Cyber Security Consultant

Cyber Security Consultant

Edinburgh
Permanent
13.04.2021
£55000 - £65000 per annum

Senior Cyber Security Consultant

An industry-leading management consultancy, is looking for a Senior Cyber Security Consultant to join their UK team. They are looking for advanced technical specialists to join their UK security function, and work with a number of high-profile clients across a multitude of sectors. This is ideal for someone with a broad security skillset, who has experience working closely with clients to transform their security posture. This is an opportunity for someone looking to work at a highly reputable consultancy, where they will be given a breadth of exposure to industries and clients managing the process from end-to-end.

RESPONSIBILITIES OF A CYBER SECURITY CONSULTANT:

  • Work across multiple sectors with various clients to achieve high level security transformations, by improving technical security controls
  • Design and implements the innovate security solutions and best security practices in a variety of environments
  • Support network security processes such as cloud management, web filtering, email security and network access controls
  • Oversee information protection technology vendors
  • Review and test new technologies for the information protection programme
  • Manage the application security processes within the company, between the engineer, penetration, and other divisions
  • Ensure all external client requirements are developed and secure throughout the design and building stages
  • Manage secure development processes within the company
  • Make key recommendations for SIEM deployment and incident response practices
  • Lead an information classification scheme to document and classify information for its archival and disposal
  • Support the management of solutions for remote wipe and encryption of mobile devices
  • Work with senior leadership and stakeholders to communicate safeguarding needs

SKILLS REQUIRED FOR A CYBER SECURITY CONSULTANT:

  • Experience with various operating systems
  • Experience with cloud platforms (Azure, AWS, GCP and or custom platforms)
  • CISSP, CISM or GIAC are highly desirable
  • TOGAF or SABSA are also desirable
  • Experience with PKI, IAM and Endpoint Detection and Response
  • Experience managing red and blue team functions
  • Experience with network access controls and proxy management
  • Strong experience with firewalls, web filtering, DLP, email security and web security
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Experience with information lifecycle management, and network and infrastructure security

BENEFITS OF BEING A CYBER SECURITY CONSULTANT:

  • Opportunity to design and build out security in a variety of client environments, gaining a high level of exposure to cyber security in different industry contexts
  • Opportunity to work at an industry leading consultancy, with high profile clients
  • Opportunity to lead investigations into new technologies and make decisions on the tools and programmes used by individual companies
  • Work in an end-to-end capacity, visualising and designing security from the ground up
  • Work directly with senior leadership and stakeholders to communicate needs of each business

Apply for this Job

Please enter your full name.

Enter a valid email address.

Upload your CV to accompany your application for this job.

Fields marked with * are required.

Java Developer

Java Developer – £30k – £55k Subject to Experience – Remote Working / OfficeWe are…

ServiceNow Implementation Consultant

ServiceNow Implementation Consultant up to £65k Subject to Experience  – EdinburghOne of the UK’s largest independent…

Offensive Security Consultant

Join a growing, yet well-established, Cybersecurity Consultancy as an Offensive Security Consultant. As an Offensive…