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What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is a Fortune 500 company and prides in servicing the majority of the Fortune 500 companies and Government agencies for advanced networking and security solutions. Verizon is looking for an experienced senior security consultant in the field of Governance, Risk, and Compliance with a focus on PCI, Swift and European payment directives. We have proven and extensive professional services offerings for all Payment Card Industry Security Standards (including DSS, 3DS, PIN, (PA)-P2PE, PA-DSS/SSF), Swift CSP and PSD2 services and you will be responsible for delivering security consulting services. Our team also yearly publishes the industry leading Verizon Payment Compliance Report.

You will be seen by your clients as an ambassador for Verizon. As a self-motivated, client-facing professional who is comfortable in delivering clear and concise information at both technical and management level, you will be adaptable and flexible in your work with a positive attitude. You will be given the opportunity to be exposed to a broad range of large international clients and work with some of the best in the business. There is scope to learn from colleagues as well as contribute to building our security consulting capabilities through specialization and personal research.

  • Deliver PCI and Swift CSP projects, ranging from client identification, scoping of assignments, delivery and follow-up.
  • Support delivery as needed for other global customers besides EMEA.
  • Provide leadership and take responsibility for further growth of our services in France as part of our EMEA and Global dedicated payment compliance practice, with the scope for career development limited only by personal dedication and drive.
  • Effectively identify business issues and propose compelling solutions from technical to Director-level clients.
  • Understand the landscape and business context in which security consulting services are utilized and have a developed understanding of risk to help advising clients effectively.

Where you'll be working:

In this hybrid role, you'll have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days set by your manager.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or relevant work experience.
  • At least one maintained industry certification such as CISSP, CISA, CISM, ISO 27001 Lead Auditor/ Implementer.
  • Willingness to travel up to approximately 50%.
  • Bilingual fluency in French and English.

Even better if you have:

  • Advanced degree in IT.
  • PCI Professional or PCI QSA. If not already certified, Verizon will offer opportunity to do so within the first six month of engagement.
  • Finance/retail industry experience and a network of contacts.
  • Consulting experience with enterprise IT-security, information security and Governance Risk Compliance services, gained in a previous delivery capacity.
  • Report writing skills and ability to clearly articulate technical risk, coupled with an acute attention to detail.
  • Ability to deliver security projects on time and within budget.
  • Strong work ethic, articulate with good communication skills.

Diversity & Inclusion

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

Please note, in countries where there is a COVID-19 related government order or rule, Verizon is required to ensure that all employees accessing our workplace comply with these mandatory requirements. If you work in one of these locations, you will be required to provide us with your vaccination status prior to joining. If this, or any other COVID related requirement applies in your location, we will notify you about this before you start work.