Information Security Consultant

Ref: DS_SecCon_JOB  ·  Posted on 01 June 2022


Are you experienced with information assurance and security architecture?

Do you hold a CISSP certification?

This may be the role for you!

This is an opportunity to play your part in protecting our company, our customers, and our communities from a cyber-attack. Be part of a growing dedicated Defence security team and get ready to make a difference by bringing your technical security skills and experience onboard.

Key responsibilities
  • Be the authoritative lead on building the right security solutions of single or multiple technology towers from customer requirements.
  • Provide end-to-end security information assurance governance, leadership, accountability, and ownership for technology towers throughout the pre-sales and delivery life cycle
  • Implement cyber risk mitigation strategies in relation to customer’s business risk management.
  • Define and create pre-sales and post sales technical collateral.
  • Develop and manage customer relationships and deliver an outstanding customer experience.
Skills & experience
  • Extensive knowledge and experienced of applying information assurance and security architecture in communication and network environments, covering:
    • IP Networking (L1-L7), including Service Provider WAN technologies and solutions.
    • MPLS, VPLS, BGP, OSPF, GRE tunnelling, encryption, media conversion (IPS/IDS/packet capture).
    • Network security; perimeter security, encryption, authentication, and sensors.
    • Optical networking, DWDM, SDH/PDH and OTN designs.
  • An ability to specify, manage and present third party assurance testing, including ITHC and CTAS together with creating correction plans following testing.
  • Knowledge of TEMPEST architecture and solutions.
  • Working knowledge and experienced in HMG MoD compliance and security policies (JSP 604, 440, IA Standards).
  • Experienced in identifying and mitigating security risks, and problem-solving for information systems and technology architectures.
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Our client is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace and welcomes applications from all backgrounds.

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You will be required to hold a minimum of SC Clearance. If you do not hold an active SC  clearance, please familiarise yourself with the vetting process before applying.

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