KPMG Manager, Information Security Analyst in McLean, Virginia

Business Title: Manager, Information Security Analyst

Requisition Number: 67956

Function: Business Support Services

Area of Interest: Information Protection

State: VA

City: McLean

Description:

The fastest growing Big Four professional services firm in the U.S., KPMG is known for being a great place to work and build a career. We provide audit, tax and advisory services for organizations in today's most important industries. Our growth is driven by delivering real results for our clients. It's also enabled by our culture, which encourages individual development, embraces an inclusive environment, rewards innovative excellence and supports our communities. With qualities like those, it's no wonder we're consistently ranked among the best companies to work for by Fortune Magazine, Consulting Magazine, Working Mother Magazine, Diversity Inc. and others. If you're as passionate about your future as we are, join our team.

KPMG is currently seeking a Manager, to join our Global Information Protection Organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide quality assurance (appraisal and approval) of security deliverables, to include revising and drafting test plans, security specification reviews and standards, and technical documentation

  • Conduct the review of applications from a security and privacy perspective; review and contribute to KPMG IT Standards used in the solution security review process and provide security recommendations and better practices regarding secure software development in waterfall, agile, and DevOps methods

  • Provide and document advice, risk assessment and recommendations regarding privacy and security controls for projects/solutions throughout an asset's lifecycle

  • Communicate regularly with Project Managers, project teams and representatives from various functional teams, including escalating any matters that require additional analysis

  • Provide input on the formulation of risk control standards that impact ITS Global projects and business sponsors; advice on and develop recommendation to improve ITS Global's software development program by integrating security processes, technologies/tools and methodologies to enable agile and DevOps delivery

Qualifications:

  • Minimum seven years of Information Technology and Information Technology security experience with a background in software security, software develop using Agile and DevOps methods and tools

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or Management, Computer Science(s), Information Technology/Security; Professional privacy or security qualifications such as CIPP and/or CISSP preferred

  • Experience in documenting processes and reviewing or drafting technical architecture and cloud security architecture material better practice; prefer prior Azure experience

  • A holistic understanding of attack vectors, current threats, and remediation strategies; Experience with computer forensics practices and procedures, basic investigations, and evidence handling is preferred

  • Hold a valid passport and able to travel to global locations periodically on business assignment

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.

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