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(Junior) Threat Response Analyst - PwC

Location: Amsterdam
Employment: Full-time
As (Junior) Threat Response Analyst, you are mainly responsible for building a system that will provide more assurance that incidents, no matter how small, are managed quickly and by the right personnel.

PwC is driving major change across information and cyber security by building a centralized model to provide security services across the entire network of member firms.  Mandated at the network level, Network Information Security (NIS) operates outside Information Technology (IT) and is responsible for this major program initiative, from definition of the security strategy to the execution of the global Cyber Readiness Program, moving from local to globally-provided services. 

Our mission is to identify, control, and reduce the attack surface across the network of member firms while increasing our adversaries’ cost of attack.

In order to deliver the Cyber Readiness Program, the NIS team is structured into the following Pillars:

  • Information Security Risk and Compliance (ISRC)
  • Chief Information Security Office (CISO)
  • Security Architecture, Engineering, Innovation and Transformation (SAEIT)
  • Cyber Security Services
  • Strategy and Alliances
  • Chief of Staff 

NIS is redefining cyber security on a global scale at PwC. Our mission protects 223,000 PwC members across 157 member firms worldwide, as well as our global clients.  

If you are seeking an exciting career with the scope to grow your cyber security skills through major change on a global scale, then NIS will empower you to do so. 

What does your work look like?

The Network Data Incident Response “NDIR” service provides a 24/7/365 global triage/threat response function to ensure data incidents in the network are handled in a consistent, accurate, efficient, and timely manner to maintain the trust of our people, clients and avoid any negative impact to our brand, reputation, and the operations of PwC or our clients.

We are building a system that will provide more assurance that incidents, no matter how small, are managed quickly and by the right personnel. 

Your skills and responsibilities include but are not limited to:  

  • Building solid relationships with stakeholders and colleagues
  • Delivering clear requests for information
  • Escalating potential conflicts to a supervisor
  • Performing research using available tools and methodologies
  • Analyzing data and presenting findings to colleagues
  • Developing an awareness of Firm and NIS services 

Who are you?

  • At least 1 year of experience in Information Technology
  • Relevant Bachelor degree
  • Broad understanding of Global corporate environment navigation
  • Knowledge of Technology or information security principles, including a broad, high-level understanding of information security policy requirements and compliance as well as current events within the cybersecurity space
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment when determining which data incidents require follow-up response or escalation
  • Experience with Business processes, particularly in the information security or information technology space
  • Previous host-based investigative or analysis work is beneficial 

What can we offer you?

  • Many training and courses that contribute to your personal and professional development
  • An appropriate salary and extensive employment benefits. These benefits include a 'well-being budget'. This is a personal yearly budget of €750,- that you can spend on your health, e.g., mindfulness, sports, lifestyle coaching, a second screen for your home office and noise cancelling headphones
  • Monthly internet allowance
  •  A lease car or car allowance, laptop and an iPhone
  •  32 holiday days per year

 Apply now!

Are you interested in this vacancy and do you meet the requirements? Apply directly by clicking the button. We would like to receive your resume and cover letter. In addition, be aware that performing an assessment can be part of the application process. If you have any questions about the vacancy, please contact our Recruiter Shannon Millar ( 

 Please note: direct applications only, no recruiters.


Information and application:


Please send your application for (Junior) Threat Response Analyst at PwC in Amsterdam including your resume and cover letter via our website.

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25 augustus 2021
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If you have any questions about the vacancy, please contact our Recruiter Shannon Millar.

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