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Consulting, Cybersecurity & Privacy, Cyber Pentesting, Senior Associate

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
5 days ago
Line of Service



Not Applicable


Cybersecurity & Privacy

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.

What you'll create and do

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. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Executing, supporting and Leading vulnerability management and penetration testing projects (Infrastructure, web and mobile applications, and web services) for more than 4 years
• Hands on experience performing manual application penetration testing
• Experience with both network and application (Static + dynamic) scanners along with other exploitation scripts and tools that may be required to perform penetration testing
• Well versed in cyber risk strategies and cyber security frameworks, such as CIS, NIST, ISF etc
• Developing and delivering comprehensive vulnerability reports to provide detailed insights of the current state of an organizations cyber risks
• Performing cyber threat modelling to ensure cyber assets are adequately protected with proper cybersecurity measures and controls
• Developing KRIs and identifying how to measure and report on KRIs.
• Collaborating with key client business stakeholders to facilitate cyber risk assessments and informed decision-making

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
• A demonstrated commitment to valuing differences, developing and coaching diverse teams, and ensuring diverse perspectives are heard
• Demonstrable ability in the following areas is required for this position:
• Familiarity with key Pentesting tools, exploits, scripts, frameworks, and standards to have a technical discussion with clients administrators and developers
• Technical designations such as OSCP, GPEN, GWAPT preferred.
• A firm understanding of cyber security frameworks such as those published by leading organizations (e.g. NIST, SANS, ISO etc.)
• Ability to translate framework to practical advice to clients
• Good mix of business and technical capabilities, and the ability to communicate on current cyber risk issues to senior executives within the context of their business
• Leadership qualities when working in a team and the ability to be recognized as the subject matter expert on cyber risk when our client requires
• Ability to identify cyber risk management opportunities with clients and propose solutions that meet the client's needs
• Clear and articulate written and verbal communication skills
• Presentation and report writing skills
• Ability to develop and manage mid-level relationships
• Good facilitation and delivery skills
• The ability to work on a number of projects, meet deadlines and manage stakeholder expectations

Why you'll love working for PwC

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