KPMG Senior Associate, Cyber Security Services in Santa Clara, California
Business Title: Senior Associate, Cyber Security Services
Requisition Number: 66404
Area of Interest: Information Protection
City: Santa Clara
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KPMG is currently seeking a Senior Associate in IT Advisory (ITAS) -Cyber Security Services for our KPMG Risk Consulting practice.
Support Information Security projects involving strategy, implementation, technical delivery, software/hardware optimization related to IT operations, business processes, business resiliency, security, and data integrity
Assist with planning, designing, implementing, testing and operating cyber security processes and systems
Evaluate current threat landscape and mitigations
Facilitate business process design, as it relates to identities and access privileges, such as architecture, delegated administration models, workflow models, and access control models
Utilize Cyber technologies, such as RSA NetWitness, Damballa, FireEye, Mandiant MIR, HBGary Responder Pro, EnCase, MITRE CRITS, ThreatStream, ThreatConnect, home-grown intelligence or collection management systems
Assist with security configuration and testing of networking and operating systems, such as TCP/IP, WAN/LAN routing, VLAN architecture, and a wide array of large-scale environments, including various major web application servers
A minimum of three years of experience in Information Security or in a technology related field
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university in an appropriate field
Strong understanding of and ability to provide security configuration and testing of networking and operating systems including TCP/IP, WAN/LAN routing, VLAN architecture, and a wide array of large-scale environments including various major web application servers
Functional certification such as MCSE, CCNA, CNE, CCIE, Archer, and/or ArcSight is preferred
CISSP, CEH, CPT, CISM, CISA, CIPP, GIAC, GSEC, and/or GCFW certifications is preferred
Travel may be up to 80-100%, work in a fast paced, results driven environment, grasp new technology, and contribute at a rapid pace
KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex/gender, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, physical or mental handicap unrelated to ability, pregnancy, veteran status, unfavorable discharge from military service, genetic information, or other legally protected status. KPMG maintains a drug-free workplace. KPMG will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state or federal law (including San Francisco Ordinance number 131192). No phone calls or agencies please.