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Cybersecurity - Vulnerability Management, Senior Associate

Austin, TX 78703

A career in our Security Architecture practice, within Cybersecurity and Privacy services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients implement an effective cybersecurity programme that protects against threats, propels transformation, and drives growth. As companies pivot toward a digital business model, exponentially more data is generated and shared among organisations, partners and customers. Youll play an integral role in helping our clients ensure they are protected by developing transformation strategies focused on security, efficiently integrate and manage new or existing technology systems to deliver continuous operational improvements and increase their cybersecurity investment, and detect, respond, and remediate threats.In joining, youll be a part of a team that helps organisations design and create sustainable security solutions to provide foundational capabilities and operational discipline through a focus on enterprise requirements and prioritisation, Information Technology security architecture, and the software development lifecycle.

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 an authentic and inclusive leader, at all grades/levels and in all lines of service. 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.

As a Senior Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

  • Use feedback and reflection to develop self awareness, personal strengths and address development areas.
  • Delegate to others to provide stretch opportunities and coach to help deliver results.
  • Develop new ideas and propose innovative solutions to problems.
  • Use a broad range of tools and techniques to extract insights from from current trends in business area.
  • Review your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and relevance.
  • Share relevant thought leadership.
  • Use straightforward communication, in a structured way, when influencing others.
  • Able to read situations and modify behavior to build quality, diverse relationships.
  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.

Demonstrates thorough level abilities and success with managing the identification and addressing of client needs including:

  • Demonstrates experience driving the configuration of vulnerability assessment tools, including the integration of feedback from IT owners to reduce false positives;
  • Demonstrates experience performing analysis and prioritization of identified vulnerabilities and remediation recommendations;
  • Demonstrates experience preparing vulnerability data and reports for technical and executive audiences;
  • Demonstrates experience identifying timelines/programs and guiding teams to address vulnerabilities, including system patching, deployment of specialized controls, code or infrastructure changes, changes in build engineering processes;
  • Demonstrates experience tracking and remediation of vulnerabilities leveraging agreed upon action plans and timelines with responsible technology partners and support teams;
  • Demonstrates experience designing and overseeing actionable dashboards and scorecards;
  • Demonstrates experience reviewing and coordinating changes to patch policies, procedures, standards and audit work programs in a continuous improvement model;
  • Demonstrates experience driving the protection of valuable information and maintaining confidentiality and integrity of data through knowledge of security management, network protocols, data, application security solutions;
  • Demonstrates knowledge of industry trends, including current and emerging risks;
  • Demonstrates knowledge of relevant legislation, regulatory requirements, guidelines, and industry developments related to data protection, privacy, security, and data governance;
  • Demonstrates experience with end to end Vulnerability Management processes and tools including host based applications scanners, patch management, GRC tools and ITSM;
  • Demonstrates knowledge of operating system and application security, administration and debugging; and,
  • Demonstrates knowledge of security controls including access controls, auditing, authentication, encryption, integrity, physical security and application security.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.


Posted: 2020-01-19 Expires: 2020-02-19

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