PwC Cloud Controls Transformation Manager in Atlanta, Georgia
Specialty/Competency: Business Controls
Industry/Sector: Not Applicable
Time Type: Full time
Government Clearance Required: No
Available for Work Sponsorship: Yes
Travel Requirements: Up to 60%
A career in our Digital Cloud and Intel Automation practice, within Information Technology Risk Assurance services, will allow you to develop and apply strategies that help clients leverage enterprise technologies so they can get a higher return on their investment, mitigate risks, streamline processes, and find operational inefficiencies. We assist clients in understanding and challenging their current risk profiles and develop strategies to build digital confidence by embracing opportunities to stay competitive through building trust and resilience into their technology systems. We cover a wide range of disciplines, including risk evaluation, operational and strategic Information Technology processes, project governance, application implementation, data integrity, cyber security, and accounting/audit. Our team helps companies manage risks on their journey to a more digitally integrated environment which enables them to better harness new technologies and the flexibility of the cloud. You’ll focus on helping clients gain value across their technology ecosystem by addressing risks tied to systems, security, data, reporting, and programmes.
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.
As a Manager, 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:
Develop new skills outside of comfort zone.
Act to resolve issues which prevent the team working effectively.
Coach others, recognise their strengths, and encourage them to take ownership of their personal development.
Analyse complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations.
Use multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations.
Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm's/client's expectations.
Use data and insights to inform conclusions and support decision-making.
Develop a point of view on key global trends, and how they impact clients.
Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties.
Simplify complex messages, highlighting and summarising key points.
Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.
Job Requirements and Preferences :
Basic Qualifications :
Minimum Degree Required :
Minimum Years of Experience :
5 year(s) of experience in Cloud controls auditing, consulting and/or implementations
Preferred Qualifications :
Preferred Fields of Study :
Management Information Systems, Information CyberSecurity, Information Technology, Finance, Computer and Information Science
Certification(s) Preferred :
Certification from a leading cloud or service management provider
Preferred Knowledge/Skills :
Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success in completing and managing security and risk components of private, public or hybrid cloud environments, which includes the following:
Designing, implementing, and/or assessing business process, regulatory and IT internal controls, which may include: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) with a focus on Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) or Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) cloud environments;
Understanding critical business process and IT cloud configurations - e.g. security and control, and/or optimizations of business process controls and application security;
Understanding DevOps or system development lifecycle (SDLC) for Cloud migration;
Possessing knowledge of industry regulatory and compliance requirements and ability to identify key risks and applicable controls;
Possessing working knowledge of identity and access management (IAM), including key and secret management within cloud environments;
Possessing working knowledge of secure software development using CI/CD pipelines within cloud environments; and,
Leveraging thorough knowledge of the following areas to create and deliver cloud security and risk solutions: Enterprise Architecture, Integration Strategy and Roadmap, Service Oriented Architecture, Virtualization, Business Process Management, Systems Architecture.
Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success with managing large engagements that involve facilitating with staff and managers as they perform assessments to evaluate controls, security, and segregation of duties as it relates to Cloud optimization, implementation and/or configurations, emphasizing the following areas:
Leading client projects, understanding a client's business and technology in order to identify, pursue, and ultimately obtain additional consulting opportunities;
Understanding clients' business, industry and/or technologies, and leveraging extensive project management skills in relation to Cloud projects, including developing project plans, budgets, and deliverables schedules, as well as defining resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, billing, and collection;
Working directly with systems integrators in developing compliance and security requirements and controls in Cloud implementations; and,
Performing as a team leader, especially leading teams to generate a vision, establish direction, motivate members, create an atmosphere of trust, leverage diverse views, coach staff, and encourage improvement and innovation.
Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success in 3 or more of the following areas:
Cloud Platforms (Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure, GCP);
Cloud Strategy, Design, Architecture and Migration;
Cloud Security and Compliance Services (Azure Policy, AWS Config, etc.);
Cloud Logging and Monitoring Services (Azure Monitor, AWS CloudTrail, etc.); and,
DevOps and Cloud Pipeline Services (Azure DevOps, AWS CodePipeline, etc.).
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.
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