Washington State DSHS Information Technology Auditor in Olympia, Washington


Are you seeking a work environment where you can be a change agent?

The Department of Social and Health Services' Enterprise Risk Management Office is seeking an Information Technology Auditorto join our team in IT auditing and consulting. This is a unique opportunity for you to impact all levels of the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) as it relates to IT systems, applications, system security and access controls. You'll thrive on strong working relationships, project management, and teamwork.

Your initial accomplishments come through understanding the agency and our program's working relationships with the internal stakeholders and managers on IT controls with business processes.

For someone who immediately likes to roll up their sleeves, our dynamic work environment is ideal if you are eager to work with constantly evolving technologies and processes.

What you'll be doing

You'll directly make an impact by being a change agent for efficient and effective IT policies, practices, and procedures.

Build relationships with DSHS Leadership and team members in identifying both the strengths and weaknesses of IT controls and Information Security programs.

Provide IT auditing, consulting, investigative, learning and developmental services to internal staff and departments. Collectively, these services support the achievement of strategic objectives; promote conditions of reputational safety and strengthens the level of performance and accountability.

Who are we looking for?

A professional with a Bachelor's Degree or Master's Degree in Accounting, Information Technology, Finance, or Management Information System.

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) designation or Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM).

Experience in an Information Technology work environment or an audit position in the government and/or public sector.


Knowledge and experience with some or all of the following is desired: SAP, Oracle, Sybase, UNIX, RACF, Windows NT, and AS/400.

Experience with COBIT framework, COSO framework, General Computer Controls, and NIST standards for auditing information technology assignments.

Demonstrated skills consulting with internal and external stakeholders identifying and evaluating technology risks.

Application Process:

Please attach a chronological resume describing your education and work history. You are encouraged to contact the Recruiter, Lindsey Dicus directly either via email Lindsey.dicus@dshs.wa.gov or phone (360) 890-5962 if you have any questions.

Screening of application materials will be ongoing. We review applicants weekly and encourage you to apply as early as you can.

Supplemental Information

Some jobs may require full criminal background check. This announcement may be used to fill multiple vacancies. Employees driving on state business must have a valid driver's license. Employees driving a privately owned vehicle on state business must have liability insurance on the privately owned vehicle.

Washington State Department of Social & Health Services is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity/expression, marital status, race, creed, color, national origin, religion or beliefs, political affiliation, military status, honorably discharged veteran, Vietnam Era, recently separated or other protected veteran status, the presence of any sensory, mental, physical disability or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability, equal pay or genetic information. Persons requiring accommodation in the application process or this job announcement in an alternative format may contact the Recruiter at (360) 725-5810. Applicants who are deaf or hard of hearing may call through Washington Relay Service by dialing 7-1-1 or 1-800-833-6384.


Job Type: Full Time - Permanent

Job Number: 16-138 XY59

Department: Dept. of Social and Health Services

Closing: 10/31/2016 12:00 AM Pacific

Agency: State of Washington

Address: View Job Posting for Agency Information View Job Posting for Location, Washington, 98504.

Website: http://www.careers.wa.gov

Salary: $75,000.00 - $93,000.00 Annually

Location: Thurston County – Olympia, WA