Senior Consultant – Cybersecurity

at Sia Partners
Published September 12, 2023
Location New York, NY
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Company Description

Sia Partners is a next-generation consulting firm dedicated to creating state-of-the-art narratives for transformation and innovation and deploying them at scale. Our goal is to deliver superior value and tangible results to our clients as they navigate the digital revolution and achieve transformations which generate a positive impact. Our global footprint and expertise in more than 40 sectors and services allow us to enhance our clients' businesses worldwide. We guide their projects and initiatives in strategy, business transformation, IT & digital strategy, and Data Science.

Why Join The Sia Village?

Excellence / Entrepreneurship / Innovation / Teamwork / Care & Support / Employee Wellbeing

These are the six core values that guide all our actions. As an expression of our values, our Sia Village concept describes our commitment to fostering a sense of community within and among our offices. We believe that knowledge sharing is the key, not only to innovation, but to the growth and development of our people.

Your experience at Sia Partners will be enriched by a(n):

  • Entrepreneurial journey
  • Career advocacy program that supports achieving professional development goals through guidance, and real-time feedback
  • Continuous learning & development opportunities
  • Diversity, equity, and inclusion programs with an ever-growing list of global affinity initiatives
  • Annual seminar, an in-person value-add experience, that allows you to network with colleagues throughout North America

Job Description

You will join Sia Partners' Cybersecurity, Data Protection and Resilience Global Business Line. In accordance with your skills and expertise, you will work - in Consulting, Implementation and Audit - on one or more of our following offers: Strategy, Risk, Compliance, Operations, Data Protection, Offensive Security, Resilience and Training.


Key Responsibilities

As part of your operational work, and your contributions to the internal development of the firm, you will be able to:

  • Manage end-to-end projects, or be responsible for sub-projects of a complex and/or international project, on which you will ensure relevant, proactive and regular reporting to the Manager and Client to ensure that our commitments are met.
  • Become a Cybersecurity trainer within the Sia Cyber Institute, where you will be involved in the preparation and delivery of certified training sessions as an accredited trainer, as well as in the delivery of customized awareness and coaching sessions.
  • Take part in the business development through the design and development of commercial proposals, as well as by identifying new opportunities and clients.
  • Manage the client relationship on your missions and build a solid relationship with your contacts on the client side, at middle management level, who recognize you as an expert for your assigned tasks.
  • You will be responsible for the management of consultants in the context of missions or internal projects, where you will act as a reference and relay for the Manager/Senior Manager regarding the follow-up of projects, the validation of deliverables, the evaluation of achievements, and above all you will ensure the development of their soft and hard skills.

In addition, as part of your participation in the internal development of the firm, you will contribute to:

  • Innovation within our Sia CyberLab, where you will work on the development of new offers and SaaS solutions around advanced technologies and capitalizing on our unique know-how in AI. You will also carry out benchmarks and PoC of Cyber solutions on the market, while participating in the active monitoring of Cyber news.
  • The firm's eminence, around our Cybersecurity expertise, by actively contributing to the publication plan (articles, white papers, studies, webinars, etc.), and represent the firm at various professional clubs, trade shows and events.


Operational Skills

Graduated with a Cybersecurity degree or a related field from an accredited college/university, you have at least 3 years of experience with a consulting firm or a Cybersecurity solutions/services provider/integrator.

  • You master some Cybersecurity standards, norms and/or reference systems of the market, notably ISO 270xx, SANS, NIST, etc.
  • You have actively participated in successful projects/missions where you have developed a solid knowledge of at least two of our 8 offerings listed above;
  • You have a general knowledge of IP networks, operating systems (Unix/Linux, Windows and/or MacOs), Cloud (AWS, Azure and/or GCP), applications (Web Server, DB, Middleware, etc.) as well as cryptography; knowledge in Blockchain would be a real plus;
  • You are familiar with the major market solutions and technologies of: Endpoint Security, VPN, VSX, Proxy/Reverse Proxy, EDR, IAM, MDM, DLP, CASB, Office 365 Security, etc.;
  • You have at least* two internationally recognized certifications: CISSP, OSCE, OSEE, OSCP, OSWE, CCSP, SSCP, CSSLP, HCISPP, CISM, C-CISO, CISA, SANS SECXXX, CEH, LTP, GCIH, GCFA, GPEN, GXPN, GWAPT, GCFE, GCIA, ISO 27001 LI/LA, ISO 27005 RM, ISO 22301 LI/LA, AWS Certified Security, M-AZ 500.

*An exception will be made for high potential profiles who do not have these certifications. They will join our internal Cyber Training program within the Sia Cyber Institute for the preparation of Cybersecurity certifications.

Attributes for Success

  • You actively participated in successful projects where you have developed expertise around the missions listed in the job description
  • You have an excellent culture in Cybersecurity and dispose of a strong appetite for solving complex technical problems
  • You are a supportive team player who actively develops relationships and is eager to share knowledge with colleagues and our clients
  • You are intellectually curious and have the entrepreneurial spirit to invest in the development of innovative offers and solutions
  • You wish to join a stimulating and fulfilling professional environment, where you will share the values of expertise, innovation, customer satisfaction and a results-oriented culture
  • You wish to evolve quickly and take responsibilities on high stakes subjects within a young, dynamic and supportive team
  • You have a strong drive and commitment to deliver high quality work while ensuring that client expectations and deadlines are met.

Additional Information

Compensation & Benefits

  • 116-119K + Annual Discretionary Bonus
  • Healthcare coverage that includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance policies
  • Generous time off
  • Parental leave paid at 100% of base pay for all new parents regardless of gender
  • Future Moms Program
  • 9 Company Holidays + 1 Floating Holiday
  • 401(k) matching
  • College save-up plan & college loan repayment plan
  • Monthly cell phone stipend
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Gym Reimbursement through firm medical plan

Our Commitment To Diversity

Diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging (DEIB) are part of Sia Partners' DNA. Thanks to our expertise in several sectors and our international growth, our teams include a variety of experiences and cultures. We're confident that promoting DEIB creates an environment in which everyone can reach their full potential.

Our global network, DEIB@Sia Partners, brings together our people worldwide to facilitate local and global progress, focused on the following areas:

  • Gender equality (global Gender Equality Index score of 91/100 for FY19-20)
  • LGBTQ+
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Working Parents
  • Disabilities

Sia Partners is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment, including hiring, promotion, remuneration, or discipline, are based solely on performance, competence, conduct, or business needs.

Covid-19 Update

Please note that, to the extent permitted by state and local law, Sia Partners requires all employees in this position to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. "Fully vaccinated" means that the individual can provide acceptable proof that the individual has received, at least fourteen (14) days prior to the individual's start date, either both doses of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccine plus all boosters recommended for you, or one dose of a single-dose COVID-19 vaccine plus all boosters recommended for you. Vaccines must be authorized and/or approved by the FDA. The Company will engage in an interactive process to determine if an exemption to this requirement as a reasonable accommodation is appropriate.

Hybrid Workplace Guidelines

Sia Partners maintains its hybrid workplace arrangements and provides a flexible workplace environment that is driven by client and business/market needs. While our firm does support hybrid work, there are times that we may require our consultants to work onsite at one of our Sia offices or a client office full-time. Consultants are expected to have the ability to be flexible with work location depending upon business needs. When in-between client engagements, Consultants typically work onsite at a local Sia office 2+ times per week.

To learn more about our mission, values, and business sectors, please visit our website.

Sia Partners is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment, including hiring, promotion, remuneration, or discipline, are based solely on performance, competence, conduct, or business needs.