Pricewaterhousecoopers Singapore

Technology - Risk Assurance (Cybersecurity & Data Privacy) Associate - 2021 Intake

Singapore, Singapore
Competitive salary
20 Oct 2020
22 Oct 2020
Approved employers
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Job role
Line of Service

TMT X-Sector

Cybersecurity & Privacy

Management Level

Job Description & Summary
Our Risk Assurance team helps clients to analyse, assess and address a wide range of risks by providing insights and assurance which is invaluable in today's high-risk business environment.

We work with our clients to build trust across their digital/technology-enabled businesses and address areas such as the loss or misuse of important data, failure to react to changes in the market, implementing and reviewing systems or business processes and ensuring third-party providers are working as expected in managing and controlling their existing and future financial regulatory risk.

In the Cybersecurity & Data Privacy team, we help clients to achieve their business objectives by providing various services such as cybersecurity risk assessment, IT security testing / penetration testing, technology regulatory compliance review, etc.

Apply for our Cybersecurity & Data Privacy team where you will undergo a 9-months training programme with PwC to acquire skillset in cyber security and having mentors to advise and support in the development of your career, training pathway and everyday working practices.

We are looking for Associates to fill our 2021 intake.

As an Associate, you'll be exposed to a diverse scope of work, namely:-
  • Cybersecurity assessment - Assess clients' security posture through the performance of host configuration review against industry benchmarks, vulnerability assessment, penetration testing, architecture review and cybersecurity risk assessment.
  • Technology regulatory compliance review - Assess clients' compliance against the technology regulations such as Singapore Cybersecurity Act and related Cybersecurity Codes of Practice, MAS Technology Risk Management Guidelines, MAS Cyber Hygiene, and more.
  • Data privacy / protection - Advise clients on data privacy / protection measures impact through the study of their business and data processes based on data privacy regulations (e.g. Singapore Personal Data Protection Act, General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)) and best practices.

Required Skills
  • Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics degree, or other degree with specialisation in IT will be considered
  • Possess interest in cybersecurity and data protection
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Strong verbal communication and interpersonal skills

PwC Singapore is also a proud training partner of the Company-Led Training Programme (CLT) - an initiative established by the Infocommunications Media Development Authority of Singapore (IMDA). The CLT programme objective is to allow ICT graduates to deepen their ICT skills and acquire specialist-level competencies through on-the job training with CLT training partners. Suitable candidates might be put on this programme.

Application Deadline: 16 October 2020

Next Step:

You will receive an email from us to complete pymetrics within 3 working days of your application submission. Pymetrics is a series of engaging online games that will assess cognitive, behavioural and emotional traits. This allows us to learn more about you and gives us insights into where you will thrive

the most in our business.

  • Please note we accept only one application per candidate. You may indicate your second preference in the same application. We recommend that you apply to your preferred position that closely aligns with your skills, passions and interests
  • You can indicate another role in the same application form. Duplicate entries will slow down your application with us
  • Kindly upload both your resume and degree audit or transcript in PDF format.

Kindly note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Job Posting End Date
December 31, 2020

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