Public Sector - Cyber Risk Management - Associate
Location:
McLean, VA
Posted:
January 20, 2017
Position Type:
Full Time
Reference:
89024BR
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Job Description
In today's changing environment, the public sector is seeing an increase in physical and cyber threats, financial and performance reporting requirements, diversity in the workforce, and the impact of rapidly changing technologies. PricewaterhouseCoopers Public Sector LLP provides management consulting, technology consulting and risk consulting services to help federal and international government agencies anticipate and address these and other complex challenges.

PwC Public Sector LLP is one of four organizations to receive the 2014 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. The Baldrige Award is the nation’s highest Presidential honor for performance excellence, recognizing U.S. organizations for superior quality and world-class results across six categories defined by Baldrige including Leadership, Strategic Planning, Customer Focus, Measurement, Analysis and Knowledge Management, Workforce Focus, and Operations Focus. For more information on our journey to performance excellence, please visit www.pwc.com/baldrige or view our winner profile on the NIST website.



Professionals in PwC Public Sector LLP may be subject to a government security investigation and may need to meet related eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Our Cybersecurity and Privacy Consultants are a team of business integrators with extensive consulting and industry experience who help our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy through execution. A Cybersecurity and Privacy consulting career may provide the opportunity to grow and contribute to our clients' business issues every day, applying a collection of security spectrum capabilities, including security strategy and governance, IT risk, security technologies, and cybercrime and breach response.

Position/Program Requirements
Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 1


Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree


Knowledge Preferred:
Demonstrates some knowledge 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 ; -Incident Management ; -Security Infrastructure . Demonstrates some 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.


Skills Preferred:
Demonstrates some proven abilities 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 abilities 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.


This role supports client work contractually requiring US Citizenship and a Public Trust.
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