Information Security Consultant

05 Dec 2017
02 Jan 2018
Michael Aspinall
Clearance Level
Job Type

Information Security Consultant

Salary - £80,000 Basic + Package

UK Wide

My client offers a complex range of cybersecurity services to support and secure their own clients digital transformations. You will be working as part of the Cybersecurity Unit which brings together 2,500 professionals to help define and implement cybersecurity strategies.

As one of my clients leading consultants, you'll work with wide range of end clients and can expect to apply your technical expertise, insight and imagination to lots of different assignments.

The Role

You will provide Security Consulting expertise to end clients across the UK. Offering creative, relevant and commercially viable solutions to the organisations you are partnered with.

  • You will balance security and information risk against requirements such usability, agility and cost

  • Translate security policy requirements sensibly into technical solutions.

  • Recognise and overcome ambiguity;

  • Creative and recommending alternative solutions to meet security requirements.

  • You will evaluate security enforcing solutions from a business perspective

Must Have

Your understanding of information security and a specialism in one of the following;

  • Strategic consulting (e.g. security maturity assessments, definingCybersecurityroadmaps etc.);

  • Operational consulting (e.g. using the 27000 series or frameworks from sources such asISF,NIST etc. to deliver security risk assessment, define security objectives and requirements, and produce organisational and technological policy and procedures);

  • Audit services (e.g. assessing the appropriateness of security in organisations, architecture or configuration, assessing and advising on how to achieve compliance with significant standards and regulation such asPCI-DSS,SOX,DPA etc)

  • Demonstrable success in delivering security-related projects;

  • And your skills in any of these areas:

  • Application security e.g. security testing, security of web-based applications (includingSDLC) or security of embedded applications in industrial or consumer devices;

  • Data centre security e.g. cloud security, storage security or securevirtualization;

  • End-point security e.g. security of office-based workstations, mobile devices or industrial control system devices;

  • Identity and access management (IAM) e.g. implementation of specificIAM products or accompanying business change).

What we'll offer you

  • Professional development.

  • Accelerated career progression.

  • An environment that encourages entrepreneurial spirit.

  • Flexible benefits package you can tailor to suit you.

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