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Senior Associate, Security Monitoring & Response - Remote

**Business Title:** Senior Associate, Security Monitoring & Response - Remote

**Requisition Number:** 93993 - 61

**Function:** Business Support Services

**Area of Interest:**

**State:** NM

**City:** Albuquerque


Known for being a great place to work and build a career, KPMG provides audit, tax and advisory services for organizations in today's most important industries. Our growth is driven by delivering real results for our clients. It's also enabled by our culture, which encourages individual development, embraces an inclusive environment, rewards innovative excellence and supports our communities. With qualities like those, it's no wonder we're consistently ranked among the best companies to work for by Fortune Magazine, Consulting Magazine, Working Mother Magazine, Diversity Inc. and others. If you're as passionate about your future as we are, join our team.

KPMG is currently seeking a Senior Associate, Security Monitoring & Response to join our Digital Nexus organization. This is a remote work opportunity.


+ Monitor and respond to information incidents, including the PMO-style management of the response to major incidents

+ Work with a cross functional team, including engagement leaders, Office of General Counsel (OGC), Risk Management, HR and Cyber Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT), to analyze, contain, eradicate and recover from an information incident

+ Interact with external clients to address questions/concerns, including the implementation of remedial activities

+ Incorporate learnings into additional preventive and detective controls as a continuous feedback loop

+ Enhance and document processes and procedures in the form of playbooks and reference guides; drive automation and orchestration to improve efficiency and effectiveness of security monitoring and response processes

+ Research and identify areas of concern to be communicated to senior management; produce executive level incident reports and operational metrics; participate in Information Handling Program projects (10%)


+ Minimum two years of security monitoring experience and incident response activities, preferably within a professional services firm or similar environment,

+ Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university

+ Experience with IT process definition and/or improvement; Prior experience managing the response to information incidents, including breach notifications

+ Previous experience using various data loss prevention tools and workflows such as Microsoft Purview, Microsoft MDCA, Broadcom DLP, Exabeam, ServiceNow Security Operations

+ Ability to prioritize and divide responsibilities, as well as influence people to take action to assist in the resolution of security incidents; strong trouble-shooting and organizational skills and ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously

+ Excellent verbal/written communication skills with ability to effectively interact with individuals at all levels of responsibility and authority

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. KPMG complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. The attached link ( contains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.

KPMG does not currently require partners or employees to be fully vaccinated or test negative for COVID-19 in order to go to KPMG offices, client sites or KPMG events, except when mandated by federal, state or local law. In some circumstances, clients also may require proof of vaccination or testing (e.g., to go to the client site).

**GL:** 5

**GF:** 15310

Senior Associate, Security Monitoring & Response - Remote

Full time
Albuquerque, NM

Published on 09/17/2022

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