Advisory Senior Consultant

Deloitte & Touche LLP seeks a Advisory Senior Consultant in San Diego, CA.

Work You'll Do

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 (or higher) degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics, Decision Sciences, Risk Management, Accounting, Business Administration, or related field (willing to accept foreign education equivalent).
  • Two years of cyber risk and regulatory compliance experience.
  • Experience must include two years of:
  • Working with Security Event Management (SEM) technologies and processes, including rule sets, standard configurations and security operations including IBM QRadar;
  • Performing penetration testing and application security engagements including vulnerability testing using Nessus Vulnerability Scanner, HPE Fortify Source Code Analyzer, and Titania Nipper Studio;
  • Implementing security technologies including IBM Guardiam, Tripwire and integration of technology into SIEM environments; and
  • Accessing of cloud implementation and configuration of cloud service including security controls for Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS).
  • Experience must include one year of:
  • Performing social engineering engagements including email based and phone based machine assessments;
  • Working with Anti-virus software, including monitoring and investigating alerts in McAfee and Trend Micro;
  • Performing reviews of firewall rule changes;
  • Working with MS SharePoint to design forms for various security related requests; and
  • Implementing data security controls, including data loss prevention using RSA DLP and encryption using PGP Encryption of confidential data, compliant to Payment Card Industry Data security standards (PCI DSS).
  • Position requires approximately 80% travel.


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