PwC Public Sector IT Controls Experienced Associate in McLean, Virginia
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Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 1
Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
Demonstrates some proven knowledge and success of system security, controls or information security management environment, specifically one or more of the following information security domains:
-Security Architecture and Strategy (Integrated Risk Management)
-Identity & Access Management with a focus on Entitlements, Federation
-Data Leakage Prevention; Focus on Data Flow, Encryption
-Large Complex Security Program Execution/Implementation
-Security Function Design and Governance
Demonstrates fundamental knowledge of common security industry standards (ISO 27001/27002, NIST 800 series, COBIT, PCI-DSS, HIPAA / HITECH), especially as it relates to the following:
-Building an InfoSec Management System and/or program;
-Managing internal controls, risk assessments, business process and internal IT control testing or operational auditing.
Demonstrates some proven ability and success with identifying and addressing client needs: building solid relationships with clients; developing an awareness of Firm services; communicating with the client in an organized and knowledgeable manner; delivering clear requests for information; demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks; and communicating potential conflicts to a supervisor.
Demonstrates some proven ability and success as a team member: understanding personal and team roles; contributing to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members; proactively seeking guidance, clarification and feedback; providing guidance, clarification and feedback to less-experienced staff.
Demonstrates proven thorough abilities and success with leveraging creative thinking and problem solving skills, individual initiative, and utilizing MS Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint) and Lotus Notes, where necessary, in conjunction with the following:
Communicating in an organized and knowledgeable manner in written and verbal formats including delivering clear requests for information and communicating potential conflicts.
Demonstrating aptitude for conducting quantitative and qualitative analyses of large and complex data.
This role supports client work contractually requiring
US Citizenship and a Public Trust Level Security
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