What you’ll be doing...

Verizon Internal Audit (VIA) is driving continuous improvement across the organization, supporting the push to Verizon 2.0. You will contribute to our efforts by providing objective evaluations of our broad range of technology and information systems. This role provides exposure to the diverse aspects of our business through collaboration with different business leaders related to our technology controls, processes, and systems. The work you perform is critical to reducing risk and providing solutions that protect our company, our employees and our shareholders. As a member of the Emerging Technology and Cybersecurity audit team at Verizon, you will be at the forefront of cutting-edge technologies and help shape the cybersecurity landscape of a top Fortune 500 company.

As part of our team, you will participate in a variety of enterprise-wide cyber security audits. The audit plan for each year changes along with emerging cyber threats and the risks they pose to our business. You will also perform security reviews of new products and services as they are developed, getting exposure to and shaping new technologies before they go to market. This is a highly-visible role in which you will collaborate with key leaders throughout the organization. VIA is often viewed as a source of talent for the broader organization, often serving as the first role of many for those making a career at Verizon.

Responsibilities include:

  • Executing risk-based audit programs to assess the design and effectiveness of security controls for critical systems and processes.
  • Researching and performing interviews to understand existing processes and technology.
  • Obtaining evidence of effective processes functioning as designed and intended.
  • Identifying areas for improvement and assessing the potential impact to the business.
  • Developing measurable and achievable recommendations to senior leaders, collaborating on management action plans and preparing written audit reports.
  • Leading by driving organizational change and accountability for our security posture.
  • Participating in department initiatives to further develop the VIA function.
  • Developing and maintaining your technical skills while exhibiting a security mindset.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Knowledge of computer system design, information security concepts, IT general controls, network security, technology governance and/or security operations.
  • Knowledge of networks technology, operating systems, midrange platforms, computers, system development, client/server architecture.
  • Willingness to travel up to 25% of the time.

Even better if you have:

  • Master’s degree in computer science, management information systems, accounting, finance or related discipline.
  • Certifications such as CISA, CISSP, CRISC, CIA, and/or CISM, or willingness to pursue.
  • IT auditing experience in one or more of the following areas: UNIX, Linux, or Windows platforms, network security, SSAE16 or PCI compliance engagements and/or ERP security and control reviews (Oracle, SAP, PeopleSoft).
  • Experience in system administration, network security, and network.
  • Experience in IT and/or Security experience or experience in IT/Security risk management, compliance/assurance/audit administration, network operation center experience and/or SAP and/or PeopleSoft technical support knowledge.
  • Experience managing projects.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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