Cyber Crime and Breach Response Director

Job location: New York, NY
Category: Advisory jobs

Line of Service: Advisory
Industry: Forensic Services
State & City: NY-New York
Travel Requirements: 61-80%
Position Type: Full Time
Auto req ID: 39454BR-0

PwC/LoS Overview:
Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading firm that services clients that include the Fortune 500, and will give you the experience and exposure you need to build your career and personal brand? If you are, then PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP ( is the firm for you. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC US) helps clients meet the challenges and opportunities of the US marketplace in the areas of assurance, tax, and advisory. We offer the advantage of being part of a global network of firms combined with detailed knowledge of local, state and US national issues. More than 169,000 people in over 158 countries across the PwC network are committed to deliver quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. People across the PwC network share knowledge, experience and solutions to develop fresh perspectives and deliver practical advice.

At PwC US, you will be part of a learning culture, where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is respected and valued. We offer a flexible career progression model that allows for a variety of challenging opportunities throughout your career. We provide unparalleled coaching, mentoring, and career development programs; global opportunities; and state of the art technology-driven methodologies to help you provide quality service to our clients.

From strategy through execution, PwC Advisory helps clients build their next competitive advantage. As the world's second largest global consulting provider, we combine the breadth of knowledge of over 35,000 global professionals with deep industry knowledge to deliver custom solutions for our clients. A long history of working with many of the world's largest and most complex companies means we really understand the unique business challenges our clients face better than most consultancies.

Job Description:
Businesses today are confronted daily by corruption, fraud and other unplanned events. Our growing Advisory Forensics Services practice protects opportunities for clients by working with them to strategically prepare for and manage the changeable complexities of the evolving threat landscape and by providing unparalleled resources and insights to investigate fraud, assist in risk management and mitigation, and identify and analyze vulnerabilities - whether in one country or worldwide. With a strong Forensics presence in more than 40 countries, our strategic threat management approach enables us to work with international clients to anticipate, manage, and respond to threats, while also helping clients become "threat-smart." Our Forensics professionals possess core forensics capabilities as well as forensic technology expertise and offer clients a unilateral advantage in investigating problems that extend across borders or that afflict multinational organizations.

Our Forensics Technology Solutions consultants help clients protect business opportunities in today's evolving threat landscape. We apply advanced, strategic approaches to assist our clients with complex information management challenges as well as combine data analysis techniques, sophisticated technology tools, and information management principles to help our clients make well-informed decisions. By strategically helping clients prepare for and manage threats, our global team helps clients take advantage of opportunities, develop stronger early warning systems, and become "threat-smart."

PwC's Cybercrime group within the Forensic Services Practice investigates network/computer intrusions and data theft committed by insiders, corrupt competitors, criminal enterprises, and foreign governments. This mission involves the forensic collection and analysis of digital evidence, computer forensics, live memory forensics, network forensics, malware forensics, providing leadership and advice to client stakeholders, reporting artifacts verbally and in written reports, collaborating with law enforcement and regulators, and developing containment strategies. Further, the cybercrime group conducts proactive cyber risk assessments to identify previously undetected vulnerabilities and/or actual intrusions.

Position/Program Requirements:
Basic Qualifications
Demonstrates expert-level knowledge and an extensive ability in the following areas:

-Leading client teams as well as writing client proposals, engagement deliverables and engagement status reports.

-Leading client service delivery opportunities and related pursuit activities; developing subordinates through coaching, mentoring, and providing feedback; and, responding to network and computer intrusions.

-Demonstrating a proven record of success with the following areas in order to 1) investigate and respond to network and/or computer intrusions and data theft: information security, computer forensics, data analysis, and system administration of Microsoft Windows operating systems, Microsoft Exchange server, and Anti-Virus software; and, 2) conduct analysis for evidence of network penetrations and data theft: Firewalls, Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems, Proxy Servers, and Log Aggregation Technology

-Using computer forensic and memory forensic tools, as well as 1) reviewing logs from any of the following technology: Microsoft Windows operating systems; Microsoft Exchange server; Anti-Virus software; Firewalls; Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems; and proxy servers; and, 2) delivering forensic technology solutions and/or responding to cyber security incidents that utilizes at least one of the following products and/or tools: EnCase, F-Response, FTK, Helix, HBGary Responder, and Paraben.

Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates expert-level knowledge and/or proven success in a role that leveraged extensively HBGary Responder, Network Traffic Collection and Analysis, Sandboxing, Malware Analysis, Memory Analysis, and Computer Programming to learn how cyber attacks are being performed.

Completed studies of concentration in Computer Science, Information Technology or related concentration preferred.

Obtained certifications in one or more of the following preferred: EnCase Certified Examiner (EnCE), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Global Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MSCE) and/or Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

Skills Preferred:
Demonstrates expert-level abilities with and/or proven success in a role with a proven extensive track record of success with the following:
-leading and managing business development opportunities and/or engagements from pre-sale and initial scoping through final delivery and signoff.
-utilizing creative problem-solving abilities and a consistent consultancy mindset while working on, as well researching problems and/or issues and developing and/or offering effective solutions for, clients' initiatives and needs related to Forensic technology-related services and cybercrime.
-understanding of identifying and addressing client needs: build solid relationships with clients; develop an awareness of Firm services; approach client in an organized and knowledgeable manner; deliver clear requests for information; demonstrate flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks;
-maintaining relationships with key executives, companies, and a network of professional organizations or affiliations within the forensic technology industry;
-creating thought leadership and serving as a leader, including the following: supervising teams to create an atmosphere of trust; seeking diverse views to encourage improvement and innovation; participating in various staff recruitment and retention activities; and coaching staff including written and verbal feedback.

-developing strategy; as well as writing, communicating, facilitating, and presenting cogently; to and/or for all levels of industry audiences, clients and internal staff and management, which includes speaking at conferences, seminars, or webinars on cybercrime-oriented topics.

Min Year Exp: 10

Min Degree(s) and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree

Job ID: 39454BR-0