Senior IT Internal Auditor, Broomfield CO or Monroe LA

Company Name: CenturyLink

Location: BROOMFIELD, CO, US - 80021

Job Duration: 2021-09-14 to 2021-10-14


About Lumen

Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen’s network, edge cloud, security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at, LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies.

The Role

The Senior IT Auditor will execute IT-focused audits and will support operational internal audit teams when IT-related risks are addressed. This role will also assist SOX IT efforts including understanding and evaluating IT processes, risks and controls and executing ITGC testing. Knowledge of and experience in IT audit, data mining and analysis, and reporting are required.


Internal Audit’s mission at Lumen is to support the Audit Committee and management through objective risk-based assurance and advisory services designed to add value and improve the operations of Lumen. Our new Internal Audit leader brings fresh perspective and is expanding our global team to include an IT audit team.  As part of this new team, you will have the unique opportunity to understand different business process areas across a global communications company. You will engage with varying layers of leadership to evaluate day-to-day IT processes and translate risks to big picture issues that directly impact the business and Lumen’s customers. You will learn to use big data and develop analytics to support audit findings and provide management meaningful information. You will be involved in the SOX 404 program to evaluate and test controls to help ensure Lumen can effectively meet its financial objectives. 

The Main Responsibilities

  • Execute IT audit testing including completion of workpapers, documenting root cause, work performed, summarized test results and conclusion.
  • Assist with IT audit planning including development of audit objectives, evaluation of IT process and controls assessments, assessment of IT risks, and provide input to audit scope.
  • Assist the operational internal audit teams evaluate IT-related risks and processes across various areas of the business, as needed. 
  • Test the operating effectiveness of SOX IT General Controls and other related controls, as needed.  
  • Participates in systems implementation and process improvement projects.
  • Ability to communicate to teams regarding security incidents, vulnerabilities, mitigations and resolutions.
  • Communicate with internal audit management regarding testing status, audit issues and deadlines. Follows up with clients to ensure that agreed-upon action plans have been implemented.
  • Stay current with security technologies, trends, vulnerabilities and threats.

What We Look For in a Candidate


  • Experience:  3+ years
  • Education Level:  Bachelor’s Degree
  • Field Of Study:  Information Systems, Accounting, or Business
  • A combination of education and experience is acceptable:  Yes
  • Attention to detail with good organizational capabilities.
  • Ability to prioritize with good time management skills.
  • Ability to communicate to teams regarding security incidents, vulnerabilities, mitigations and resolutions.
  • Bachelor’s degree in IT or other technical business discipline with at least 3 years of relevant experience in internal audit, risk consulting, or external audit focusing on IT-related risks and controls.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced, constantly changing environment, with an exceptional eye for detail.
  • Work in a team environment to achieve department objectives. The position requires multi-tasking, problem solving, prioritizing and excellent communication skills in order to successfully meet deadlines. 
  • Strong computer skills with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Demonstrated experience with audit software such as TeamMate.
  • Demonstrated experience with SQL, Python, Tableau, or Power BI, Etc.



  • Large accounting firm or industry experience with large company, CIA, CISA and/or CPA preferred.


What to Expect Next

Requisition #: 261076


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