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PwC

Consulting, Cybersecurity & Privacy, SOC, Senior Associate

PwC
Location
Vaughan, ON
Details
Full Time
4 days ago

Line of Service

Advisory

Industry/Sector

Not Applicable

Specialism

Managed Services

Management Level

Senior Associate

Job Description & Summary

A career 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. We 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.

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 an authentic and inclusive leader, at all grades/levels and in all lines of service. 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.

CPA designation support eligibility
: This role doesn't support completion of the Canadian CPA designation.


As a Senior Associate, 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:

What You'll Create and Do


  • Primarily responsible for security monitoring, detection, response and client care
  • Ensure incident identification, assessment, reporting, communication, mitigation and monitoring
  • Ensure compliance to SLA, process adherence and process improvements to achieve operational objectives
  • Revise and develop processes to strengthen the current Security Operations Framework, Review policies and highlight the challenges in managing SLAs
  • Responsible for team & vendor management, overall use of resources and initiation of corrective action where required for Security Operations Center
  • Management, administration & maintenance of security devices 
  • Perform threat management, threat modeling, identify threat vectors and develop use cases for security monitoring
  • Responsible for integration of standard and non-standard logs in SIEM
  • Creation of reports, dashboards, metrics for SOC operations and presentation to Sr. Mgmt.
  • Coordination with stakeholders, build and maintain positive working relationships with them


  • What You'll Bring to This Role


  • An interest in upskilling for a digital world and technology trends, an openness to learning new tools and adapting how you work.
  • Proficient in Incident Management and Response
  • Experience in security device management and multiple SIEM platforms 
  • In-depth knowledge of security concepts such as cyber-attacks and techniques, threat vectors, risk management, incident management, etc.
  • Experience in MSSP environment
  • Knowledge of various operating system flavors including but not limited to Windows, Linux, Unix
  • Knowledge of applications, databases, middleware to address security threats 
  • Proficient in preparation of reports, dashboards and documentation
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Experience in performing vendor management
  • Ability to handle high pressure situations with key stakeholders
  • Good Analytical skills, Problem solving and Interpersonal skills
  • CISSP and GIAC certifications preferred


  • Why you'll love working for PwC: 


    At PwC, we support you through a range of financial and non-financial rewards and benefits. Discover a life that works for you with our diverse, inclusive and flexible culture. To learn how you can grow and shine in your career at PwC, please visit: https://www.pwc.com/ca/whypwc

    See how you can create your future at PwC: 


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    At PwC, we embrace new technology where you will learn to innovate and deliver differently. For Administrative, Specialist, Associate, Senior Associate and Manager roles you may have the opportunity to participate in an on-demand video interview. To learn more about our innovative cloud-based online application interview process click here:  https://www.pwc.com/ca/applytopwc

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    Travel Requirements

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    Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?

    No

    Government Clearance Required?

    No

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    PwC is committed to building a diverse workforce representative of the communities we serve. We encourage and are pleased to consider all qualified candidates, without regard to race, colour, citizenship, religion, sex, marital / family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, aboriginal status, age, disability or persons who may require an accommodation, to apply.
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