Advisory Senior Consultant

Deloitte & Touche LLP seeks a Advisory Senior Consultant in McLean, VA.

Work You'll Do

Advisory Senior Consultant in Cyber Risk to identify and evaluate complex business and technology risks, internal controls that mitigate risks, and related opportunities for internal control improvement. Assist in the selection and tailoring of approaches, methods, and tools to support service offerings or industry projects. Use technology-based tools or methodologies to review, design, and/or implement products and services. Construct and assess high-level and detailed security programs translating business needs and regulatory requirements into cost effective and risk appropriate controls. Identify opportunities to improve engagement profitability. Understand clients' business environment and basic risk management approaches. Develop information security strategies and plans based upon generally accepted security standards. Utilize knowledge of business processes, internal control risk management, IT controls, business and information technology management processes, and market trends on client engagements. Generate innovative ideas and participate in decision making with engagement management. Build and nurture strong client relationships.



  • Bachelor's degree (or higher) in Computer Science, Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Math, Decision Sciences, Risk Management or related field (willing to accept foreign education equivalent).
  • Two years of cyber risk and regulatory compliance experience.
  • Experience must include two years of:
  • Implementing ISO 27001 standards and processes, including cyber risk frameworks;
  • Conducting cyber risk assessments, including creating project plans, assessment questionnaires and reports, leading client interviews and reviewing all cyber risk documentation;
  • Identifying risk and controls gaps and providing sustainable solutions for executing risk mitigation projects;
  • Assisting clients with compliance with ISO 9001: 2008 standards;
  • Leveraging Excel VLookup and pivot tables to track projects;
  • Working with operating systems, including Windows;
  • Developing information security architecture, roadmaps, strategies, business cases and remediation plans;
  • Establishing IT risk governance models by applying industry standards and regulatory requirements around IT, including ISO 27001, ITIL, COBIT, NIST, FFIEC, and FISMA; and
  • Drafting IT risk governance audit planning documents, audit procedures, and final reports.
  • Position requires approximately 80% travel.


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