PwC Cyber Analytics Data Scientist, Manager in New York, New York

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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 Implementation and Operations services help clients smoothly and efficiently integrate new technology systems into the business, ensure that technology is properly synthesized and managed, and find and resolve unknown issues. We help clients architect, implement, and optimize security technologies to manage visibility, access, identification, and control over sensitive data and systems. We also provide differentiated, high-value managed services by supporting key security technologies through traditional operations activities with a continuous improvement mind-set.

Position/Program Requirements

Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 6

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree

Certification(s) Preferred: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM).

Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates extensive knowledge and/or a proven record of success managing client engagements relating to the defining and assessing of the client’s information security strategy, architecture and practices, including the following:

  • Requirements analysis, strategy, design, implementation, and migration for businesses; and,

  • Supervision and development of staff on multiple projects, business development, and communications with executives.

Demonstrates extensive knowledge and/or a proven record of success in information security competencies such as Executive Dashboards, Cybersecurity Program Metrics, Endpoint Protection, Web Application Firewall, Vulnerability Scanning, Data Loss Prevention (Data-In-Motion and Data-At-Rest), VPN, Authentication Monitoring, User Behavior Analytics, Security Incident Response, IAM, and Data Lake Architecture and Integration.

Demonstrates extensive knowledge and/or a proven record of success

developing and implementing cybersecurity analytics solutions and capabilities that are clearly aligned to their business, technology and threat drivers.

Demonstrates extensive knowledge and/or a proven record of success of NIST, FIPS, OWASP, OASIS, COBIT as well as other industry recognized information security/privacy standards and industry leading practices.

Skills Preferred:

Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success utilizing the following when managing and producing deliverables for client engagements related to managing successful enterprise scale strategy and implementations within Information Security, including:

  • Leading the planning, creation and management of security architecture, components, policies and standards for all applicable platforms within client environment;

  • Identifying and addressing client needs: building solid relationships with clients; demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks; and resolving potential conflicts as a leader;

  • Performing as a team member: understanding personal and team roles; contributing to a positive working environment; proactively seeking guidance, clarification and feedback; providing guidance, clarification and feedback to less experienced staff;

  • Applying risk management principles on solving complex business issues involving advanced analysis and reporting of data that inform business decisions through the development of information security risk scenarios leveraging internal, external and systemic inputs;

  • Planning security systems by evaluating network and security technologies; developing requirements for data integration, and ingesting data sources from industry standards tools;

  • Tracking developments and changes in the threat environments to establish that they are adequately addressed in the client’s security analytics platform;

  • Evaluating new solutions and services, providing a business case on whether the firm should develop skills and vendor relations within new solutions and technologies within information security cybersecurity analytics industry;

  • Utilizing skills such as SQL, MDX and mining large data sets;

  • Managing a team and/or work stream on an engagement(s), staying educated on current trends and assisting in the development of knowledge capital;

  • Collaborating with business development teams responsible for writing and presenting proposals to prospective clients;

  • Managing and/or contributing to project planning, engagement administration, budget management, and the successful completion of engagement workstreams; and,

  • Contributing to business development opportunities and/or engagements from pre-sale and initial scoping through final delivery and sign-off.

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.