Senior IT Auditor

Senior IT Auditor in NASHVILLE, TN

Ardent Health Services invests in people, technology, facilities and communities, producing high-quality care and extraordinary results. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, Ardent's subsidiaries own and operate 31 hospitals in seven states with more than 25,000 employees including 1,150 employed providers. Ardent facilities exceed national averages in Overall Hospital Quality Star Rating as ranked by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services; 89 percent of its hospitals received a three-star rating or above in comparison with 73 percent of all hospitals ranked. Seven of the company's hospitals were recognized by Modern Healthcare as "Best Places to Work" in 2017 more than any other system in the country. Ardent's corporate office was named "Top Work Places" for Nashville based companies in 2017.

OUR MISSION: Ardent Health Services is a premier provider of health care services, delivered with compassion for patients and their families, with respect for employees, physicians, and other health professionals, with accountability for our fiscal and ethical performance, and with responsibility to the communities we serve.

OUR PHILOSOPHY: Every action we take at AHS is built on three key tenets:

  • Ardent recognizes that each hospital is as unique as the community it serves.
  • We believe in working with employees and physicians to improve the quality of care, patient safety and customer service and we measure all three continuously.
  • We reinvest in our facilities helping our hospitals expand services, enhance technology and add new programs that fulfill their missions.

We believe it is this mix of corporate support and local autonomy that equips our facilities for success.

OUR POSITION: We have an exciting opportunity to join our internal audit team in Nashville, TN as a Senior IT Auditor.

As a Senior IT Auditor, you will perform the following duties:

  • Perform internal IT audit work, including planning and conducting IT audit projects
  • Provide consulting services to the organization's IT leadership.
  • Maintain all organizational and professional performance and ethical standards.
  • Assist the organization and its leaders in assessing the effectiveness of current IT controls and best practices, and participates with IT leadership in designing effective internal controls for new system implementations.
  • Participate in IT process improvement initiatives

If you are creative, enjoy the pace of public accounting without the hours; have experience using data analysis tools such as Excel, Access or ACL, as well as exceptional IT audit skills, this role will be a perfect fit for you.



  • Bachelor Degree in Business, Accounting, IT, or related field with focus on information systems or equivalent work experience
  • CISA, CISSP or other related professional certification preferred

Experience & Attributes

  • 3+ years of public or industry IT audit experience required
  • Knowledge of internal control structures, audit techniques and risk management,
  • Strong knowledge of IT general controls related to operations, information security and change management of systems software, network, and system database technologies
  • Experience testing automated and manual application controls
  • Strong customer-focused mentality
  • Knowledge of the COSO internal control framework
  • Ability to travel up to 25%