IT Assurance & Security - Senior Associate

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • KPMG Services Pte Ltd
  • 16 Jan 17

IT Assurance & Security - Senior Associate

We invite highly motivated and dynamic professionals with relevant experience to join our fast growing IT Assurance and Security (ITAS) practice.

KPMG's ITAS professionals provide Information Technology (IT) audit and security services as well as technology risk advisory related services. This includes IT governance, IT risk and security, data privacy and protection, business resilience, IT project assurance and IT regulatory compliance.

We are hiring candidates who have experience in IT audits and data assurance engagements.

The successful candidate will be:

• Executing the day-to-day activities of IT audit and data assurance engagements for a variety of clients

• Assisting in the planning of IT audit and data assurance engagements

• Evaluating the design and effectiveness of IT controls, IT governance practices supporting the client's business and operations and data quality of the client's systems

• Leading and coaching junior associates for assigned engagements

• Identifying management issues and performance improvement opportunities for clients

The ideal candidate should:

• Have experience in IT audit work, including IT controls testing and data assurance work.

• Possess a recognised degree in a Technology related field, such as Information Technology, Accountancy/Commerce/Business with a major in Information Systems, Computer Science, or Engineering (Electronics/Computer)

• Have knowledge of the systems development lifecycle, information security, and IT management. Other relevant certifications such as CISA will be advantageous.

• Have good communication, report writing and analytical and problem-solving skills as well as the ability to work independently

• Possess strong project and client management abilities

• Be willing to travel locally or regionally, as there will be opportunities for future regional secondments