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Security COnsultant

Job Title: Security COnsultant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Berkshire, England
Salary: Competitive daily rate
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6months rolling
REF: ITSecurity/TC003_1605889201
Contact Name: Tommy Clifford
Contact Email:
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Security Consultant


Security Consultant is required to lead the delivery of security accreditation services for the project.

  • Manage all accreditation activities, liaising with the customer accreditors and internal project specialists to define and create required security accreditation artefacts.
  • Attend Customer Security meetings, internal project meetings and workshops.
  • Must have an appreciation for corporate and commercial aspects, taking into consideration the contract requirements and assessing against the security accreditation requirements.

Core Skills (mix of the below):

  • Proven knowledge and experienced in (or some) of the following:
  • Cyber Security & Information Assurance Risk Management, being fully proficient in performing Business Impact Analysis and Risk Assessments
  • Production of Risk Management Accreditation Document sets (RMADS)
  • Performing Security Risk Assessments, in particular knowledge of HMG IS1&2, NIST SP800-37 and CIS RAM
  • Security Architectures
  • Proven record of developing and maintaining security policies, processes and procedures

Knowledge of the following Security Policies and Guidance:

  • MOD Security Standards and Policies, JSP440, JSP604
  • NCSC Cyber Essentials
  • UK Government Security Policy Framework
  • ISO27001 (Audit/Gap Analysis)
  • Ideally achieved the Cyber Security Professional (CCP) certification, CISM, CRISC or CISSP
  • Understand and assess new and evolving technologies for use in the HMG context
  • Customer facing with the ability to confidently and authoritatively speak to the customer about security accreditation, risk and assurance.
  • Experience of IT Health Checks (CHECK), providing scope of works, analysis of ITHC reports and remediation plans.
  • Knowledge and experience of the SOA lifecycle and specifically assurance and security governance.

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