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Remediation Analyst - PwC

Location: Amsterdam
Employment: Full-time
As Remediation Analyst, you are mainly responsible for the definition of our security strategy to hands on execution of our global Cyber Readiness Program, moving from predominantly local to centralised services.

The PwC Technology and Network Information Security (NIS) team at PwC is searching for talented security and technology professionals to build out a new centre of excellence in the Netherlands. 

Operating on a local, regional and global scale, Network Information Security (NIS) is responsible for the definition of our security strategy to hands on execution of our global Cyber Readiness Program, moving from predominantly local to centralised services. Global Technology is responsible for driving the adoption and operation of global IT services across the organisation.  

If you are seeking an exciting career with the scope to grow your cyber security and technology skills through major change on a global scale, then NIS and PwC Technology will empower you to do so.

In order to execute against the PwC Technology and NIS agenda, the team is structured into the following Pillars:

  • Chief Technology Risk Office (CTRO)
  • Business Change Technology and Security (BCTS)
  • Chief Technology Office (CTO)
  • Technology and Security Operations (TSO)
  • Chief Admin Office (CAO)
  • Office of the Chief Information Technology Officer (OCITO)

NIS and PwC Technology are building the first global cyber security and technology function at PwC. Our mission protects 300,000 PwC members across 160 member firms worldwide as well as our global clients.

What does your work look like?

A career in Information Security, within Internal Firm Services, will provide you with the opportunity to develop and support our internal security technologies and services across the entire global and local PwC network. You’ll focus on being at the forefront of designing, developing, and implementing information technology including hardware, software, and networks that enhance security of internal information and protect our firm's intellectual assets. 

Your skills and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Analyzing application security vulnerabilities and executing mitigation strategies;
  • Leveraging review processes using application threat vulnerability tools, scanning techniques and/or code review results;
  • Using assessments of vulnerabilities, sources of threats, and current security guidance to determine the effectiveness of mitigation plans;
  • Collaborating with teams to identify opportunities and provide recommendations on how application security can be built into project development;
  • Interacting with project management team members and key stakeholders on application projects;
  • Reviewing application threat vulnerability assessments on application development projects;
  • Implementing strategy for application threat vulnerability review and remediation;
  • Identifying and documenting complex business cases to assist in gaining internal support to implement security solutions.

Who are you?

  • At least 4 years of work experience in a similar role; 
  • Computer science or any other relevant Bachelor or Master degree; 
  • Knowledge and experience with application security solutions, web hosting architecture and principles and Software development including web, mobile applications and development languages like  .NET or JAVA;
  • Experience with commercial Source Code Analysis/Static Application Security Testing Tools;
  • Understanding of application source code vulnerability mitigation processes;
  • Ideally you have knowledge of CISSP, CCSP, CISM, CISA;
  • Knowledge and experience to structure applications;
  • Recognizing risk assessment/acceptance factors that can affect business and security decisions.

What can we offer you?

  • Many training and courses that contribute to your personal and professional development;
  • An appropriate salary and extensive employment benefits. These benefits include a 'well-being budget'. This is a personal yearly budget of €750,- that you can spend on your health, e.g., mindfulness, sports, lifestyle coaching, a second screen for your home office and noise cancelling headphones;
  • Monthly internet allowance;
  • A lease car or car allowance, laptop and an iPhone;
  • 32 holiday days per year;
  • Informal and interesting (virtual) events with colleagues. 

Apply now!

Are you interested in this vacancy and do you meet the requirements? Apply directly by clicking the button. We would like to receive your resume and cover letter. In addition, be aware that performing an assessment can be part of the application process. If you have any questions about the vacancy, please contact our Recruiter Shannon Millar (

Please note: direct applications only, no recruiters.


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Please send your application for Remediation Analyst at PwC in Amsterdam including your resume and cover letter via our website.

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10 mei 2021
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If you have any questions about the vacancy, please contact our Recruiter Shannon Millar.

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