PwC eDiscovery and Computer Forensics Manager in Chicago, Illinois
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PwC Advisory helps our clients with their most challenging imperatives from strategy through execution. We combine the breadth of knowledge of over 48,000 global professionals with deep industry knowledge to deliver custom solutions for our clients. We work with the world's largest and most complex companies and understand the unique business issues and opportunities our clients face.
Businesses today are confronted daily by corruption, fraud and other unplanned events. Our growing Advisory Forensics Services practice protects opportunities for clients by working with them to strategically prepare for and manage the changeable complexities of the evolving threat landscape and by providing unparalleled resources and insights to investigate fraud, assist in risk management and mitigation, and identify and analyze vulnerabilities
- whether in one country or worldwide. With a strong Forensics presence in more than 40 countries, our strategic threat management approach enables us to work with international clients to anticipate, manage, and respond to threats, while also helping clients become "threat-smart."
Our Forensics professionals possess core forensics capabilities as well as forensic technology expertise and offer clients a unilateral advantage in investigating problems that extend across borders or that afflict multinational organizations.
Our Forensic Technology team helps clients protect opportunities in today's evolving business landscape. We apply advanced, strategic approaches to assist our clients with complex information management and analysis challenges by combining data analytics techniques, sophisticated technology tools, and information management principles to help our clients make well-informed decisions.
As part of the Forensic Services eDiscovery and Computer Forensics team, you will help identify and analyze vulnerabilities in order to manage and mitigate risk. Our in-depth process of forensic accounting diagnosis allows our clients to continue their business, recover lost funds and halt further economic losses.
PwC professionals assist companies involved in investigative or litigation to locate, recover, preserve and analyze electronically-stored information such as email while preserving its evidentiary value. When a computer system project goes awry, PwC professionals identify the nature of the failure, determine whether the system was improperly constructed in the first place, assess software applications for design flaws and evaluate whether the system or applications meet performance standards. In the case of a dispute, our IT professionals serve as expert witnesses.
For companies that need assistance preventing cyber crime, we can design and build a security system from scratch or test existing systems to ensure their integrity. We also help companies respond to specific security-related incidents to minimize their impact on the business.
Minimum Years of Experience: 5
Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
Degree(s) Preferred: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a Masters in Information Systems
Certification(s) Preferred: EnCase Certified Examiner (EnCE), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), and/or Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Thorough knowledge of security, forensics and analysis, IT strategy and operations, design and implementation, and business applications.
Thorough experience delivering forensic technology, eDiscovery services, and building relationships with clients. Thorough experience with any of the following products / tools: EnCase, Paraben, litigation-support software, Microsoft SQL Server, Visual Basic, Microsoft .NET framework, Microsoft Access, SQL, Microsoft Exchange, Lotus Notes/Domino, or system administration experience in Microsoft, AS400, Linux/Unix, or Macintosh.
Considerable experience identifying and addressing client needs: building, maintaining, and utilizing networks of client relationships and community involvement; communicating value propositions; managing resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, billing and collections; and preparing and/or coordinating complex written and verbal materials.
Considerable experience as a team leader: supervising teams to create an atmosphere of trust; seeking diverse views to encourage improvement and innovation; and coaching staff including providing timely meaningful written and verbal feedback.
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.