Senior Technology Auditor

Lake County, IL, United States
Oct 12, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
AbbVie's mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people's lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women's health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at . Follow @abbvie on Twitter , Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and LinkedIn .

The Senior Technology Auditor is responsible for conducting Information Systems audits of critical systems & infrastructure throughout AbbVie's international and domestic organizations and formulating recommendations for improvement in operating performance and controls. Position requires approximately 25-40% travel. After 2 years within the Corporate Audit staff, auditors can move to other areas within the company.

Key Responsibilities Include:
  • Lead and execute IT audits execution for a throughout AbbVie's international and domestic organizations while interacting with their local audit management as necessary
  • Coordinate execution of IT audit plans to optimize audit speed and effectiveness
  • Coordinate efforts with internal / external audit as appropriate
  • Prepare and present IT audit findings to business stakeholders
  • Identify and communicate risk & control themes
  • Participate in the IT risk assessment and development of the audit plan for assigned entities and critical systems


  • Bachelor's degree and minimum 3-5 years of work experience obtained with a top-tier consulting or public accounting firm required.
  • Experience in at least one of the following three areas required:
  • Execution of Information Systems audits, including Application, Platform (AS/400, UNIX, Windows) or General IT Controls.
  • Implementation of large-scale ERP packages, including SAP, Oracle and other similar systems.
  • Technical experience with SAP (i.e. Purchase to Pay, Order to Cash, FI/CO, etc.) and/or various other financial and business critical applications preferred.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills required.
  • 40-60% travel to AbbVie's International and Domestic locations required.
  • Preferred Qualifications: Manufacturing and/or international business experience desirable. Foreign language skills and/or professional certification (CISA, CPA, MBA) are a plus.

Significant Work Activities
Yes, 50 % of the Time
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Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.