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Autodesk Security and Compliance Analyst in Massachusetts

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This position is available to be hired on a remote basis anywhere in the United States. Make an Impact –Join the Growing Autodesk Security Team! Come join the Security team at Autodesk as a Security and Compliance analyst and you will have the opportunity to gain valuable insight and experience with protecting high scale cloud services within a dynamic, energetic and rapidly changing environment. As a Security and Compliance Analyst, you will be a part of a talented team that designs, builds and deploys secure, safe and trusted solutions that protect Autodesk and its customers. against advanced adversaries. You will have the opportunity to work across many teams including Sales, Privacy, Infrastructure, Legal, Engineering, and Operations. You will also support security initiatives by engaging various process owners in the design, documentation, implementation, and monitoring of IT controls in our environments, and helping demonstrating adherence to these controls with external auditors.

The Autodesk Security team is looking for someone who is a motivated self-starter who is inspired by the idea of driving change within a rapidly growing environment.


  • Participate in planning, scheduling and preliminary analysis for all internal and external audit projects

  • Coordinate audit activities across Autodesk, including the notification and scheduling for all affected parties of audit timing, scope, objectives, approach and deliverables

  • Work closely with external auditors and internal audit teams on managing and supporting audits

  • Perform risk assessments of technology infrastructure and operational processes and controls for assigned areas

  • Complete audit testing, inquiry, observation and other analysis required to meet objectives of audit projects

  • Keep existing policies and procedures aligned with audit and security requirements

  • Communicate the progress and results of audits throughout the engagement

  • Contribute to and develop value added recommendations to address issues

  • Automate manual tasks around Security Assurance and Audits

  • Monitor implementation of outstanding audit recommendations and validate their implementation

  • Request and review vendors auditing documentation to insure alignment with internal controls and provide assessments and recommendations

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems or related field, or equivalent experience

  • Minimum 5 years of internal or external audit experience, with exposure to the following regulatory and compliance frameworks preferred: AT101 Type2 SoC1 and SoC2, ISO2700x, FedRamp, SOX, PCI DSS

  • Knowledge base related to controlling and securing system platforms (including Unix and Windows), database platforms, endpoint platforms, and network infrastructures is preferred

  • Knowledge of Amazon Web Services, Container and Serverless technologies is a plus

  • Understanding of Cloud industry technologies and IaaS, PaaS, SaaS platforms preferred. Ability to quickly acquire and apply knowledge of changing technologies implemented is essential

  • Good understanding of audit process/methodology, and risk management/advisory ability

  • Be flexibile and have the ability to adapt to a changing environment, meet deadlines and handle multiple projects

  • Have the ability to use a risk-based audit approach in evaluations of and recommendations for management processes

  • Ability to present audit findings and recommendations in a manner that will be understood and accepted by all responsible parties

  • Posses the tenacity to pursue difficult and sensitive issues to acceptable conclusion

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and time management skills

  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills combined with the ambition, ingenuity and the ability to work as part of a team

  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and/or Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) strongly preferred. Other certifications add value such as Certified in Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Security

  • Professional (CISSP), CPA, and/or CIA. Privacy certifications such as CIPP(US/E) and CIPT are a plus

Preferred Qualifications

  • The ability and desire to effectively promote ideas and collaborate between the various levels of the organization

  • Demonstrated ability to learn quickly and take on new challenges

  • Motivated, self-driven, and passionate about your work

  • Be an innovative thinker

  • Have the determination and ability to solve complex problems


At Autodesk, we're building a diverse workplace and an inclusive culture to give more people the chance to imagine, design, and make a better world. Autodesk is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic. We also consider for employment all qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.

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*From the greenest buildings to the cleanest cars, from the smartest factories to the biggest stories, amazing things are created every day with Autodesk. Over four decades we’ve worked together with our customers to transform how things are made, and in doing so, we’ve also transformed what can be made. A car’s performance now inspires the method of its manufacture, a city’s infrastructure helps predict the unpredictable, and the creation of ever-bigger universes shapes ever-bigger stories. *

Today our solutions span countless industries empowering innovators everywhere. But we’re restless to do more. We don’t believe in waiting for progress, we believe in making it. By combining and recombining technologies. By blurring boundaries, reinventing rules, and merging fields. By unleashing talent and unlocking insights across industries. By helping our customers converge on solutions to the challenges we all face today.  At Autodesk, we believe that when you have the right tools to work and think flexibly you have the power to transform what actually needs making. The power to design and make a better world for all.