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PwC

  • > 100,000 employees

Cyber Security Consulting Intern - Women's Consulting Experience

Multiple locations in USA

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Elevate your career at PwC: Solve crucial client challenges in Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Forensics!

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Internship, Clerkship or Placement
Start Date
1 May 2025 - 31 May 2025

Application dates

Applications Close
21 Mar 2024

Minimum requirements

Accepting International Applications
No
Qualifications Accepted
B
Accounting
Commerce
Finance
Actuarial Studies
Business
Business Administration
Management
Economics
E
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Engineering Management
Manufacturing Engineering
Mathematics & Statistics
Engineering & Mathematics (all other)
H
Librarianship & Curatorial Studies
I
Artificial Intelligence
Computer Science (all other)
Computer Systems and Networks
Cyber Security
Data Science
Programming & Software Engineering
S
Biochemistry
Biology
Chemistry
Physics & Astronomy
Sciences (all other)

Hiring criteria

Entry pathway

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Working rights

United States

  • US Citizen
  • US Permanent Resident
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About PwC

PwC, as a business advisory organization, provides strategy management, accounting, auditing, taxation, and human resource consultancy services for its clients. Their clients cut across various industries such as insurance, hospitality, defense, energy, aerospace, health care, banking, automotive, consumer markets, transport, etc.

Your role

About the team and role:

A career in Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Forensics will allow you to solve your client's most critical business and data protection-related challenges. You will be part of a growing team driving strategic programs, data analytics, innovation, deals, cyber resiliency, response, and technical implementation activities. You will have access to not only the top Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Forensics professionals at PwC but also their clients and industry analysts across the globe. As a generalist, you will be able to work in many facets of Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Forensics projects for their clients.

As an Intern / Trainee, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

  • Learn about how PwC works as a business and adds value to clients.
  • Think broadly and ask questions about data, facts, and other information.
  • Use tools, techniques, and firm standard methodologies to support research, analysis, and problem-solving.
  • Produce high-quality work that adheres to the relevant professional standards.
  • Keep up-to-date with technical developments in the business area.
  • Communicate confidently in a clear, concise, and articulate manner - verbally and in written form.
  • Embrace diverse perspectives and welcome opposing and conflicting ideas.
  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.

Training & development

At PwC, your full potential is their priority, starting with a personal coach on day one to guide your skill development and career path. You'll gain hands-on experience, formal training, and insights from colleagues, supplemented by a digital learning system offering personalized, on-demand educational resources. This holistic approach empowers you to be the architect of your career.

Benefits

Benefits may include:

  • Gain hands-on industry experience
  • Learning & development programs
  • Paid time off (if applicable)
  • Flexible work environment
  • Professional supports

Career progression

PwC has a clearly defined career path, enabling one to progress in their chosen career swiftly. Fueled by mentorship and professional development opportunities, interns evolve into valued team members, contributing to innovative solutions. Their commitment to growth ensures interns emerge with a holistic skill set and a solid foundation for a successful career in the dynamic world of professional services.

Work-life balance

Balancing your professional and personal life is key, and PwC supports this by fostering an environment for both personal and professional growth. With a range of tools and resources, you can achieve this balance, especially as PwC adapts to the future of work through a flexible hybrid virtual/in-office model, enhancing collaboration with clients and colleagues.

Culture & vibe

PwC is committed to fostering a culture that allows its people to show up authentically, feel equitably supported in their careers, and ensure they genuinely belong at PwC. Diverse and inclusive teams are innovative because each member has a distinct point of view and can bring a broad range of ideas to the table.

About you

Minimum degree required:

  • Bachelor degree

Additional educational requirements:

  • The Women's Consulting Experience (WCE) program is eligible for students who self-identify as female 1) are currently enrolled sophomores in a four-year degree program or juniors in a five-year degree program, and 2) are not current or prior PwC interns.
  • Minimum years of experience: 0 year(s)

Preferred fields of study:

  • Analytics, Business Analytics, Business Application Programming, Computer and Information Science, Computer and Information Science & Accounting, Computer Systems Analysis, Computer Systems Analysis & Accounting, Computer Engineering, Computer Engineering & Accounting, Computer Programming, Data Processing/Analytics/Science;
  • Economics and Finance & Technology, Information CyberSecurity, Information CyberSecurity & Accounting, Information Technology, Information Technology & Accounting, Management Information Systems, Management Information Systems & Accounting, Industrial and Operations Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Internet Technology;
  • Library Science, Management of Technology, Mathematical Statistics, Statistics, Risk Management, Software App, Systems Engineering, Systems Engineering & Accounting, Web Design, Webmaster and Web Management, Electrical Engineering, Engineering and Business, Finance & Technology

Additional educational preferences:

  • Preferred cumulative GPA: 3.3. Preferred major GPA: 3.3.
  • Client service intern positions are entry-level, and job seekers are traditionally either in their 3rd year of a 4 year degree program or in the 4th year of a 5 year program. Client service interns typically join them during the winter/spring or summer before their intended graduation year.

Preferred knowledge/skills:

Demonstrates some level of knowledge and ability to gather solution or project requirements through interaction with business and technology leaders in the following areas: 

  • Analyzing and assessing business and/or technical security and privacy issues; 
  • Developing and designing people, process, and technology solutions that range from common client needs to unique and complex scenarios for individual clients;
  • Implementing and executing the designed solutions while working to complement and enhance their clients' ongoing security operations functions;
  • Developing and sustaining a wide-ranging set of technical and data analysis skills; 
  • Capturing and communicating business and technical concepts and processes via reports and presentations prepared using firm-issued technology (Microsoft and Google suite of tools);
  • Applying knowledge and insights on relevant laws, regulations, and leading practices related to cybersecurity, privacy, data, and forensics to support data governance transformation; 
  • Building relationships; 
  • Communicating in an organized and knowledgeable manner to deliver clear requests for information; 
  • Demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks; 
  • Understanding personal and team roles; 
  • Contributing to a positive working environment by building relationships with team members; 
  • Seeking guidance, clarification, and feedback; and, 
  • Communicating potential conflicts to a supervisor proactively.
  • Demonstrates some level of knowledge of technology, security, and/or privacy through class work or internships and applying technical solutions to business issues.
  • Demonstrates flexibility and desire to travel, as client assignments require.

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Sources

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  • pwc.com/us/en
  • jobs.us.pwc.com
  • youtube.com/@PwCUS

Hiring criteria

You should have or be completing the following to apply for this opportunity.

Entry pathway
Degree or Certificate
Minimum Level of Study
Bachelor or higher
Minimum Grade
  • 3.3
Study Field
B
Accounting
Commerce
Finance
Actuarial Studies
Business
Business Administration
Management
Economics
E
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Engineering Management
Manufacturing Engineering
Mathematics & Statistics
Engineering & Mathematics (all other)
H
Librarianship & Curatorial Studies
I
Artificial Intelligence
Computer Science (all other)
Computer Systems and Networks
Cyber Security
Data Science
Programming & Software Engineering

Work rights

The opportunity is available to applicants in any of the following categories.

country
eligibility

United States

United States

US Citizen

US Permanent Resident