Cybersecurity Senior Consultant

Baker Tilly   •  

Milwaukee, WI

Industry: Legal & Accounting


Less than 5 years

Posted 28 days ago


Work you'll do:

  • 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.
  • Play a lead role on cybersecurity and IT risk project workstreams; provide technical guidance and supervision to project team members.
  • Provide coaching, mentoring 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.
  • 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


Successful candidates will have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Management/Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Accounting Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or related program
  • 2+ year(s) experience in cybersecurity and IT risk consulting
  • 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
  • Compliance requirements
  • Experience with cybersecurity testing tools such as Kali Linux, Nessus, Burp Suite, Mimikatz, etc.
  • 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