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Public Sector - Information Systems Security Officer - Sr. Associate

PwC
McLean, VA 22108
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PwC/LOS Overview
PwC is a network of firms committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services.

We help resolve complex issues for our clients and identify opportunities. Learn more about us at www.pwc.com/us.

At PwC, we develop leaders at all levels. The distinctive leadership framework we call the PwC Professional (http://pwc.to/pwcpro) provides our people with a road map to grow their skills and build their careers. Our approach to ongoing development shapes employees into leaders, no matter the role or job title.

Are you ready to build a career in a rapidly changing world? Developing as a PwC Professional means that you will be ready
- to create and capture opportunities to advance your career and fulfill your potential. To learn more, visit us at www.pwc.com/careers.

It takes talented people to support the US firm of the largest professional services organization in the world. Not all of us work directly with external clients. Some of our best people choose to apply their talents inside PwC.

As part of Internal Firm Services, you're serving an organization on par with many of our external clients. Our Internal Firm Services team consists of first-rate marketers, human resource professionals, computer technologists, knowledge managers, accountants, financial planners, administrators and leaders. Internal Firm Services staff are the people who make it work for the people who make it work for our clients.

Job Description
PwC's US Finance organization is a strategic business advisor responsible for managing the firm's financial risk, including: financial planning and reporting, data analysis, and assisting leadership with strategic and tactical matters. Services include: budget management, cost benefit analysis, forecasting needs, data and analytics, shared services and financing. Finance works daily with US Leadership, engagement partners and managers on managing the profitability of engagements.

Finance has assisted other PwC Network firms regionalize their financial operations. Finance also analyzes potential acquisitions, assisting with the integration (including system needs) and educating partners/managers on how to navigate our various financial systems.

Security reviews and recommends security policies and programs designed to protect the firm's people and assets. This includes managing the firm's pre-employment and Partner screening programs and the travel security and emergency evacuation programs, as well as providing investigative support for the Firm's client acceptance and client continuance processes, the Office of General Counsel, the Ethics Committee, and local offices. Their Forensic Investigations Unit conducts financial investigations and pursues internal and external fraud investigations.

The PwC Federal Security Office (FSO) is responsible for managing risk and monitoring compliance of PwC US Firm's participation in the National Industrial Security Program (NISP) and the protection of sensitive government information.

Background investigations and paperwork required by the federal government are also coordinated by the Federal Security Office working closely with federal government security offices. The FSO

implements and manages security awareness and education programs for PwC engagements accessing government information. The Federal Security Office also has the responsibility for managing risk and monitoring compliance with government laws and regulations regarding the protection of classified information and CUI, including PwC-owned information systems that store, process, transmit, or otherwise have access to classified information or CUI.

Position/Program Requirements
Minimum Years of Experience: 3

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree or 5 years experience in Federal IT

Certification(s) Preferred: CISSP, CISM, CISA, or GIAC certifications

Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrated knowledge of:

System security, controls of information security management environment in one or more of the following information security domains:

Security Architecture Design, Identity & Access Management, Data Leakage Prevention, Security Function Design and Governance, Incident Management and Investigations, Security Infrastructure, Information Security Governance and Risk Management.

Federal or Departmental standards such as the National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM), Director of Central Intelligence Directives (DCIDS), ICDs, COMSEC (National Security Agency (NSA). Communications Security Guidelines),

DoD DIACAP/DITSCAP, HIPAA, Privacy Act, etc.
Knowledge of:
Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA), FEDRAMP, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800 Series and Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS), OMB Circular A-130 Appendix III, UNIX, Windows Servers, databases (Oracle, SQL, DB2), mainframe, firewalls, routers, wireless environments, mobile devices, and cloud computing.
Computer Forensics techniques .

Skills Preferred:

Proven ability to:
Plan, implement, upgrade, and monitor security measures for information systems containing sensitive or classified U.S. Government information.

Provide information security awareness training to all employees, contractors, alliances, and other third parties utilizing PwC's information systems.

Monitor compliance with engagement information security policies and procedures among employees, contractors, alliances, and other third parties
.

Provide assistance and guidance during security incidents, and coordinate appropriate responses to those incidents
.

Execute other assignments as directed by the Security Manager
.

Perform the following with regards to Information Security strategy, organization, policy and Governance:

information security, IT audits, risk and security assessments, network and application penetration testing, intrusion detection, and vulnerability/risk validation.

Develop an awareness of firm services
.

Build effective relationships with clients and identify and address client needs
.

Communicate effectively with various audiences and all levels of the organization both verbally and through written communications.

Be responsive, customer focused, and possess the qualities of diplomacy, tact, excellent judgment, discretion, and initiative.

Manage time, demonstrate flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks, Communicate potential conflicts to a supervisor.

Take independent action, analyze problems and provide focused solutions
.

Negotiate and mediate with Government officials, Partners, and or staff for the firm assigned engagements.

Leverage network and application security assessment tools and methodologies to manage and address security and control issues
.




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