Cyber Security Consultant – 5048

Salary £30,000 - £80,000
Job Type Permanent
Location Guildford, Surrey

Exciting opportunity for a Cyber Security Consultant based in Guildford to be part of an established business practice with multiple projects.

As someone who has a background in technical consulting and / or architecture, you will be given the opportunity to develop your skills further in a Cyber Security Consultant role. With the mentorship of your team and through recognised training, you will provide support to a wide range of high-profile UK public sector and defence organisations. Your help will enable them to protect their ICT investments, and in doing so play a key role in nationally critical projects which make a real difference to people’s everyday lives.

Duties will include:

• Providing security expertise for major system procurements and Agile programmes to ensure secure solution delivery
• Identifying, analysing and evaluating information risks across a range of programmes, projects and systems
• Explaining to risk owners and other stakeholders the causes, likelihood and potential business impacts of information risks throughout the information system lifecycle
• Identifying and presenting options for treating or transferring information risks
• Authoring and/or supporting the development of security assurance documentation in accordance with risk management frameworks
• Developing or reviewing new security architectures that mitigate the risks posed by new technologies and business practices
• Providing consultancy to customers on information assurance and architectural problems
• Scoping security testing activities, and explaining the results and required remediation; and
• Conducting security monitoring and investigating security incidents

Applicants must possess:

• At least two years’ experience of complex ICT systems in a technical delivery or consulting capacity
• A good understanding of enterprise information and communications technology
• The ability to present and justify conclusions to project teams and business stakeholders
• Proven abilities in delivering to client expectations and requirements
• Strong verbal and written communications skills

Knowledge of or a desire to learn more about the following would be beneficial for the role:

• Structured security frameworks, such as HMG SPF and ISO27001
• Security, technical and enterprise architecture methods such as TOGAF and SABSA
• Technical risk assessments
• Software development and delivery
• ICT service delivery, including ITIL
• Enterprise security packages

Due to the nature of client side working, regular travel within the UK should be expected. The base office is in Guildford, but it is likely that you will spend the majority of your time working with clients at their sites.

Should you have any questions or wish to apply please do not hesitate to contact Clear Legal Recruitment Limited.

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Job Title: Cyber Security Consultant - 5048
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