Information Systems Auditor - St. Louis, MO

Maryland Heights MO 63043 St Louis 1 14100 Magellan Plaza

Job Description

This position works in the Magellan Corporate office located in St. Louis, MO.
This position contributes to the mission of the Internal Audit function by promoting an effective control environment through professional Information Systems/Technology audits and consultation services. This role participates in moderate and complex audits in multiple areas of the business and organization. Individual team members contribute to the success of the team by supporting the efforts and objectives of the audit team, displaying teamwork, integrity, and leadership, and supporting and valuing the contributions of others. Team members foster an efficient, innovative, and team-oriented work environment.
  • Applies knowledge of the managed care and health care industry and the regulatory environment that impacts managed care and collaborates with management to foster cooperation with and understanding of internal controls to improve qualitative and quantitative performance.
  • Develops an in-depth understanding of the function to be audited, and uses experience, strong analytical and critical thinking skills to identify risk and internal controls to improve process efficiency, effectiveness and security.
  • Develop test plans and methodologies to evaluate and audit information technology controls in accordance with Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Audit, published by the IIA, and the General Standards for Information Systems Auditing, published by ISACA.
  • Performs risk-based information security and IT infrastructure audits encompassing both technical and business process aspects in accordance with internal auditing standards.      
  • Perform detailed test work. This includes work plan development, audit test execution, work paper creation, test result analysis, issue identification and reporting, and overall work paper quality.
  • Assesses the effectiveness of end-to-end processes (people, processes and technologies).
  • Ensures the effectiveness of internal controls and identifies opportunities for improvement.
  • Prepares concise documentation and audit reports, including recommendations to senior management for improvements with corrective action plans.
  • Maintains current knowledge of regulatory environment impacting the health care and managed care industries, key risk areas as identified by government regulatory bodies (OIG, CMS, NYS DOH, etc.).
  • Enhance professional skills through development activities including certifications, training, and other methods of study.
  • Other duties as assigned.

General Job Information


Information Systems Auditor - St. Louis, MO



Job Family

Finance Group


United States of America

FLSA Status

United States of America (Exempt)

Recruiting Start Date


Date Requisition Created


Minimum Qualifications


Bachelors: Information Technology (Required)

License and Certifications - Required

License and Certifications - Preferred

CIA - Certified Internal Auditor - Enterprise, CISA - Certified Information Systems Auditor - Enterprise, CISM - Certified Information Systems Manager - Enterprise, CISSP - Certified Information Systems Security Professional - Enterprise

Other Job Requirements


  • One or more of the following Licenses/Certifications: CIA, CISA, CISM, CISSP.
  • Experience in managed care or Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM).
  • Bachelors degree in IT, Management Information Systems, Information Security or related field.
  • 2-4 years of IS/IT internal audit experience in a large corporate setting or public accounting firm (Big Four preferred).
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to quickly learn new software applications/processes as needed.
  • Some knowledge of IT and IT control concepts supporting various types of IT audits.

Magellan Health Services is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Tobacco-free workplace. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. Every employee must understand, comply and attest to the security responsibilities and security controls unique to their position.

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