Senior Cyber Security Consultant

    Location: UK

    Salary: up to £70k base

    Contract Type: Perm or Contract

    Senior Cyber Security Consultant
    (multiple perm and contract)

     

    • Remote-based (UK) with client site travel (2 days per week)
    • Salary up to £70k base + benefits
    • Contract also available (Outside IR35)
    • SC or DV is required for these roles

    Company Overview:
    CSP has partnered up with a dynamic business that provides expert services within the InfoSec, GRC, Safety Engineering, Cyber Security & Information Systems domains. They deliver cost-effective solutions for major companies such as the MoD, DoD, NATS and CNI related businesses.

    The Role

    As a Senior Consultant in the Cyber & Digital Security and Information Assurance team, you will be conducting cyber security assessments and assuring information security for clients across each domain, providing advice and guidance on all aspects of Cyber Security, including IA, Risk Management and Accreditation.

    This is an exciting time to join a successful Cyber Security capability in an established and highly regarded company.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Conduct cyber security assessments and assuring information security, providing advice and guidance on all aspects of Cyber Security.
    • Engage directly with project teams, clients and stakeholders to support the security risk assessments.
    • Development of Security architectures and controls.
    • Conduct IA elements of Cyber Vulnerability Investigations and Assessments.
    • Author and develop Information Assurance and Security related documentation, including Risk Management Accreditation Document Sets (RMADS), in line with current security and risk management frameworks.
    • Analyse and understand customer requirements and expectations and advise on priorities to meet the needs of a project.
    • Effectively communicate information security risks to technical and non-technical stakeholders; advise on how best to mitigate security risks.
    • Take responsibility for the solution, ensuring that it is pragmatic, appropriate and cost effective and meets the requirements of clients.
    • Work independently and with team members creating high quality reports and comprehensive, high standard bid writing.
    • Contribute to the development of the existing Cyber & Digital team by sharing knowledge, leading by example and helping team members to develop.
    • Cultivate good relationships and build contacts across peer level networks and clients.
    • Identify opportunities to support development of the Cyber & Digital Business Unit.

     

    What we are looking for in candidates

    • Broad and deep understanding of cyber security, Information Assurance, risk management and information security compliance.
    • Experience of working in UK Cyber Security environment e.g. to NCSC guidance, CAF etc.
    • Knowledge and understanding of NIS Directive and UK NIS Regulations.
    • Security related qualifications such as CISSP, CISM, CISMP, ISO27001 lead implementer or auditor.
    • Qualified in, or able to attain, CCP SIRA at senior level.
    • Experience of the defence industry; ideally across information systems, crypto and/or Tempest.
    • Experience of working across public and private sectors.
    • Are willing to travel to client sites, as and when required (Covid-19 guidance adherence).
    • Must hold, or be able to obtain, unrestricted Security Clearance.

     

    Nick Haaker

    Posted by

    Nick Haaker

    Lead Consultant

    If you have any questions give me a call on 07834 393 979

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