IT Auditor

Full Time Remote posted 4 months ago

Job Description


Merit Services is seeking IT Auditor to join our client’s dynamic team in Kelowna. As an IT Auditor, your responsibilities will involve analyzing potential risks, assessing the effectiveness of controls, and offering suggestions for improving the efficiency of our IT processes. This is a thrilling chance for you to utilize your knowledge in IT auditing, risk management, and compliance in order to greatly influence our company’s security and governance procedures.



    • Conduct comprehensive IT audits to assess the effectiveness of internal controls, adherence to policies and regulations, and implementation of industry standards.
    • Perform assessments of the risks and discover any weaknesses in our information systems, networks, and applications.
    • Assess the procedures of IT governance encompassing areas such as IT strategy, project supervision, and IT service administration.
    • Evaluate and appraise the efficiency of security protocols, like access restrictions, change tracking, and safeguarding of data.
    • Analyzing and interpreting the results of an audit, compiling extensive reports, and offering suggestions for enhancement.
    • Work together with stakeholders to implement necessary actions to fix problems, closely monitor advancements, and ensure that identified issues are resolved promptly.
    • Keep yourself informed about new risks, weaknesses, and the most effective approaches within the industry. Integrate this knowledge into audit techniques and suggestions.
    • Give direction and assistance to leadership in dealing with IT risks and creating effective governance procedures.


  • A degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a similar discipline is required for this position.
  • Demonstrated expertise in the field of IT auditing or a related position, involving tasks such as performing IT audits and evaluating risks and controls.
  • A thorough understanding of IT auditing methodologies, frameworks, and industry standards such as COBIT, ISO 27001, and NIST Cybersecurity Framework.
  • A smart way to paraphrase this text would be: “Knowledge about different regulatory obligations like GDPR, PIPEDA, or SOX. “
  • Comprehensive knowledge of IT infrastructure, networks, and the principles of security.
  • I have practical knowledge in utilizing audit tools and technologies, along with proficiency in data analysis and visualization tools.
  • It is preferable to have professional certifications like CISA or CISSP.
  • Smart paraphrase: Possesses exceptional abilities in analyzing and solving problems, as well as the capacity to critically evaluate intricate data.
  • This text emphasizes the individual’s exceptional communication skills and ability to effectively convey audit findings and recommendations to stakeholders.



  • Competitive remuneration commensurate with one’s expertise and credentials.
  • Extensive healthcare and dental coverage.
  • A retirement savings program that includes contributions from the employer.
  • Compensated vacation and individual absence from work.
  • Chances to enhance professional skills and progress in one’s career within the organization.
  • A work environment that encourages collaboration and inclusivity.

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