IT Audit Readiness - Consultant

Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Client Services
Regular Full-Time
Govt Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI


Interested in working with talented people to help develop innovative solutions to some of society’s most complex and challenging problems?  We are Guidehouse, a leading consulting firm serving the public sector and commercial clients with specialized capabilities in strategy, technology, and risk management.  You may not yet know our name, but we have a rich history.  Guidehouse is a combination of PwC’s former public sector practice and Navigant’s deep expertise in energy, financial services and healthcare.


We offer an exciting, fast-paced environment that fosters intellectual growth and rewards individuals based on impact, not tenure. Our firm is at the forefront of an emerging model solving complex problems that stretch across government and private companies, affording our people the opportunity to be on the cutting edge of the consulting profession. By focusing on markets facing transformational change, technology-driven innovation, and significant regulatory pressure, our employees also develop and deploy world class knowledge and problem solving that leads to breakthrough solutions.



  • Must have an active TS/SCI CI Poly in JPAS
  • Conduct SSAE 18 assessments for DFAS service provider systems used in Finance operations to determine ability to rely on service provider controls, identify and document any compensating controls, provide recommendations to resolve identified issues, and maintain procedures for performing such reviews.
  • Assist in developing and implementing a strategy to resolve identified issues found in conducting SSAE 18 reviews to meet IT requirements for DFAS specific systems used in financial operations.
  • Meet with offices with responsibility for systems architecture, controls and overall systems management.
  • Maintain a system taxonomy to identify and document primary and secondary financial systems.
  • Maintain a supporting document repository for IT audit artifacts.
  • Complete an IT POC structure to support audit requests.
  • Conduct testing and documenting conclusions related to ICOFS -- compliance with FMFIA section 4 and FFMIA section 803(a) requirements (e.g. USSGL compliance and system requirements).
  • Complete steps documented in the MCAP for identified IT issues.
  • Submit quarterly progress against the MCAP to the FM management 




·         Bachelor’s degree in a finance, business management, accounting, or equivalent work experience.

·         Minimum of 2 years of relevant work experience.

·         Demonstrated specialized experience in a federal financial management functions such as an accountant, systems auditor, or financial system analyst.

·         Demonstrated specialized experience conducting reviews of service provider Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements Number 18 (SSAE 18) assessments in support of financial statement audit.


·         Certified Information System Auditor (CISA) certified.

·         Demonstrated knowledge of Momentum Financials. 

  • Demonstrated experience in conducting IT audits or reviews (e.g. Federal Information System Controls Audit Manual (FISCAM), Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA)).


Clearance: TS SCI 

Additional Requirements

  • This position requires successful completion of a background check and employment verification.
  • The successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described.



About Guidehouse 

With a unique blend of large firm resources and an entrepreneurial collaborative culture, Guidehouse is where your purpose, passion, and expertise transforms organizations.

Guidehouse is a leading global provider of consulting services to the public and commercial markets with broad capabilities in management, technology, and risk consulting. We help clients address their toughest challenges with a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change, technology-driven innovation and significant regulatory pressure. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and technology/analytics services, we help clients create scalable, innovative solutions that prepare them for future growth and success.  Headquartered in Washington DC, the company has more than 7,000 professionals in more than 50 locations.

If you’re passionately motivated to make a difference and deliver exceptional work, we invite you to learn more about your career opportunities at

Additional Requirements

  • This position requires successful completion of a background check and employment verification.
  • The successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described.


Guidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.


Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.


If you have visited our website for information about employment opportunities, or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Guidehouse Recruiting at 1-571-633-1711 or via email at All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodation.


Guidehouse does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Guidehouse and Guidehouse will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.


Rewards and Benefits

Guidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.


Benefits include:

  • Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Personal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays
  • Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Basic Life & Supplemental Life
  • Health Savings Account, Dental/Vision & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
  • Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development & Learning Opportunities
  • Skills Development & Certifications
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach
  • Emergency Back-Up Childcare Program


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