Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a nationally recognized, full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals connect with clients and their businesses through refreshing candor and clear industry insight. With approximately 2,700 employees across the United States, Baker Tilly is ranked as one of the 15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the country. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 147 territories, with over 33,000 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.4 billion.
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Communicate effectively, both internally and to clients, including those at an executive level.
Apply insights and knowledge of cybersecurity and enterprise IT to enable clients to solve complex business problems.
Manage day-to-day cybersecurity and IT project activities; establish appropriate leverage on project teams and assign/manage project responsibilities to team members.
Provide coaching, mentoring and performance counseling to consultants, clients and project team members.
Balance client, new business development and practice development activities, including active participation in internal projects and operations along with complying with firm standards.
Contribute to the general management of the Risk, Internal Audit, and Cybersecurity (RIAC) Practice and develop and implement a personal plan which sets goals for professional and practice development
Build expertise and share your knowledge of a variety of technologies including cloud computing, mobile devices, Windows, Linux/UNIX, firewalls/routers, databases, applications, and enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems
Work closely with client executives and management teams to understand their businesses and consult with them regarding cybersecurity and IT risks and controls
Work as part of a team in a fast-paced environment with other bright, motivated professionals, and assist with the development of our growing team
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Management/Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Accounting Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or related program
5+ year(s) experience in cybersecurity consulting, IT or accounting/finance preferred
Experience assessing or performing cybersecurity and IT processes including:
Logical user access security
Physical security and environmental controls
System development life cycle
Change and configuration management
Network, database, and operating system administration
Business continuity and disaster recovery planning
Cybersecurity protections and defenses
Experience assessing and/or implementing common industry frameworks such as: NIST CSF, ISO 27000, COBIT, COSO, NIST 800-171, NIST 800-53, Critical Security Controls (SANS Top 20)
Excellent analytical, technical and problem solving skills, with strong attention to detail
Exceptional verbal and written communication, collaboration, and time management skills
Ability to adapt to various work environments, industries, and project schedules
Ability to work effectively in a team environment with all levels of personnel
Ability to travel up to 50%
CISA, CISSP, CISM, CIA, or CPA certifications preferred