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Cloud Security Specialist - Telecoms

Job Title: Cloud Security Specialist - Telecoms
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Maidenhead, Berkshire
Salary: Competitive day rate
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 MONTHS
REF: KK-CLOUD_1501862068
Contact Name: Kerry Knight
Contact Email:
Job Published: 11 months ago

Job Description

Cloud Security Specialist

6 month contract


This leading telecoms company are seeking an experienced Cloud Security Specialist to join their team in Berkshire.

Must Have:

  • In-depth knowledge and experience of Cloud Security strategy and principles - ideally within a telco environment
  • Ability to ensure that compliance to current standards within legacy organisations is maintained through integration to a new technology stack E.g. PSN, CAS-T, ISO27001, CESG PCI-DSS, ND1643
  • Familiar with best practice IT Service Management frameworks and security controls (eg. ITIL, COBIT, eTOM, ISO27001, CESG)
  • Familiar with Cloud computing standards e.g. ISO 17788/17789, CSA CCM/STAR scheme
  • Demonstrable understanding of Security process and utilisation of Security tools to achieve effective end to end Service Design.
  • Relevant experience of RFQ, RFP evaluation and contract definition in Security, Risk & Compliance
  • Experience of Security requirements definition in IT and Network technologies
  • Proven track record in defining services to run, operate and change a combination of on premise (private), hybrid and public cloud based solutions
  • Stakeholder management at 'C' level
  • Security Certification such as CISSP, CISM, CCSP (ISC Cloud Security Professional)
  • Strong communication skills; being articulate and capable of explaining technical issues simply both verbally and in writing
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Excellent verbal, written and inter-personal communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and work on projects concurrently and under tight deadlines
  • Must be detail oriented and customer focused with excellent time management skills

Nice to Have:

  • Educated to degree level. (Science preferable)
  • Security cleared
  • ISO certified leader (ISO22301 or ISO27001)
  • Telcoms Experience

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