Deloitte Digital Asset Risk Senior Consultant in Chicago, Illinois
Advisory - Digital Asset Risk Senior ConsultantReady for a fast-paced exciting career? Have a passion for helping your clients reduce risk and increase value? Deloitte's Digital Assets practice combines the competencies of risk management, regulation, technology, and cryptography to help organizations address challenges in an integrated manner.Work you will doAs a digital asset professional, you will work with clients and engagement teams to help them in assessing new and emerging digital asset technologies, identifying, and designing mitigation for related emerging risks, standing up new business and finance capabilities to engage with the digital asset ecosystem, and building our library of knowledge for new and emerging digital assets and blockchain centric technologies. This is a high visibility role and will drive cross functional collaboration. You will be required to research, collaborate, and report out on risks and mitigating factors associated with various digital asset ecosystems. The position provides excellent opportunity to:
Work as a subject matter resource for supporting client engagement teams in assessing risk of digital asset ecosystems covering, compliance, regulatory, BSA/AML, cyber, operational, blockchain, and financial risks
Identify strategic risks and opportunities in the digital asset ecosystem based on industry insights, latest academic research, and exchange with colleagues
Educate clients and internal teams on digital assets
Prepare technical documentation and diagrams for digital assets and contribute to developing guidance with a focus on topical areas: private key management, smart contract platforms, multi-signature / MPC, privacy coins, protocol governance, proof-of-work, and proof-of-stake consensus models
Provide risk and regulatory advisory support in defining and reviewing business models
Design and deploy business and finance process changes and risk-mitigating controls to enable digital-asset-specific capabilities
Facilitate use of technology-based tools or methodologies to analyze public blockchain data
Demonstrate deep knowledge of client's business environments and basic risk management approaches
Demonstrate knowledge of market trends, competitor activities, and Deloitte's products and service lines
The teamWe are a rapidly growing team of geographically dispersed digital asset and blockchain professionals supporting our Financial Services clients' needs. You will be working directly with senior level team members that are partially or completely focused on blockchain and digital asset related projects. Our specialists understand the dynamics of serving complex, global clients across multiple industries, and the importance of increasing transparency around business performance. Learn more about Deloitte's Risk and Financial Advisory practices.Qualifications and experience Required:
BA/BS in Business Administration, Risk Management, Computer Science, Information Systems Administration, or related field
2+ year minimum work history in risk management, compliance, finance and/or IT controls auditing techniques
Must be proficient in writing and interpreting documentation, as well as software/architecture diagrams
Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without employer sponsorship now or at any time in the future
2+ year professional experience in the digital assets/cryptocurrency/blockchain space
Ability to understand and advance the body of knowledge associated with digital asset related projects through speaking engagements, white papers, or other similar means.
Experience conducting, following, engaging, and presenting business and technical research on digital assets
Familiarity with and interest in staying abreast with key regulatory developments in cryptocurrency space
Experience identifying risks and controls, developing, and executing test plans
Experience in redesigning business processes
For individuals assigned and/or hired to work in New York City, Deloitte is required by law to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. This compensation range is specific to New York City and takes into account the wide range of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions including but not limited to skill sets; experience and training; licensure and certifications; and other business and organizational needs. At Deloitte, it is not typical for an individual to be hired at or near the top of the range for their role and compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range is $96,600 - $161,000
You may also be eligible to participate in a discretionary annual incentive program, subject to the rules governing the program, whereby an award, if any, depends on various factors, including, without limitation, individual and organizational performance.
You may also be eligible to participate in a sales incentive program, whereby you may be eligible to receive certain incentive compensation amounts based on achievement of certain sales goals set forth each year, subject to the terms and conditions of any applicable program document.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.