Core Security Senior Associate ITSP&R
PwC - Philadelphia, PA

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Line of Service: Advisory
Industry: Products & Services
State & City: PA-Philadelphia
Travel Requirements: 81-100%
Position Type: Full Time
Auto req ID: 37383BR-0

PwC/LoS Overview:
Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading company that services Fortune 500 companies, and will give you the experience and exposure you need to build your career? If you are, then PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (www.pwc.com/us) is the firm for you. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC US) is well placed to help clients meet the challenges and opportunities of the US marketplace in the areas of assurance, tax, and advisory. We offer the perspective of being part of a global network of firms combined with detailed knowledge of local, state and US national issues. More than 163,000 people in 151 countries across our network share knowledge, experience and solutions to develop fresh perspectives and deliver practical advice.

At PwC US, you will be part of a learning culture, where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is respected and valued. We offer a flexible career progression model that allows for a variety of challenging opportunities throughout your career. We provide unparalleled coaching, mentoring, and career development programs; global opportunities; and state of the art technology-driven methodologies to help you provide quality service to our clients.

At PwC, you will find Advisory professionals with unparalleled financial and accounting expertise, knowledge of business processes, industry insight and technology, and customer relationship skills. Our Advisory professionals help companies anticipate, create and manage change. In short, we help companies to : (1) respond to crises, (2) improve business processes, and (3) transform their business. Note that across all of these solutions, we embed sustainability into our approach. This also includes helping clients to sustain prior changes that may have been undertaken to address a crisis.

Members of our Advisory practice provide a valuable service to our clients and strive to differentiate PwC by executing the following:

* We put our clients first: Each client situation is unique, and we tailor our approach to every relationship and engagement;
* We view the world from a client's perspective: From the initial client meeting onward, we listen first, and then assemble a hand-picked team from across the firm;
* We create lasting value for our clients: We bring together the precision, structure, and deep analytical capabilities of audit and tax and the creative mindset and problem-solving skills of consulting; and
* We focus on action, impact, and value: We don't just assess and recommend; we also help our clients implement with agility and flexibility.

Job Description:
Across industries, our clients are focused on improving business performance, responding quickly and effectively to crisis situations, and extracting value from transactions. Our growing Products & Services Industries practice provides management, technology and risk consulting services to help a diverse set of clients around the world anticipate and address their most complex business challenges. Products & Services Industries includes multiple sectors: Automotive, Energy, Entertainment, Media & Communications, Industrial Products, Private Equity, Retail & Consumer, Technology, and Utilities.

PwC's IT Security, Privacy & Risk 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 PwC consulting career may provide the opportunity to grow and contribute in our IT Security, Privacy & Risk competency that we apply to our clients' business issues every day, including a collection of security spectrum capabilities, including security strategy and governance, IT risk, security technologies, and cybercrime and breach response.

Position/Program Requirements:
Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates proven considerable knowledge and success 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; 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 proven considerable 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;

The following obtained certifications are preferred: CISSP, CISM, or CISA

Skills Preferred:
Demonstrates proven thorough abilities and success 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 proven thorough abilities and success 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.

Demonstrates proven thorough abilities and success with leveraging creative thinking and problem solving skills, individual initiative, and utilizing MS Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint) and Lotus Notes, where necessary, in conjunction with the following:
-Communicating in an organized and knowledgeable manner in written and verbal formats, including delivering clear requests for information and communicating potential conflicts, assisting business development teams responsible for writing and presenting proposals to prospective clients
-Demonstrating aptitude for conducting quantitative and qualitative analyses of large and complex data.
-Leading a key workstream in an engagement(s), staying educated on current trends and assisting in the development of knowledge capital.
-Supporting practice management for a specific operation or process.
-Managing and/or contributing to project planning, engagement administration, budget management, and successful completion of engagement workstream(s).

Travel requirements: 100%

Minimum Years of Experience Necessary: 3

Minimum Degree(s) and Certification(s) Required: Bachelor degree

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