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Cyber Risk Data Protection Senior Consultant

Atlanta, GA

Position Summary

Cyber Data Protection Senior Consultant

Are you interested in improving the cyber and organizational risk profiles of leading companies? If your response is yes, consider joining Deloitte & Touche LLP's growing Cyber Risk Data Privacy & Protection practice. Our data protection and privacy practitioners assist our clients with the design and implementation of holistic and targeted solutions needed to meet and exceed the requirements of leading practice, regulation, risk reduction and effective operations.

Work You'll Do

  • Serve as a subject matter expert and trusted advisor to our clients, assisting them to evaluate strategic and practical data protection requirements based on new and emerging data risks
  • Assist clients in designing, implementing and operating technology and process solutions to reduce data risks
  • Assist clients with developing requirements, evaluating vendor solutions, architecting, implementing and operating data protection solutions
  • Lead workstreams and assist in the development of junior staff
  • Foster an environment of inclusion and well-being
  • Stay up to date on industry trends around cyber risk and data protection practices

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  • 4+ years of professional experience within data protection and information security, which may include Data Discovery, Data Classification and Rights Management, Data Access Governance, Data Loss Prevention, Cloud Access Security Broker, Encryption, Certificate Lifecycle Management, Cloud Security, SaaS Security
  • 2+ years of professional experience developing data protection strategies, roadmaps and frameworks; experience may include designing, implementing and operating data protections services
  • Experience defining data protection use cases, documenting business requirements and evaluating technology solutions
  • Experience with data risk program design, including alignment to cybersecurity and compliance programs.
  • Experience working with data protection and information security policies, standards and procedures
  • Experience leading collaborative efforts across organizational silos, including multifunctional teams of IT professionals, legal/compliance teams, and business executives
  • Experience with cloud collaboration tools and security/compliance, particularly Microsoft 365
  • Familiarity with change management, deployment and operational processes in large IT organizations
  • Bachelor's degree in Cybersecurity, Information Security, Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology or related field
  • Ability to travel 25-50%, on average, based on the work you do and the clients and industries/sectors you serve


  • Professional certifications such as CISSP, CISM, or similar.
  • Significant industry work experience preferred
  • Experience with public cloud (Azure, AWS, GCP) security and modern data platforms (e.g., Snowflake, Data bricks, Starburst)
  • Experience or familiarity with emerging data protection technologies for user communications, e.g., Secure Access Service Edge, Data Security Posture Management, Data Security Platforms and Synthetic Data
  • Familiarity with networks, firewalls, IDS/IPS, and end point security
  • Familiarity with popular databases on both windows and UNIX platforms, including Oracle and MS SQL
  • Familiarity with common identity, authentication, and directory services, such as Active Directory and LDAP
  • Familiarity with sophisticated multinational companies and distributed business models

Information for applicants with a need for accommodation:

The wage range for this role takes into account the wide range of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions including but not limited to skill sets; experience and training; licensure and certifications; and other business and organizational needs. The disclosed range estimate has not been adjusted for the applicable geographic differential associated with the location at which the position may be filled. At Deloitte, it is not typical for an individual to be hired at or near the top of the range for their role and compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range is $102,529 to $197,863.

You may also be eligible to participate in a discretionary annual incentive program, subject to the rules governing the program, whereby an award, if any, depends on various factors, including, without limitation, individual and organizational performance.

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Requisition code: 183455

Client-provided location(s): Atlanta, GA, USA; Houston, TX, USA; Boston, MA, USA; Seattle, WA, USA; San Francisco, CA, USA; Philadelphia, PA, USA; New York, NY, USA; Washington, DC, USA; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Miami, FL, USA; Dallas, TX, USA; Denver, CO, USA; Chicago, IL, USA; Jersey City, NJ, USA; McLean, VA, USA; Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
Job ID: Deloitte-183455
Employment Type: Other