EY Cybersecurity - Senior Consultant - Privacy in Richmond, Virginia
Cybersecurity - Senior Consultant - Privacy
Requisition # UNI00H2W
Post Date Feb 03, 2021
With rapidly changing global privacy regulations, clients from all industries look to us for trusted solutions for increasingly complex risks. As a member of our Privacy team you’ll have the opportunity help clients gain insights into their privacy programs and capabilities to maintain compliance to global privacy regulations. You’ll have access to our robust, global solutions and methodologies to advise clients on managing their privacy programs to mitigate their business risks. You’ll belong to an international connected team of specialists helping our clients with their most complex cybersecurity and privacy needs and contributing toward their business resilience.
You’ll work alongside respected professionals, learning about and applying leading practices to manage privacy program capabilities, which includes the processes, people, and technologies. You’ll gain insights into the design and operations of privacy programs and strategies in a variety of industries and learn how to design measurable, sustainable programs to keep up with the ever changing regulatory landscape.
Your key responsibilities
You’ll work with a National practice to assess privacy programs and strategies using our proprietary framework, design solutions to remediate gaps or enhance maturity of specific privacy capabilities, improve measurements and monitoring, and develop sustainable processes to enable our clients to achieve business goals and mitigate their risks. You’ll gain experience applying risk management principles to a cybersecurity environment and leveraging cybersecurity frameworks / standards like ISO/IEC 27001:2013, NIST CSF, NIST 800-53, etc. as well as better understanding privacy regulations -General Data Protection Regulation (EU 2016/679).
Skills and attributes for success
Foster relationships with client personnel at appropriate levels. Consistently deliver quality client services.
Consistently deliver quality client services. Monitor progress, manage risk and ensure key stakeholders are kept informed about progress and expected outcomes.
To qualify for the role you must have
Bachelors degree in a related field and approximately 2-3 years of related work experience; or a graduate degree and approximately 2 years of related work experience
Approximately 1-2 years of working in a Privacy environment assessing client risk and compliance to Global privacy regulations.
Basic understanding of networking (TCP/IP, OSI model), operating system fundamentals (Windows, UNIX, mainframe), security technologies (firewalls, IDS/IPS, etc.) and application programming/scripting languages (C, Java, Perl, Shell).
Demonstrated experience or knowledge in the following areas:
Secure messaging/email encryption
Mobile device security
Disk, file, device, and database encryption
Data classification and privacy policies
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Logging, monitoring, and security event management
Secure information storage
Basic understanding of regulatory requirements and compliance issues affecting clients related to privacy and data protection, such as PCI DSS, GLBA, Basel II, EU Data Protection Directive, International Cross Border, and U.S. State Data Privacy Laws.
A willingness to travel to meet client needs; travel is estimated at 60-80%; a valid driver’s license in the US
Ideally, you’d also have
Strong presentation and communication skills
CISSP, CISM, CISA, CIPT, CIPM, CRISC or other relevant certification desired
What we look for
We’re interested in intellectually curious people with a genuine passion for cyber security. With your broad exposure across Privacy, we’ll turn to you to speak up with innovative new ideas that could make a lasting difference not only to us – but also to the industry as a whole.
What working at EY offers
We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, both pension and 401(k) plans, a minimum of 18 days of vacation plus twelve observed holidays and 10 personal care days, and a range of programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being. Plus, we offer:
A collaborative environment where everyone works together to create a better working world
Excellent training and development prospects, both through established programs and on-the job training
An excellent team of senior colleagues, dedicated to managing and varying your workload
As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.
Join us in building a better working world. Apply today.
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