In order to address the most critical needs of our clients, RSM US LLP has established the Security, Privacy and Risk group, comprised of more than 100 professionals dedicated exclusively to serving the cyber security needs of our clients. This group includes experienced consultants located throughout the country dedicated to helping clients with preventing, detecting, and responding to security threats that may affect their critical systems and data. We serve a diverse client base within a variety of industries, and we are relied upon to provide expertise within areas of security testing, architecture, governance, compliance, and digital forensics.
We are seeking individuals with a variety of skill sets such as performing vulnerability assessments, penetration testing, incident response, governance assessments (HIPAA, NIST, ISO, FISMA, etc.), Payment Card Industry (PCI) assessments, as well as experience in managing or deploying SIEM, DLP, and Identify Management solutions.
Responsibilities will be based on background but will typically include:
Perform vulnerability assessments and penetration testing to verify the strengths and weaknesses of a variety of operating systems, network devices, web applications, and security architectures utilizing commercial and open source security testing tools
Perform assessments against a variety of regulatory and industry standards such as PCI, FFIEC, ISO 2700X, NIST sp800 series, FISMA, FedRAMP, HIPAA/HITECH, and NERC/CIP
Assist clients in improving the capabilities and maturity of their monitoring program by identifying appropriate technologies, policies, organizational structures, and relations with third parties
Assist with the development and delivery of remediation recommendations for identified findings
Identify and clearly articulate (written and verbal) findings to senior management and clients
Help identify improvement opportunities for assigned clients
This position is for individuals with 2-6 years of experience within the cyber security space, with a preference for prior consulting or professional services backgrounds. Other candidates may be considered based on experience and skill sets
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field from an accredited college/university
Ability to travel as needed
Must possess a high degree of integrity and confidentiality, as well as the ability to adhere to both company policies and best practices
Strong verbal and written abilities
Strong multitasking and project management skills
Preferred qualifications that may vary by candidate:
Experience with testing and development frameworks such as the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP), Open Source Security Testing Methodology Manual (OSSTMM), the Penetration Testing Execution Standard (PTES), Information Systems Security Assessment Framework (ISSAF), and NIST SP800-115
Experience with discovering and demonstrating web application vulnerabilities such as Cross Site Scripting (XSS), Cross Site Request Forgery (CSRF), Injection Flaws, Remote file inclusion (RFI) and SQL Injection
Familiar with security testing techniques such as network discovery, port and service identification, vulnerability scanning, network sniffing, penetration testing, configuration reviews, firewall rule reviews, social engineering, wireless penetration testing, fuzzing, and password cracking and can perform these techniques from a variety of adversarial perspectives (white-, grey-, black-box)
In-depth knowledge of the security and privacy provisions of a variety of regulations and standards such as PCI, NERC/CIP, HIPAA/HITECH/HITRUST, FFIEC, FDIC, ISO 27000 series, NIST sp800 series, etc.
Open source and free tools experience (Kali Linux suite, Metasploit, nmap, airsnort, Wireshark, Burp Suite, Paros, etc.)
One or more of the following technical certifications or similar: Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH); GIAC Certified Penetration Tester (GPEN); GIAC Web Application Security (GWAS); Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP); GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH); GIAC Reverse Engineering Malware (GREM); PCI Qualified Security Assessor (PCI-QSA); etc.
One or more of the following governance certifications: Certified Information Systems Security Professionals® (CISSP®); Certified Information Systems Auditor® (CISA®); Certified Information Security Manager® (CISM®)
Job ID RSM501
Line of Business: Consulting Services
SubFunction: RAS Security, Privacy & Risk
Job Type: Full Time
Req #: RSM501
Location: 1330 Post Oak Blvd, Floors 23 and 24, Houston, TX US