PwC Cybersecurity - Cloud Architecture, Director in San Jose, California
A career in our Security Architecture practice, within Cybersecurity and Privacy services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients implement an effective cybersecurity programme that protects against threats, propels transformation, and drives growth. As companies pivot toward a digital business model, exponentially more data is generated and shared among organisations, partners and customers. You’ll play an integral role in helping our clients ensure they are protected by developing transformation strategies focused on security, efficiently integrate and manage new or existing technology systems to deliver continuous operational improvements and increase their cybersecurity investment, and detect, respond, and remediate threats.
In joining, you’ll be a part of a team that helps organisations design and create sustainable security solutions to provide foundational capabilities and operational discipline through a focus on enterprise requirements and prioritisation, Information Technology security architecture, and the software development lifecycle.
As a Director, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Proactively lead the practise by setting strategy, drive the development of new business in the market, and provide technical advice across disciplines
Building strong networks within the firm to spot and capitalise on opportunities to get involved in projects that others are leading across a number of different business units and sectors
Identifying and discussing key issues with our clients to identify potential opportunities
Responsibility for a majority of day to day client communications
Responsibility to shape and deliver various projects that exceed the expectations of our clients and our own assignment quality criteria
Manage and deliver large projects by developing the project team, assessing engagement risks throughout, driving conclusions, and reviewing / challenging the output produced by the team
Responsibility for management of engagement financials
Helping to grow and develop our team through hands on training and coaching
- Job Requirements and Preferences : Basic Qualifications : Minimum Degree Required :Bachelor Degree Minimum Years of Experience :10 year(s) Required Knowledge and Skills :Cybersecurity, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Engineering, Computer Application, Business, or relevant field Preferred Qualifications : Degree Preferred :Bachelor Degree Preferred Fields of Study :Computer and Information Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Systems Analysis, Information CyberSecurity, Information CyberSecurity & Accounting Preferred Knowledge/Skills :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 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. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.
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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.