PwC Cloud Security Director in San Jose, California

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Job Description

As we aim to rapidly grow our Cybersecurity and Privacy practice, we are looking for consultants who are passionate about how strategy and technology can improve the role of cybersecurity, privacy and data protection in our digital world.

We are looking for consultants with extensive consulting, technological and industry experience who will help our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy through execution. A Cybersecurity and Privacy consulting career will provide the opportunity to grow and contribute to our clients' business issues every day, applying a collection of information and Cyber security capabilities, including security and privacy strategy and governance, IT risk, security testing, technology implementation/operations, and cybercrime and breach response.

Our Strategy and Transformation services help clients understand the current cybersecurity and privacy landscape, make cybersecurity a collective priority, and develop and implement solutions across people, processes, and technologies. We provide the foundations to design, manage and operate a cybersecurity program aligned to business strategy, and increase organizational resilience in the face of an ever-changing threat landscape.

Position/Program Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

Cybersecurity, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Engineering, Computer Application, Business, or relevant field

Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 10

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree

Degree Preferred: Cybersecurity, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Engineering, Computer Application, Business, or relevant field

Certification(s) Preferred: 8+ years of experience selling consulting services to Fortune 500 companies

5+ years experience leading complex sales for Cloud, Security, and/or infrastructure consulting

Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates thought leader-level knowledge with, and/or a proven record of success directing efforts in the following areas:

  • Delivering Cloud, Security, and Infrastructure Services related work within a large, heavily matrixed organizations;

  • Overseeing current projects and pursuing new opportunities;

  • Understanding of the value proposition of Cloud;

  • Understanding of risk, security, and compliance issues related to Cloud, both industry specific and broader across verticals;

  • Translating clients' issues and challenges into specific PwC solutions that de-risk Cloud adoption;

  • Establishing and leading risk, security, and compliance programs for Fortune 500 organizations, particularly in regulated industries, such as Financial Services and Healthcare;

  • Utilizing and applying knowledge of Industry regulations and information security frameworks and standards (e.g., ISO27001/2, NIST, etc.) into projects;

  • Managing and operating public, private and hybrid cloud solutions

Enterprise Cloud solutions across IaaS, PaaS & SaaS. such as AWS, Azure, OpenStack, Cloud Foundry, Salesforce, Microsoft Office 365, Box etc.;

  • Utilizing and applying knowledge of Enterprise security and Cloud security specific solutions into projects such as: IAM/IdaaS, CASB, Identity Governance, Cloud SOC/SIEM, Key Management & Encryption

Skills Preferred:

Demonstrates thought leader-level abilities with, and/or a proven record of success directing efforts in the following areas:

  • Working on complex systems, being customer-centric, and delivering results while solving security challenges in innovative ways;

  • Bringing high level energy, sense of urgency, decisiveness, and ability to work well under pressure; and,

  • Focusing on C-Level client relationship building and relationship management.

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.