Senior IT Auditor

Sleepy Hollow, NY, United States
Sep 04, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.


Under the direction of the Internal Audit management, the Senior IT Internal Auditor is responsible for performing information systems audit work throughout the Company including reviews of infrastructure, applications and technological solutions. The Senior IT Auditor is expected to have infrastucture and information systems audit experience which conforms to professional standards. This person will be responsible for planning, executing and reporting on assigned audits independently with supervision from the Manager/Director Internal Audit.


1) Execute an annual risk based audit plan:

• Under the direction of Internal Audit management, independently, execute application, infrastructure and IT process audits.

• Execute audits consistent with IIA standards and department policies. Manage timely completion of audit including communication of status to auditee and Manager/Director.

• Identify and document IT security, operational and process issues, internal control deficiencies, risks and opportunities for improvement.

• Assist in the review of processes and controls as defined in the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 including review of SOC1 reports and IT key controls.

• Present the results of audit work to Internal Audit Management and auditees, including practical recommendations to address identified risks and/or weaknesses in internal controls as well as opportunities to enhance operational efficiencies.

• Prepare and maintain audit documentation in accordance with industry highest quality standards and internal approved guidelines.

• Collaborate with IT department personnel, senior management, external auditors and consultants.

2) Keep current on audit, information technology and internal control and governance regulations through continuing education and active participation in audit and industry groups

3) Promote internal control practices within the Company by providing internal control expertise as needed to any functions or departments requesting guidance.

4) Perform ad hoc projects or investigations at the request of management



• Advanced knowledge of infrastructure and IT processes and controls (e.g., change management, backup and recovery, user access/security administration) is required

• Ability to independently think through problems and proactively propose solutions.

• Comfortable working and learning independently and as part of a team

• Excellent interpersonal, communication and writing skills, strong organizational abilities, and attention to detail are required

• Computer Proficiency: Word, Excel and PowerPoint are required. Experience with analytical tools, Oracle financial applications, ACL, Teammate (or similar software) is a plus.

Minimal educational requirements: Bachelors Degree (Computer Science or related area)

Minimum Years of Experience:

• A minimum of 3 - 4 years Information Technology and/or IT audit experience.

• Experience auditing and evaluating infrastructure, cybersecurity risks/controls and auditing operating systems.

• Big 4 audit and/or pharmaceutical industry experience is preferred.

Required Licenses & Certificates:

• CISA and/or CISSP preferred

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

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Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.