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Cyber Security Consultant/Architect

Job Title: Cyber Security Consultant/Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 month+
REF: AC/51996_1717751487
Contact Name: Amanda Cager
Contact Email:
Job Published: 6 days ago

Job Description

Are you a dynamic and adaptable professional with a passion for cyber security? Do you excel in providing expert guidance and innovative security solutions? If so, We are looking for you! The position is working for a high profile company and offers great benefits which include a car allowance and bonus scheme along with much more.

What the role will be doing:

As a Cyber Security Consultant, you will have a diverse and challenging remit. Your flexibility and agility will be key as you switch between various security disciplines within the team. You will:

  • Actively represent the security organisation in business project initiatives, ensuring security requirements are considered throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Collaborate with a broad range of stakeholders to articulate the security vision, principles, and governance/assurance standards.
  • Provide security requirements and design input across multiple projects within Network and Enterprise domains.
  • Offer effective governance and assurance of security deliverables, supporting consultants and solution architects as needed.
  • Maintain an in-depth knowledge of industry standards and continuously evolve your technical expertise.
  • Create, review, and approve architecture, design, delivery, and test documentation to ensure effective governance and technical assurance.
  • Ensure effective capacity management and planning for security services and solutions, integrating these into our technical and budget roadmaps.
  • Support Programme and Project Managers in project planning, risk management, and budgeting processes.

What experince do you need:

  • A mix of security consulting, architecture/design, and professional services experience.
  • Proven ability to lead the design and review of secure system architectures, challenging existing norms to set new directions.
  • Deep knowledge of system architectures and an understanding of the impact of vulnerabilities.
  • Expertise in one or more technical domains: Cloud/Hybrid security, Infrastructure and data centre security, Network security, Application security, Identity and access management, Vulnerability Management.
  • Familiarity with common information security management frameworks (NIST, PCI, GDPR, ISO Series, OWASP, ITIL, ISF SoGP, COBIT).

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