Founded in 1996, Texas Children’s Health Plan is the nation's first health maintenance organization (HMO) created just for children. We provide STAR/Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) to pregnant women, teens, children and adults in Houston and surrounding areas. Currently, the Health Plan has more than 375,000 members who receive care from our network of more than 1,100 primary care physicians, 3,200 specialists, and 70 hospitals. Texas Children's Health Plan is also the largest combined STAR/CHIP Managed Care Organization in the Harris County service area.
Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.
We are searching for a Senior Information Systems Auditor -- someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will design and conduct independent, objective assurance and consulting activities using leading practice standards designed to add value and improve the operations of the organization. This role will implement a systematic, risk-based disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of information technology risk management, control, and governance processes and to provide organizational leadership with transparency to key risks.
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Assists Audit Services Leadership annually in the development of the risk assessment methodology and compilation of the information technology risk assessment and provides recommendations for audits and consulting projects that should be included in the audit plan
Assists Audit Services Leadership in the creation and maintenance of budget tracking tools, dashboards, and key metrics
Completes assignments such as audits, investigations, and other projects efficiently and effectively by the agreed-upon deadlines and within established budgets and informs Director/Audit Manager of potential variances in project completion dates
Independently plans, conducts, and manages information technology audits, investigations, and other projects in accordance with professional auditing standards and departmental policies and procedures
Shares information and coordinates activities with other internal and external providers of relevant assurance and
consulting services to ensure proper coverage and minimize duplication of efforts
Communicates audit information such as results and conclusions in accordance with professional auditing standards and departmental policies and procedures
Acts as liaison with IT business partners to ensure full understanding of IT support and governance functions, data flow and integrity processes, system security architecture and processes, and IT Strategic Plans
Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, including any booster dose(s) of the COVID-19 vaccine recommended by the Centers for Disease Control when eligible, is required for all employees at Texas Children’s, unless approved for a medical or religious exemption.
• Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems or business-related field required with preferred minor in Information Systems • Certified Info Systems Auditor preferred • Certified Internal Auditor issued by The Institute of Internal Auditors preferred • 5 years progressive experience in an audit and consulting environment including specific experience in performing information systems audits and consulting assignments in a lead role required • Experience in auditing within the healthcare industry preferred • A combination of education and experience, including information systems operational experience, may be considered as substitutions for the minimum auditing experience requirements • A master’s degree in an Information Systems or business-related field may substitute for two years of the experience requirement
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