Audit & Assurance Senior, AI/Algorithm

Audit & Accounting | Core Audit Services
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Position Summary

This is your opportunity to get in on the ground floor of this exciting new growth area and help build the AI/Algorithm Assurance Practice of tomorrow at Deloitte. Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning and the use of Algorithms have come down from the ivory tower and are quickly becoming a competitive requirement. To be able to implement and realize the benefits of AI, organizations need to ensure trust, quality, and adherence to future regulations by instituting governance, ensuring quality, and addressing related risks. Deloitte is a leader in this area, currently providing services to serve our clients in Consulting, and Advisory capacities.

The work you’ll do

Working across various groups, your role will include providing recommendations and actions to help drive the development of the AI/Algorithm Assurance market offering within Audit and Assurance. The role will be multi-faceted, enabling you to develop points of view related to AI/Algorithm Assurance, and giving you the opportunity to eventually serve on client engagements. You will help support the development of the AI/Algorithm Assurance Practice within the Deloitte Audit and Assurance business and the future delivery of projects to clients in this space, including:

  • Working with the internal and external cross-functional stakeholders to develop assurance market offerings and go to market actions as frameworks and regulations evolve and mature.
  • Conducting research to support eminence (thought leadership) in the space, creating general awareness around the need for AI/Algorithm assurance, Deloitte’s leadership, and points of view regarding impact of new regulations, public sentiment, usage etc.
  • Working with other stakeholders to develop collateral such as training material, summary of services provided and case studies, value proposition etc., to support the growth of market offerings.
  • Helping identify clients that have a need for services we offer and supporting the creation of proposals that articulate Deloitte’s value proposition.
  • Partnering with relevant stakeholders across Deloitte to participate in proposals and provide professional services in client engagements, with a focus on Al/Algorithm service offerings.
  • Building and maintaining strong client relationships over time.
  • Providing subject matter insights to Audit and Assurance practitioners in AI/Algorithm concepts and practices.
  • Learning about emerging technologies and how they can be applied for the benefit of our clients and practice.
  • Providing input into vendor evaluations to determine potential alliances that will advance Deloitte’s capabilities over time.

The team

Our team culture is collaborative and encourages team members to take initiative and seek on-the-job learning opportunities. Our audit professionals are committed to excellence and to enhancing the trust of the investing public and capital markets. Quality is our top priority, and by focusing on innovation, we continue to raise the bar on quality and deliver greater value to our clients. Learn more about Deloitte Audit.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • 2+ years of related experience working with AI/Algorithm models, ML Ops, or adjacent areas.
  • Understanding of model risk management or other enterprise risk management frameworks with applicability to AI/Algorithm use cases.
  • Business owner of AI/Algorithm models with technical knowledge, experience developing and implementing AI/Algorithm controls, and understanding of emerging regulations.
  • Familiarity with AI and analytical software packages/tools/programming languages (e.g., SAS, R, Python, Spark, Hadoop Big Data, etc.)
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to analyze large amounts of data and other information, synthesize, and identify key areas of risk.
  • Ability to travel up to 25% on average, based on the work you do and the clients and industries/sectors you serve.
  • Limited Immigration Sponsorship may be available.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior internal or external audit experience; experience developing or conducting controls and test procedures.
  • One of the following certifications, or a related certification: CPA, CFA, FRM, FMVA, SAS Certificate, Data Science Certificate, etc.
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Information Systems or Business major with a Data Science/AI/Algorithm related minor.
  • Confident client presence and experience conducting stakeholder interviews.
  • Understanding of data management and data quality concepts.

  • The wage range for this role takes into account the wide range of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions including but not limited to skill sets; experience and training; licensure and certifications; and other business and organizational needs.  The disclosed range estimate has not been adjusted for the applicable geographic differential associated with the location at which the position may be filled.  At Deloitte, it is not typical for an individual to be hired at or near the top of the range for their role and compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case.  A reasonable estimate of the current range is $81,655 to $177,470. 

Our people and culture

Our diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture empowers our people to be who they are, contribute their unique perspectives, and make a difference individually and collectively. It enables us to leverage different ideas and perspectives, and bring more creativity and innovation to help solve our client most complex challenges. This makes Deloitte one of the most rewarding places to work. Learn more about our inclusive culture.

Professional development

From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there’s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to build new skills, take on leadership opportunities and connect and grow through mentorship. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career.

As used in this posting, "Deloitte" means Deloitte & Touche LLP, a subsidiary of Deloitte LLP. Please see for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries. Certain services may not be available to attest clients under the rules and regulations of public accounting.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

Requisition code: 99280


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