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Information Security Consultant

Job Title: Information Security Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bracknell, Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
REF: 220005E0_1656408035
Contact Name: Amber Lowman
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 months ago

Job Description

Information Security Consultant - (220005E0)


*security clearance is required for this role but candidates not holding this level of clearance will be considered*

Leading IT Services Provider in the defence sector require a skilled Information Security Consultant to join their team in Bracknell

Your Role

We are looking for a motivated, enthusiastic individual who is proficient in cyber security and information security. You will have experience of working within the Ministry of Defence or within a Government environment and have current working knowledge of current industry standards and industry best practice. An understanding of the Government Classification Scheme is essential for this role.

Your experience

  • Reporting directly to the DSO and SIRO on Information security and Risk Management
    * Production of Risk Management Accreditation Document sets (RMADS) and other Assurance Documents
    * Proven record of developing and maintaining security policies, processes and procedures, ensuring that they are current and reflective of evolving security threats
    * Ideally achieved the Cyber Security Professional (CCP) certification, CISM, CRISC or CISSP
    * Awareness of Secure Cloud Computing (Azure/AWS)
    * Defines target end state for IT security controls in IT systems across the DSO/Head of Security's area of responsibility
    * Reports the effectiveness of IT security controls to the DSO/Head of Security
    * Contributes to IT service level definitions
    * Promotes a security aware culture
    * Manages relationships with key stakeholder groups such as users, project managers, IT service providers, Information Asset Owners, enterprise architects and procurement staff to gain compliance with policy

Key Performance Indicators

  • Demonstrably operates as the overall infrastructure Customer Solution Architect [CSA] for large, complex solutions.
    * Regularly has large, complex designs, incorporating trade-offs from the original specification, accepted by the relevant business approval review, without any requirement for design changes.
    * Authors design and test documents for large, complex infrastructures, whose risk and cost elements are accepted by the overall CSA or Project Manager.
    * Can evidence regular contributions to customer forums, conferences and professional bodies.
    * Using company prescribed methodologies, can demonstrate a contribution to the definition of customer overall IT architecture, including new solutions or significant size and complexity and which contain solution components from contributing specialists.
    * Regular contribution to, and user of, company knowledge repositories and events.

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