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IT Risk Analyst- REMOTE

  • Location: Chicago, 60611
  • Salary: $100000 - $120000 / year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 2 months ago

We have an excellent career opportunity for a REMOTE IT Risk Analyst ideally with Big 4 consulting.
Our client is a thriving Insurance Brokerage with outstanding benefits, culture and work life balance. Please apply today if you have 5 years:

  • Bachelor's degree required, preferably in computer science or information systems.
  • Extensive experience working in IT with 5+ years in a risk role that includes defining strategy, implementing new processes, project management and Information Technology audit practices.
  • 3 to 5 years of experience in IT Controls testing.
  • Experience with working in IT Risk domains to include Change Management, Asset Management (Hardware & Software), Enterprise operations Infrastructure Management, security operations, and secure software development.
  • Experience working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment. Ability to conduct research into technology related risks and controls.
  • Experience acting as a liaison to internal audit/external auditors, fulfilling audit requests and coordinating audit activities with IT stakeholders.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with a proven track record of interacting effectively with business partners or clients.
  • Working knowledge of Information technology and security risk management frameworks and compliance practices such as NIST, COBIT 5.1. ITIL framework.
  • Ability to develop IT Risk Management standards and guidelines based on best practices and industry standards.
  • IT Business Continuity planning experience preferred, especially IT Disaster Recovery planning.
  • Technical or professional certifications in field of specialization highly recommended. CISA, CRISC, CISSP or CISM preferred.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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