PwC Technology Security Consulting - Summer/Fall 2015

Company: PricewaterhouseCoopers


General Information
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Location: Nationwide
  • Educational Requirements: Bachelors Degree
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In today's vibrant and ever-changing technology environment, companies need to look at re-framing their approach towards technology to achieve fluency, flexibility, and tight alignment to grow their business and become an agile competitor in the marketplace.  

PwC's Technology Consultants are a team of business integrators with extensive consulting and industry experience who help our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy through execution. A PwC consulting career may provide the opportunity to grow and contribute in one or more of our key technology competencies that we apply to our clients' business issues every day, including: IT strategy; enterprise architecture; enterprise applications like SAP and Oracle; applications integration; information management; IT infrastructure; large scale program and portfolio management; IT security, privacy and risk (including cybercrime); and emerging technologies like cloud, mobility, social networking, and other progressive areas that bring competitive advantage to our clients.  

The IT Security, Privacy & Risk team helps PwC clients in a collection of security spectrum capabilities, including security strategy and governance, IT risk, security technologies, and cybercrime and breach response.

Minimum Years of Experience: 0  

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance, Financial Engineering, Economics, Engineering, Computer Science, Management Information Systems or Liberal Arts  

Degree(s) Preferred: Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or Management Information Systems  

Job Duties:  
Technology Consulting Associates in the Advisory Practice will play an integral role by supporting consulting solutions to PwC clients. The selected individual(s) for the role must be able to demonstrate some proven knowledge and skills within the following areas:  

-An interest in all aspects of Technology Consulting, as well as a desire to pursue a career in consulting.  

-Abilities as team member; building solid relationships; communicating in an organized and knowledgeable manner; delivering clear requests for information; demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks; understanding personal and team roles; contributing to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members; proactively seeking guidance, clarification and feedback; and communicating potential conflicts to a supervisor.  

-Research and analysis of technical matters, while utilizing problem-solving skills. This includes the analysis of large and complex data sets, demonstrating an aptitude for conducting quantitative and qualitative analyses, using the standard suite of Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) to execute related deliverables.  

-Utilization of effective written and verbal business communication skills when interacting with team members and/or clients in a professional setting.  

Job Requirements:  
A basic understanding through coursework, experience and/or internships of Technology consulting and one or more of the following is preferred: Programming in SQL, Access, Oracle, Pearl, Java, C, C++, .NET and HTML or XML; Windows 2002/2003, and/or Unix; Firewall, Networking, TCP/IP and Operating Systems; Application development and design, portals, and/or packaged Web applications.  
Demonstrates flexibility and desire to travel, as client assignments require.  
Professionals in PwC's Public Sector practice are subject to a government security investigation and may need to meet related eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Travel Requirements: 81-100%

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