Consulting, Cybersecurity and Privacy, ArcSight SIEM, Senior Associate

PwC - Vaughan, ON (30+ days ago)

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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.

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What you'll create and do:
Work in a team delivering consulting services to high growth organizations with a diverse team of Associates, and create long term relationships at a senior client level
Demonstrate an advanced understanding of business processes, internal control risk management, IT controls and related standards, and facilitate use of technology-based tools or methodologies to review, design and/or implement products and services
Achieve expertise in a specialization and a strong reputation as a business advisor
Actively mentor and coach team members to their highest potential, create a learning environment through leadership & work closely with your team to exceed our client's expectations while identifying and mitigating business risks associated with projects
Cyber threat intelligence advisory and research
Contribute to the Security Service Defining their key risk indicator (metrics), key security performance indicators, and compliance metrics, while assisting with service catalogue management
SOC management and professional development of SOC personnel; Ensures that all SOC personnel issues are being addressed and makes senior management aware of any issues or problems; Ensures the various analysts are receiving development guidance in accordance with the practices and standards of the SOC
Performs overall SOC Business and Portfolio Management, accountable for SOC Continuity and Disaster Recovery and for SOC Quality Assurance and Performance Reporting
Manages the analyst’s daily tasking & scheduling, interfaces with outside teams, and tracks tactical issues in execution of SOC responsibilities
In charge of Security Information and Event Management Implementation: SIEM solution design, Implementation, Device integration, Content development, Project Management
SOC strategy and implementation: SOC strategy development, SOC people and process implementation, Developing SOC organizational interface processes and procedures, Ensuring SOC alignment with client’s IT service management, Assist the client with SOC strategic planning and process enhancements and Project Management
Contribute to the client’s SOC Service Process Improvement by: Developing performance metrics analysis and balanced scorecards, and Incident Response and Intelligence: Threat Intelligence collection and processing, CTI program development, Log collection, incident and threat detection, Defensive measure implementation, Threat and risk management, Reporting, and Project Management

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.
6+ years in Information Technology, and 4+ years in Information Security
Good understanding of System Development Lifecycle
Good working knowledge and experience with ArcSight SIEM
Good working knowledge of: Server platforms (UNIX, Windows etc), Network, Security, Vulnerability Assessment, Regular Expression and PERL
Direct prior experience with either ArcSight, Q1 Labs, Nitro or RSA, and prior experience as a SOC Analyst
Good working knowledge of Linux system configuration, and knowledge of networking and security (TCP, SSL, authentication, Linux PAM, OpenSSL, Apache, RPM)
Industry certifications (CISSP/GIAC suite/EC-Council) are a strong asset
Experience with Java programming, building and maintaining Linux or BSD software package repositories such as deb/apt or RPM/yum preferred
Prior experience with managing Security Operations Center and Network architecture
Development experience on Unix Operating systems
Experience with SQL programming and development experience in Databases such DB2, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, Knowledge of SOAP and GWT.
Working knowledge of complete Systems Development Life Cycles with hands on experience using a variety of development methodologies including agile (scrum a plus)
Experience and/or knowledge of security and privacy enhancing technologies such as identity management, application security and network security technologies, and proven ability to deliver the full cycle of project management accountabilities

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