Cybersecurity and Privacy Deals Senior Associate

at PwC
Published November 30, 2022
Location San Francisco, CA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


**Specialty/Competency:** Cybersecurity & Privacy

**Industry/Sector:** Not Applicable

**Time Type:** Full time

**Travel Requirements:** Up to 20%

A career in our Cybersecurity, Privacy and Forensics will provide you the opportunity to solve our clients most critical business and data protection related challenges. You will be part of a growing team driving strategic programs, data analytics, innovation, deals, cyber resilency, response, and technical implementation activities. You will have access to not only the top Cybersecurity, Privacy and Forensics professionals at PwC, but at our clients and industry analysts across the globe.

Our Diligence, Integrations and Divestitures team is focused on working with clients throughout the Mergers and Acquisitions lifecycle will put you at the center of our clients' growth strategies, working at "deal speed." You will get the experience of working with an array of other PwC M&A specialists, our clients, their lawyers, bankers, and other professional advisors. You will help our clients understand the risks and business implications associated with a potential deal, or plan the integration or separation of a future deal. Ultimately, you will sharpen your technical skills and knowledge of cybersecurity, privacy, and forensics and at the same time learn to speak in the language of deals. You will learn how to provide the most value to our clients in M&A by explaining to them how cybersecurity, privacy, or forensics issues could affect their deal thesis and cause them to either adjust their price or long run return on investment assumptions.

To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be an authentic and inclusive leader, at all grades/levels and in all lines of service. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.

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. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

+ Use feedback and reflection to develop self awareness, personal strengths and address development areas.

+ Delegate to others to provide stretch opportunities and coach to help deliver results.

+ Develop new ideas and propose innovative solutions to problems.

+ Use a broad range of tools and techniques to extract insights from from current trends in business area.

+ Review your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and relevance.

+ Share relevant thought leadership.

+ Use straightforward communication, in a structured way, when influencing others.

+ Able to read situations and modify behavior to build quality, diverse relationships.

+ Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.

**Job Requirements and Preferences** :

**Basic Qualifications** :

**Minimum Degree Required** :

Bachelor Degree

**Minimum Years of Experience** :

3 year(s)

**Preferred Qualifications** :

**Preferred Fields of Study** :

Information CyberSecurity, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Engineering, Computer Applications

**Certification(s) Preferred** :


**Preferred Knowledge/Skills** :

Demonstrates some abilities and/or a proven record of success to:

+ Lead rapid assessments of Companies' cybersecurity and data privacy programs;

+ Develop cybersecurity and data privacy long term strategy and related cost models;

+ Communicate cybersecurity, technology, and privacy concepts to senior business leaders and executives; and,

+ Write concise cybersecurity and data privacy impacts, findings, and recommendations from a business lens.

Demonstrates thorough knowledge about:

+ Technology, cybersecurity, and data privacy risks associated with different M&A constructs such as carve outs, Transaction Services Agreements (TSAs), integrations, and separations; and,

+ Scoping, Budgeting, Coordinating engagements among multi-functional teams (e.g., finance, technology, HR).

Demonstrates technical proficiency in one or more cybersecurity or data privacy domains:

+ Vulnerability management;

+ Incident response;

+ Product security;

+ Identity and access management;

+ CCPA or GDPR control implementations;

+ Configuration management;

+ Implementation of controls across a complete security framework;

+ Network security architecture; and/or,

+ Leading multiple concurrent projects in a very fast-paced environment

At PwC, our work model includes three ways of working: virtual, in-person, and flex (a hybrid of in-person and virtual). Visit the following link to learn more:

PwC does not intend to hire experienced or entry level job seekers who will need, now or in the future, PwC sponsorship through the H-1B lottery, except as set forth within the following policy:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.

For positions based in San Francisco, consideration of qualified candidates with arrest and conviction records will be in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.