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Sr. Auditor/Audit Manager- (IT SOX)

Date: Apr 23, 2022

Location: Fort Worth, TX, US, 76131

Company: BNSF

Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date.


Job Location: Fort Worth
Other Potential Locations: Fort Worth, TX 
Anticipated Start Date: 03/01/2022
Number of Positions: 1 
Salary Range: $86,100-$108,000



 Who we are and what we do

Do you want to be a part of something that really matters? Team BNSF includes professionals focused on safety and service that play a vital role in delivering the nation's freight.  Together, we help move goods and materials that sustain life and support local, national and global economies. Our rail network is one of the largest freight railroads, spanning 28 western states and serving three Canadian provinces.


What we believe

At BNSF, our Vision and Values drive who we are, not only in our words, but also our actions. BNSF is committed to our foundational values of equality and inclusion. As members of the BNSF community, our employees are entitled to:

  • be treated with dignity and respect.
  • have equal access to tools, resources, training and development opportunities.
  • have equal opportunity to achieve their full potential.


We model the way through our leadership, our BNSF Diversity Councils, our eclectic Business Resource Groups, our deep involvement and investment in the communities we serve and through training programs. Our actions create an inclusive, open and collaborative workplace that encourages diverse perspectives in all interactions.


This position is located at our Fort Worth, Texas corporate office and has the potential to be a hybrid position with up to 50% remote work.


Corporate Audit Services (CAS) provides independent, objective assurance, risk identification and mitigation, and advisory activities designed to add value and improve the BNSF community. Our auditors have the opportunity to work across the company on a range of topics of significance and can expect to interact with various leaders including senior leaders at BNSF.



This is a Sr Auditor/Audit Manager position, responsible for evaluating BNSF’s IT processes and SOX key controls against leading practice and industry frameworks, identifying gaps in design and execution of key controls, and communication of issues and recommendations to BNSF’s Technology Services leadership. Key responsibilities include:


  • Support the annual risk assessment and corporate Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliance program.
  • Collect, review and analyze data from information systems.
  • Review and execute IT SOX key controls testing.
  • Understand and report on control exceptions and deficiencies.
  • Identify improvement opportunities and control enhancements.
  • Present results, both in written and verbal formats.
  • Work independently and in a team environment to maximize performance. 




  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Management Information Systems or related business area.
  • Minimum of two to three years of public accounting experience or working within Audit. 



  • Experience in implementation of internal control processes and programs for IT. Proficiency in executing projects in accordance with leading practice project management principles.
  • Skill in delivering projects on-time/on-budget.
  • Ability to document work performed in a clear and succinct manner that is sufficiently supported by audit evidence.
  • Ability to analyze observations for root cause and draw conclusions.
  • Ability to evaluate work processes and make suggestions or recommendations for improvement.
  • Willingness to receive constructive feedback.
  • Knowledge of audit methods and techniques.
  • CPA, CIA, CISA, CISP or other relevant certification desired.
  • Knowledge of analytical techniques, programming, or system query techniques (Data Warehouse, SAS, TeamMate, Tableau, MS Access, SQL).
  • Experience with SQL and/or DB2 databases.
  • Knowledge of SAP.
  • Knowledge of Mainframe environments.


The duties and responsibilities in this posting are representative categories to be used in deciding whether to apply for this position. This is not an exhaustive list of the position’s duties.



  • Primarily an office environment with some field activities.
  • Normal office hours, five days per week with weekend or evening work as required.


BNSF offers competitive benefit programs and services including, but not limited to 

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Railroad Retirement
  • Life Insurance
  • Incentive Compensation Plan (ICP)
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program


  •     Criminal history 
  •     Last 7 years of driving history
  •     Last 5 years of employment history to include military service
  •     Social Security number
  •     Education
  •     Medical evaluation
  •     Drug Screen
  •     Other elements as needed
BNSF is committed to a safe and drug free work place and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing. All new hires are required to undergo a hair drug test which detects the presence of illegal drugs for months prior to testing. We appreciate your cooperation in keeping BNSF safe and drug free.
Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC): Federal authority requires BNSF employees, whose work requires unescorted access to secure areas of port facilities, to obtain a TWIC. A TWIC is a condition of employment for such positions and requires candidates to those positions to submit to a TSA security assessment (to include, but not limited to, providing: biographic information; identity documents; fingerprints; digital photograph). More information is available at
BNSF Railway is an Equal Opportunity Employer, all qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status.

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Nearest Major Market: Fort Worth
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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