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(REMOTE) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant at BARR Advisory, P.A. (Austin, TX)

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Job DescriptionWe are seeking a (Remote) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant to support our Risk Consulting practice in strengthening existing client relationships and developing new business opportunities. The Senior Consultant is responsible for planning and executing information technology audits, client risk assessments and GRC Advisory engagements for our rapidly expanding client portfolio. As such, the Senior Consultant is charged with assisting in various facets of the core business including, but not limited to, documentation assistance, project management, participation in sales meetings, proposal writing, audit procedures and other consulting engagements. QualificationsBachelors degree from an accredited university in accounting, IT or a related fieldAt least three (3+) years of relevant experience in IT security, attestation/advisory or IT auditing, preferably from a large national consulting or CPA firmFocused experience leading SOC audits (SOC 1, SOC 2, SOC 3, SOC for Cybersecurity) Led external audits, walkthroughs and controls testing for SOC engagementsFamiliar with audit documentation requirements for public accounting firms like BARR that issue SOC reportsMay (or may not) have some experience training audit staff on the completion of a SOC engagementWorking knowledge and technical experience with Windows OS, Linux, AWS, GCP, Azure, and SQL ServerFamiliarity with tools, such as GSuite, JIRA, Confluence, SlackExcellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skillsExemplary time-management skills with the ability to juggle multiple projects and prioritiesMust be a team player, passionate about the BARR mission and have an innovative mindsetSelf starter with a solution-oriented mindset and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, at times with well-defined goals, but limited formal procedures/structureCPA/CISA Certification preferred Job Perks and Benefits25-40% travel (over the course of the year) to client locations, including California, Salt Lake City, Kansas City, New York, Atlanta and South Florida; most engagements requiring travel take place just Tuesday through ThursdayWorking from home or an office location of your choice when not travelingMonthly reimbursement for home office/equipmentCompetitive salary, incentive-based compensation, paid holidaysVariable compensation bonusGenerous 401k plan with employer matchingStock Appreciation RightsFree health coverage, including dental, through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas CityOpportunity to earn various industry certifications (CPA, CISA, ISO Assessor, CISA, PCI QSA)AmEx Platinum BenefitsWork-life balance: BARR associates enjoy at least five weeks paid time offFun, collaborative environment with a tight-knit team Job LocationVirtual/United States Job TypeFull time/regular Interested applicants should send their cover letter and résumé to lhannawald@barradvisory.com. BARR Advisory is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Unfortunately, at this time, we can't consider candidates that require sponsorship or are outside of the United States. About BARR AdvisoryAt BARR Advisory, we exist to simplify the path to security and compliance for a more secure world. We empower innovative technology and cloud service providers to anticipate, navigate, and respond to issues related to risk, cybersecurity, and compliance. Businesses looking for the accessibility of a boutique firm with the tools and expertise of a global consulting firm will find a partner in us. As a trusted advisor to some of the fastest growing cloud, software and managed service providers, we simplify compliance across multiple regulatory and customer requirements. We go beyond the compliance checklist and take a comprehensive, risk-based approach to assessment adding value with each client engagement.