Advisory Technologist-Experienced or Senior Level [Baltimore, MD; Pittsburgh, PA; Cleveland, OH]

    • Job Tracking ID: 512536-725789
    • Job Location: Baltimore, MD
      Pittsburgh, PA,
      Cleveland, OH
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: February 27, 2020
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

Cohen & Company, LTD

Certified Public Accountants

At Cohen & Company, our purpose is to engage, teach, inspire and improve lives through the power of knowledge and trust. We value great people, teamwork, a competitive spirit and courage, and the ability to adapt and remain optimistic.

Fueled by our purpose and principles, Cohen & Company offers comprehensive accounting, tax and consulting services to clients throughout the U.S. and worldwide. We serve a broad range of clients, from dynamic, privately held companies and their owners; to larger Fortune 1000 multinational and institutional enterprises; to high-net-worth individuals, trusts and foundations. We also have deep expertise in the investment industry serving public and private funds, investment advisors and fund service providers. Recognized as the 5th fastest growing accounting firm in the country, Cohen & Company is rooted in technical excellence and is driven every day to listen, engage and deliver sustainable value since our founding in 1977. Today, the firm has more than 650 associates throughout Illinois, Maryland, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin. Member PCAOB.

Cohen & Company’s Advisory Services Division is passionate about helping owners, management teams and investors navigate business and transactional environments. This Advisory Technologist position would fall into our Risk Assurance & Advisory department within our Advisory Services division. Our Risk Assurance & Advisory team develops customized solutions to help clients respond to critical business needs, such as those related to operational infrastructure, risk management, and financial reporting and modeling. You can expect something different when working with our team. We don’t view advisory as one-off projects, but rather a long-term relationship to help our clients be successful. Our seasoned consultants, who will be your teammates, have expertise across industries and functional domains, and their experience, insights and tools can help you learn and grow throughout the course of your career at Cohen & Company.

We are very excited about our growth opportunities and are seeking an individual with entrepreneurial energy and a commitment to client service to join our Risk Assurance & Advisory team in Baltimore!

  • Open to a variety of levels
    • Experienced Technologist (candidates who have a few years of experience)
    • Senior Technologist
  • Location
    • Primary: Hunt Valley, MD
    • Alternate: Pittsburgh, PA or Cleveland, OH

Responsibilities:

  • System and Organization Controls Projects
    • Support assurance and advisory departments with technical aspects of projects (audits, SOC reports and other attest services)
    • Evaluate the design and operational effectiveness of IT operational controls
    • Create documentation for systems, applications and risk management programs
    • Evaluate disaster recovery, back-up plans and systems
    • Evaluate and recommend logical and physical security improvements
  • Operational Support to Assurance Division
    • Assist with collecting and aggregating data
    • Provide network support to users for a variety of operating systems

Experience and Skills:

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related field, plus 3-6 years of relevant experience
  • Familiarity with a variety of technologies, operating systems, databases, and reporting and data analytics tools, such as:
    • COSO Internal Control Integrated Framework
    • COBIT
    • NIST Cyber Security Framework
    • Logging and ticketing systems such as Jira, Splunk or Loggly
    • Code Management systems
  • Exceptional documentation skills
  • Direct network administration experience
  • Demonstrated project management skills
  • Have the ability to travel up to 30%
  • Availability to work overtime hours as needed

Learn more about us!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity of thought and background to build an inclusive and energized culture and better meet the needs of our clients.