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Sr Security Advisor - GRC (REMOTE)

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Date: Nov 22, 2021

Location: Chicago, IL, US

Company: NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Sr Security Advisor - GRC (REMOTE) to join our team in Chicago, Illinois (US-IL), United States (US).


Consulting and Digital Transformation Practice

Senior Security Advisor - GRC


We are currently seeking a Sr Security Advisor - GRC to join our Digital Transformation practice.  This is a remote role that can be located anywhere in the continental US.

In this role you will serve as a Consulting Advisor to NTT DATA Services clients.  A successful candidate will possess a firm understanding of industry leading GRC Frameworks, formalized risk analysis, and risk management concepts, and will possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills required to partner with client business leaders and technology experts at all levels of the client organization.

You will have an active role operating as a security consultant working directly with NTT account managers and clients including C-Level Executives. These responsibilities will include performing client security evaluations based on industry leading security frameworks and compliance initiatives, leading presales consulting activities, implementing security solution designs as well as holding client discussions related to emerging security risks, technologies, and systems.


Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Deliver GRC Consulting Services in respect to various industry leading frameworks
  • Provide security advisory services to Clients in multiple industries
  • Execute risk analysis and management engagements
  • Develop or augment existing information security management systems
  • Participate in pre-sales tasks and perform ongoing support of delivery collateral.
  • Execute technical management tasks in respect to ongoing client projects.
  • Maintain a subject matter expert level of expertise regarding industry leading security frameworks.


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 10+ years related work experience delivering GRC Consulting Services to various industry leading frameworks including NIST CSF, HIPAA, NIST 800-53, ISO27001/2, COBIT
  • 10+ years of experience leading information security assessments for assessment of moderate to large sized organizations including conducting document reviews and interviews against compliance requirements and best-practices, developing recommendations for remediating risk and compliance gaps, writing deliverable reports and maintaining report templates
  • 5+ years of experience performing pre-sales activities in a professional services environment.
  • 2+ years’ experience with Cloud platforms, specifically Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Azure.
  • 2+ years of Vulnerability scanning/pen testing and application penetration testing experience.


 Preferred Skills:

  • Hands on technical background with infrastructure technologies and operating systems.
  • Technical writing experience including architectural designs as well as data flow and network connectivity diagrams.
  • Experience with the execution of M&A due diligence from an information security perspective
  • Familiarity with SOX, FISMA, Safe Harbor, NERC/FERC requirements
  • Versatility – able to quickly adapt to new technologies and client environments
  • Strong interpersonal and customer relationship skills
  • Strong public-speaking skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and to very short timelines
  • Ability to work independently as needed yet always thinking as part of a team
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office products, especially Excel and Word





About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.


NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law. To learn more, please visit Furthermore, NTT DATA Services will make accommodations for eligible applicants on a case-by-case basis. Please email for assistance.


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