Senior IT Security Assurance & Audit Specialist (Remote or Flex Based Opportunity) in Irving, TX at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 7/16/2022

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    4770 Regent Boulevard
    Irving, TX
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Job Description

Position: Senior IT Security Assurance & Audit Specialist (Remote or Flex Based Opportunity)

Quest is seeking a motivated self-starter with excellent interpersonal, communication, and presentation skill to join the IT Security Risk and Assurance team to work with internal and external customers to address IT Audit and assurance related requests in the areas of IT, IT security and privacy. This role will be primarily responsible for responding to, coordinating, and managing IT Security assessment and audit inquiries from our clients and regulators.


Bachelor’s degree
-4+ years of experience in information security
-Working knowledge of common information security standards, such as SOC 2, HITRUST, NIST, CIS
-Ability to lead security audits and collaborate with team members across multiple lines of business
-Working technical knowledge of basic IT controls
-Knowledge of compliance, audit process, third-party risk assessments, and data privacy

-Industry certifications: CRISC, CISA, HCISSP
-Knowledge of OneTrust SaaS solution


-Experience and understanding of information security and privacy risk assessments, risk mitigation strategies and compliance best practices
-Complete and manage security and privacy controls assessments from clients and regulators
-Work with clients and regulators to respond to their questions and audit documentation requirements.
-Process audit findings and manage the collection of responses and remediation plans with functional owners.
-Effectively report and communicate results and appropriate corrective action to varying levels of management.
-Manage SaaS solution for questionnaire response automation
-Maintain an awareness of existing and proposed industry security-standards, US and applicable international legislation and regulations pertaining to information security and privacy.
-Collaborate with the IT Security Risk and Assurance team to assist in the identification, and implementation of policies, standards and controls.
-Fully understand security policies, standards, processes and procedures, and supports service-level agreements (SLAs) to ensure that security controls are managed and maintained.
-Participate in the execution of risk assessment activities, analyzing the results of audits (performed by other groups) to produce recommendations of acceptable risk, and recommend risk mitigation strategies.
-Candidate must be an effective communicator with the ability to adapt to customer requests and demands easily

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All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Quest Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity or Citizenship.