KPMG Director, Cyber Security - Cyber Defense in Los Angeles, California

Director, Cyber Security - Cyber Defense

Chicago, Illinois

Requisition #: 40513

Practice Area: Advisory

Location: Irvine, CA; Los Angeles, CA; San Francisco, CA; Santa Clara, CA; Denver, CO; Atlanta, GA; Chicago, IL; Boston, MA; Short Hills, NJ; New York, NY; Philadelphia, PA; Dallas, TX; Houston, TX; Seattle, WA

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KPMG is currently seeking a Director in Technology Risk - Cyber Security for ourpractice.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee planning, design, implementation, testing and operation of cyber security processes and systems

  • Provide guidance regarding security profiles to assess how application security is being used as a part of the overall business process control environment

  • Provide direction of business process design as it relates to identities and access privileges such as architecture, delegated administration models, workflow models, and access control models

  • Administer security configuration and testing of networking and operating systems, such as TCP/IP, WAN/LAN routing, VLAN architecture, and a wide array of large-scale environments, including various major web application servers

  • Present firm-based approaches and messaging at internal training classes, external events, and client meetings

  • Work with vendors to discover and secure partnering opportunities

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of eight years of experience in Information Security or in a technology related field

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university or equivalent experience

  • Functional certification such as MCSE, CCNA, CNE, CCIE, Archer, and/or ArcSight is preferred

  • CISSP, CEH, CPT, CISM, CISA, CIPP, GIAC, GSEC, and/or GCFW certifications is preferred

  • Exceptional interpersonal, team building, mentoring, and leadership skills with a demonstrated ability to gain the confidence and respect of senior level executives

  • Travel may be up to 80-100%, work in a fast paced, results driven environment, grasp new technology, and contribute at a rapid pace

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. KPMG complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Thecontains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.

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Health

KPMG offers a range of medical insurance options to meet your needs as well as prescription drug coverage, health care flexible spending accounts, and dependent day care flexible spending accounts.

Personal Time Off (PTO)

Up to 30 PTO Days per year (depending on job classification/level/years of service).

Financial

  • 401(k) and Pension Plans

  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Health Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Mortgage Assistance Program

  • HomeBenefits@Work Program

  • Hyatt Legal Plan

  • Benefits vary by employment status.