Job Description

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IT Audit Lead

Key Role:

Provide auditing and compliance duties including Audit Readiness Support to the client. Continually analyze the client's overall enterprise audit readiness process design and provide recommendations on how effectiveness could be improved to mitigate conditions that could impair future audit preparedness. Perform audit readiness activities including reviewing and evaluating client findings and providing recommendations for improvements before submission. Contribute to Agency-level presentations, participate in audit finding debriefs to represent client interests, and develop responses for notices of findings and recommendations (NFR) and audit reports on behalf of the Agency. Perform remediation activities for high-priority findings. Establish and deliver workshop sessions to educate impacted stakeholders on the contents of their audit readiness packages. This position is located in Washington, DC.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of experience with FISMA, OMB Circulars, and executing NIST risk and security control guidelines and special publications or documents

  • Knowledge of cyber threat capabilities and technical capabilities to defend networks and systems

  • Knowledge of network operating systems, SLAs, and service expertise

  • Ability to work effectively as a member of a team

  • Ability to be comfortable informing or briefing senior officials when appropriate

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

  • Bachelor's degree

Additional Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in a lead role working on IT audits and assessments

  • Knowledge of networking fundamentals, enterprise risk management, and NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF) 

  • Possession of excellent verbal and written communication skills to analyze cybersecurity vulnerability details and escalate appropriately

  • ​Possession of excellent initiative and critical thinking skills

  • CISA Certification 


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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Grow With Us 
Your growth matters to us—that’s why we offer a variety of ways for you to develop your career. With professional and leadership development opportunities like upskilling programs, tuition reimbursement, mentoring, and firm-sponsored networking, you can chart a unique and fulfilling career path on your own terms. 

A Place Where You Belong 
Diverse perspectives cultivate collective ingenuity. Booz Allen’s culture of respect, equity, and opportunity means that, here, you are free to bring your whole self to work. With an array of business resource groups and other opportunities for connection, you’ll build your community in no time. 

Support Your Well-Being 
Our comprehensive benefits package includes wellness programs with HSA contributions, paid holidays, paid parental leave, a generous 401(k) match, and more. With these benefits, plus the option for flexible schedules and remote and hybrid locations, we’ll support you as you pursue a balanced, fulfilling life—at work and at home. 

Your Candidate Journey 
At Booz Allen, we know our people are what propel us forward, and we value relationships most of all. Here, we’ve compiled a list of resources so you’ll know what to expect as we forge a connection with you during your journey as a candidate with us.


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen’s benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page.

Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $75,600.00 to $172,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees. This posting will close within 90 days from the Posting Date.

Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely.

  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

EEO Commitment

We’re an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.


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