Internship - IT Audit

Internship|New York|Audit

Internship - IT Audit

New York, United States Internship Audit


The IT Auditor, Intern will be part of the IT Audit Team.

The IT Audit Intern is expected to participate in audits across various business lines and support functions within the Americas regions. The Analyst’s primary responsibilities will include, but not limited to:

-Working independently and responsibly on assigned tasks

-Actively participating in all stages of the audit process: planning & diagnostic, testing, report drafting, and recommendation follow-up

-Effectively communicating with auditees, developing a good relationship and timely escalating when there is an issue

-Analyzing assigned business processes, procedures, risks; and evaluating the internal controls, and adopting a risk-based approach

-Preparing high quality workpapers that support the findings and conclusions

-Anticipating, understanding and escalating issues appropriately for timely resolution

-Participating in department wide transformation projects, actively contributing to the changes and demonstrating readiness and willingness to apply the changes



Technical Skills:

Hands-on experience with some of the following audit types:

-Application Reviews, General Controls Reviews, Integrated audits, pre-implementation reviews, and infrastructure related reviews

F-amiliarity with IS/IT processes (incident management, change management, release management, configuration management, etc.)

-Knowledge of IT Security concepts, familiarity with vulnerability testing and awareness of security exploits

-Familiarity with one or more security and control frameworks such as COBIT, FFIEC, NIST, ITIL, ISO27002, etc

-Risk oriented knowledge of infrastructure components, such as: database management systems (e.g., DB2, MSSQL Server and Oracle), major computing platforms (Unix/Linux, Windows, VMWare, Cloud Platforms) and client/server architectures, commonly used systems and applications, and web-based technologies, network components (firewalls, routers, internet access points, etc.)


-Highly motivated and committed to lead and progress

-Excellent written / verbal communication skills

-Demonstrates curiosity, motivation, enthusiasm for learning and self-development

-Demonstrates strong prioritization, organizational and time management skills; able to meet all deadlines and proactively seek guidance when needed

-Demonstrates willingness and readiness to provide help/support whenever needed

-Demonstrates openness to new ideas and suggestions and proposes new ideas and enhancements 

-Able to effectively and independently communicate and find effective means of communication; able develop professional relationships

-Demonstrates strong analytical skills

Profile required



  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Management of Information Systems or another relevant subject

  • Some experience in an audit function or previous intern experience with a Consulting firm


Desired / Plus:

Experience writing code, writing data queries, implementing technical solutions, or other IT related jobs

Business insight

The Inspection and Group Audit Division (IGAD) represents Societe Generale’s independent internal audit function, comprised of over 1200 professionals covering SG’s global businesses and services in over 80 countries. The SG Internal Audit Americas (SGIAA) Department within IGAD is a group of about 80 professionals, based in New York, New Jersey, San Paulo and Bangalore, who are responsible for assessing SG’s multiple businesses in the Americas region.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 20000M06
Entity: SG Americas Securities
Starting date: immediate
Publication date: 2020/10/09