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PAM CyberArk Engineer - PwC

Location: Amsterdam
Employment: Full-time
You are mainly responsible for implementing a consistent security awareness programme through influence across the PwC Network of Firms to address risks associated with user behavior.

The PwC Technology and Network Information Security (NIS) team at PwC is searching for talented security and technology professionals to build out a new center of excellence in the Netherlands. 

Operating on a local, regional and global scale, Network Information Security (NIS) is responsible for the definition of our security strategy to hands on execution of our global Cyber Readiness Program, moving from predominantly local to centralized services. Global Technology is responsible for driving the adoption and operation of global IT services across the organization.  

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

In order to execute against the PwC Technology and NIS agenda, the team is structured into the following Pillars: 

  • Chief Technology Risk Office (CTRO)

  • Business Change Technology and Security (BCTS)

  • Chief Technology Office (CTO)

  • Technology and Security Operations (TSO)

  • Chief Admin Office (CAO)


  • Office of the Chief Information Technology Officer (OCITO)

NIS and PwC Technology are building the first global cyber security and technology function at PwC. Our mission protects 300,000 PwC members across 160 member firms worldwide as well as our global clients.

What does your work look like?

To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be an authentic and inclusive leader, at all grades/levels and in all lines of service. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future. 

A career in Global Technology and  Information Security, within Internal Firm Services, will provide you with the opportunity to develop and support our internal security technologies and services across the entire global and local PwC network. The Security Awareness team is responsible for implementing a consistent security awareness programme through influence across the PwC Network of Firms to address risks associated with user behavior. 

Demonstrates intimate abilities and/or a proven record of success in the following areas:

  • Execute the PAM strategy 

  • Design and build CyberArk infrastructure 

  • Lead engineering efforts and creation of relevant documentation 

  • Provide subject matter expertise across CyberArk scope to stakeholders

  • Provide cross functional leadership to help drive adoption and understanding across the enterprise 

  • Create product documentation and processes for PAM team

  • Work with AD, PAM and IAM teams to identify risks and/or gaps and apply controls

  • Identify and suggest possible improvements 

  • Discover the best solution based on the issue and details provided by customers

  • Participate in demand planning meetings and drive the implementation based on business priorities 

  • Work across multiple teams and pillars to socialize and align PAM requirements to the organization 

  • Understand and follow the firm Information Security Policies 

  • Perform other duties or projects as required or assigned

Who are you?

Demonstrates high level of knowledge and experience in:

  • Solid understanding of Privileged Access Management concepts. 

  • Ability to manage multiple intricate projects with strict deadlines while maintaining best in class work. 

  • Ability to effectively communicate in both formal and informal review settings with all levels of management. 

  • Ability to work with local and remote IT staff/management, vendors and consultants

  • Ability to work independently and possess strong organizational skills

  • Ability to find patterns and trends when analyzing data 

  • Ability to work effectively with technical and non-technical personnel in a cross-functional setting 

  • Effective oral and written communication, analytical, judgment and collaboration skills. 

  • Strong balance of business acumen and technology knowledge 

  • Stay current on trends and current identity threats and make recommendations to leadership on mitigating strategies 

  • Currently possess or ability to achieve CyberArk certifications (Defender, Sentry, and CDE) 

  • 5+ Years’ experience working directly with CyberArk 

  • Deep technical knowledge of CyberArk components, functionality, and requirements

  • Relevant industry experience with a technical background 

  • Experience administering Windows/Linux platforms. 

  • Operational experience helping manage CyberArk infrastructure 

  • Basic knowledge of Networking concepts (TCP/IP, Firewalls) 

  • Experience with APIs is a plus 

  • Experience with Project Management methodology 

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 €1000,- 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 

  • Informal and interesting (virtual) events with colleagues. 

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 Farida Hoelas.

Please note: direct applications only, no recruiters.


Information and application:


Please send your application for PAM CyberArk Engineer at PwC in Amsterdam including your resume and cover letter via our website.

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Job posted
28 mei 2023
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