Internal IT Audit Manager (East Coast)

New York City | Security

Come join the company that is reinventing cloud security and empowering businesses to thrive in the cloud. As the fastest-growing startup ever, Wiz is on a mission to help organizations secure cloud environments that will accelerate their businesses. Trusted by security teams all over the world, we have a proven track record of success and a culture that values world-class talent.  

Our Wizards from over 13 countries work together to protect the infrastructure of our hundreds of customers, including over 40% of the Fortune 100, who trust us to scan and secure over 230 billion files daily. We’re the leading player in a massive and growing market, but it’s still early enough for you to make a significant impact. At Wiz, you’ll have the freedom to think creatively, dream big, and use your full range of skills to contribute to our record growth. Come join our team and help us create secure cloud environments that allow the best companies to move faster. 

SUMMARY

We are seeking an experienced Internal IT Audit Manager to establish Wiz’s Internal IT Audit program for our Information Security Organization, with a focus on securing a modern, cloud-first enterprise.

The ideal candidate will play a crucial role in ensuring the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of our clients' data by conducting comprehensive internal audits and assessments of our cloud-based systems and processes.

 

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  1. Audit Planning and Execution:
    • Plan and execute comprehensive internal audits of our cloud infrastructure, systems, and processes to assess security controls and compliance with relevant standards and regulations (e.g., ISO 27001, SOC 2, GDPR).
    • Evaluate the effectiveness of existing controls and identify areas for improvement to enhance the security posture of our cloud environment.
    • Document audit findings, including identified risks, vulnerabilities, and control deficiencies, and communicate them effectively to key stakeholders.
  2. Technical Cloud Security Expertise:
    • Demonstrate advanced knowledge of cloud security principles and best practices, with a focus on AWS.
    • Evaluate security configurations, access controls, encryption mechanisms, and network architecture in cloud environments.
    • Utilize cloud security tooling and GRC platforms to automate common audit, evidence gathering, and compliance tasks.
    • Stay abreast of emerging threats and vulnerabilities in cloud technologies.
  3. Collaboration and Communication:
    • Work closely with cross-functional teams, including IT, DevOps, Engineering, Product Security and etc., to understand and assess cloud security controls.
    • Communicate audit findings, risks, and recommendations to key stakeholders in a clear and concise manner.
    • Collaborate with internal teams to implement corrective actions and improve security posture based on audit results.
    • Drive continuous improvement initiatives to enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of our cloud security controls and processes.
  4. Documentation and Reporting:
    • Prepare detailed audit reports outlining findings, risk assessments, and recommendations for remediation.
    • Maintain accurate and up-to-date documentation of audit procedures, methodologies, and results.
    • Provide regular status updates to management regarding audit progress and key security metrics.

 

WHAT YOU’LL BRING

  • 8+ years of experience with a minimum of 5 years of experience in IT auditing, with a focus on cloud security.
  • Bachelor's degree in fields such as, Information Technology, Computer Science, or equivalent experience.
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certificate in Cloud Auditing Knowledge (CCAK), AWS Foundational Cloud Practitioner or equivalent certification is highly desirable.
  • CSSP, AWS foundational or equivalent (program to confirm).
  • In-depth knowledge of cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud Platform.
  • Strong understanding of industry standards and frameworks, including ISO 27001, NIST, and CIS benchmarks.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with attention to detail.
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

 

For candidates who receive an offer, the estimated pay range for this role is listed below and represents annual base salary range for non-commissionable roles or annual base salary + on-target earnings ("OTE") for commissionable roles. The offered compensation may also include restricted stock units. Final compensation will be determined based on various factors, including but not limited to the candidate's experience and skills. We are committed to offering fair and equitable compensation in accordance with labor laws and regulations. For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Careers page. 

Pay Range: USD $164,500 - $226,000

 

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If your experience is close but doesn’t fulfill all requirements, please apply. Wiz is on a mission to build a special company. To achieve our goal, we are focused on hiring Wizards with different backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences.

Wiz is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, reproductive health decisions, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, political views or activity, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.

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