EY Senior Associate Cyber Security Jobs in South Africa

EY Senior Associate Cyber Security Jobs in South Africa


The opportunity

  • EY’s South Africa Cyber Practice is growing fast. For you, that means great opportunities to work on a range of projects covering the breadth of the Cyber topic, including: Cyber Threat Management, Cyber Programme Management, Cyber Transformation, Identity & Access Management, Data Protection, Privacy and Operational Resilience.

  • You will join a fast-growing EMEIA Cyber team of over 1,000 Cyber professionals, aligned to the Cyber team dedicated to providing Cyber consulting services to leading organisations.

    The role

  • Cyber Security professionals draw upon their knowledge and experience to manage client engagement teams, act as an advisor to a variety of clients and contribute to business development activities on strategic and global priority accounts.

  • Drawing on their industry knowledge and experience, professionals provide innovative commercial insights for clients, adapt methods and practices to fit operational team and cultural needs and contribute to thought leadership. Professionals also actively improve operational efficiency on projects and internal initiatives, in line with EY’s commitment to quality.

  • Your role will require you to manage teams or parts of teams on engagements of different sizes and will be under the guidance of higher levels. They will look to you to anticipate and identify risks, and raise any issues with them as appropriate. As an influential member of the team, you will help to create a positive learning culture and will coach and counsel junior team members to assist in their professional development. You will lead by example and act as a role model for our people in the way that you live our values.

    Client responsibilities

  • Manage and deliver Cyber Security engagements.

  • Assist in managing financial aspects of engagements by organising staffing, tracking fees and communicating issues to engagement partners.

  • Participate in business development initiatives.

  • Build strong internal relationships within Advisory and across
    other services.

    People responsibilities

  • Develop people through effectively supervising, coaching, and mentoring consultants.

  • Conduct performance reviews and contribute to performance feedback for consultants.

  • Contribute to people initiatives including recruiting, retaining and training Cyber professionals.

    To qualify for the role you must have

  • You will be able to demonstrate project experience and client knowledge gained from professional practise across a number of the following areas of Information Security:

  • Cyber Security/ Cyber Crime assessments, implementation or cyber frameworks (e.g. NIST) – including any past experience with security operations and knowledge of SIEM solutions.

  • Security strategy and transformation / business change / programme management / target operating modelling.

  • Cyber security architecture design and implementation, including Cloud.

  • Identity & Access Management experience, from strategy definition through to implementation of solutions (e.g. Sailpoint).

  • Data Loss Protection and Data protection experience.

  • Security assessments related to threat, vulnerability and penetration testing (e.g. MITRE, CBEST, Tiber).

  • Financial Services regulatory experience (e.g. PRA, FCA, ECB, MAS).

    Ideally you’ll also have

  • Experience in Financial Services, Cyber Security Consulting.

  • Strong academic record including a relevant undergraduate (Bachelors) degree.

  • Awareness of National and International security standards.

  • Project management experience - Prince2 / PMI / MSP.

  • Management experience.

  • Security certifications such as CISSP, CISA or CISM.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; EY Senior Associate Cyber Security Jobs in South Africa


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