Cybersecurity Senior Associate
6d ago


Cybersecurity & Privacy

Senior Associate

Job Description & Summary

In PwC’s Cybersecurity and Privacy Consulting practice, our work is always evolving to respond to industry trends and management focus, and we combine our deep technical skills in response to our clients' changing needs.

  • Over time, what we do remains closely linked with helping our clients improve the way they operate; innovate and grow; reduce costs;
  • manage risks; leverage talent; and change the way they do business.

    Choose a career at PwC’s Cybersecurity and Privacy Consulting and enjoy an innovative environment where challenging and interesting work is part of daily life.

    To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level.

    To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.

    About the Role :

  • Design cybersecurity framework based on business objectives and strategic imperatives of the client organisation including goals, vision, mission, and operational plans
  • Maintain continuous communication with key stakeholders in support of the security strategy, and plan and solicit feedbacks, to uplift the programs and capabilities
  • Data pattern and trend identification via metric analysis, driving operational excellence and improvement
  • Champion security research activities and teamwork required for cyber defense
  • Monitor processes and drive improvements in efficiency and quality of security programs
  • Assist in development of workflows for transitioning strategic plans into implementation plans and operational readiness
  • Facilitate strategic planning initiatives, documentation, technical roadmaps and security tool rationalisation
  • Review of cybersecurity policies and processes to identify gaps in design of control based on comprehensive assessment framework
  • Conduct security process implementation reviews to assess security effectiveness and reporting
  • Conduct Current State Assessment of cybersecurity practices against the defined controls and provide recommendations for to-be state
  • Define risk management techniques around threats and vulnerabilities identified
  • Conduct Risk Assessment and Threat Assessment based on best practices to realise the cybersecurity strategy
  • Run Cyber Security Diagnostic Assessments and develop programs for cybersecurity skill development and enhancement
  • Provide certification advisory across Information Security Management System (ISMS)
  • Implement security controls for realization of the certification requirements and provide technology roadmap based on the security strategy
  • About You :

  • Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor's / Degree , Computer Science / Information Technology, Engineering (Computer / Telecommunication), Engineering (Electrical / Electronic) or equivalent.
  • Required skill(s) : cybersecurity, network security, cyber defense.
  • Must have at least 2+ years (Senior Associate) of working experience in the related field is required for this position.
  • Performs debugging, troubleshooting, modifications and unit testing of integration solutions
  • Engage in project engineering, planning and delivering to commitments
  • With core skills in bash scripting, python or any object oriented programming language.
  • Good understanding of analysing high volumes of logs, network data (e.g. Netflow, FPC), and other attack artefacts in support of incident investigations
  • Experience with vulnerability scanning solutions
  • Familiarity with the DoD Information Assurance Vulnerability Management program
  • Proficiency with any of the following : Anti-Virus, HIPS, ID / PS, Full Packet Capture, Host-Based Forensics, Network Forensics, and RSA Security
  • Strong interpersonal skills and customer service skills
  • Deliver in highly collaborative and impactful manner
  • Preferred but not Required :

  • Preferred knowledge of architecture , engineering, and operations of at least one enterprise SIEM platform (e.g. Nitro / McAfee Enterprise Security Manager, ArcSight, QRadar, LogLogic, Splunk)
  • Relevant certifications from CREST and / or Offensive Security, eJPT
  • Advanced certifications such as SANS GIAC / GCIA / GCIH, CISSP or CASP and / or SIEM-specific training and certification, or DoD-8570 IAT Level 2 baseline certification (Security+ CE or equivalent)
  • Education (if blank, degree and / or field of study not specified)

    Degrees / Field of Study required : Bachelor DegreeDegrees / Field of Study preferred :

    Certifications (if blank, certifications not specified)

    Required Skills

    Cyber Defense, Cybersecurity, Malware, Security Solutions

    Optional Skills

    Desired Languages (If blank, desired languages not specified)

    Not Specified

    Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?

    Government Clearance Required?

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