Cyber Security Advisor

Location
London
Salary
550.00 - 570.00 GBP Daily
Posted
24 Sep 2021
Closes
18 Oct 2021
Ref
286535
Employer Sector
Technology, IT & Telecoms
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Travel
None

Cyber Security Advisor

London

9 Months

GBP550 - GBP570p/d - Umbrella Only

Fantastic new contract opportunity for an experienced Cyber Security Advisor/Consultant with this market leading business based in London. As part of the Security Advisory Team you will provide advice and guidance on all things Cyber/Information Security for a broad range of clients. Your primary functions will include security incident trending analysis and reporting, security gap analysis, executive reporting, vulnerability assessments and reporting, and keeping abreast of industry trends.

Main responsibilities:

 

  • Provide support delivering a consultative approach by performing continuous incident analysis, service analysis, gap analysis using defined tools and techniques to assist clients in making necessary decisions to improve overall security program.
  • Engage in Cyber Managed Detection and Response Projects, being the focal point of project delivery between the client and support services.
  • Understands how to quantify risk using threat likelihood, implementation state, and business impact variables.
  • Understands how to prioritize remediation efforts based on business need, compliance need, and/or risk reduction need.
  • Understands how to define action plans that are easy to implement, effective at reducing risk, and as much as possible will take advantage of existing people, processes, and technologies.
  • Stay abreast of the changing enterprise solutions and security needs of the customer; and obtain a working familiarity of the clients' enterprise solutions market, practices, organization, stakeholders, risks, key decision makers and strategic objectives.
  • Develop and create Executive Briefings (frequency is based on client demand). The Executive Briefing will illustrate Implementation/Operational score, Threat and/or Vulnerability score, trending details, and may include high-level action plans.
  • Detailed Vulnerability Reports (frequency is based on client demand). The Detailed Vulnerability Reports will illustrate summary and detailed findings in regards to aged software, unusual use configurations, and vulnerability severity.
  • Monitors change activity, including device feature and maintenance release upgrades as well as vulnerability patches.


Skills Required:

 

 

  • Proven experience of working within a similar Cyber Security Consultant / Advisory position.
  • Information Security, including information security management, vulnerability management, application security, security testing, network security and security incident management.
  • Good stakeholder management skills, with an ability to understand and communicate technical detail to a non-technical audience.
  • Risk assessment/risk management skills.
  • Understanding of how to apply Information Security best practice to large scale enterprise environments.
  • Good technical knowledge the security impact on established and up and coming technologies.
  • Experience of working with different areas (or domains) of Cyber / Information Security.


For any further queries regarding the role, please contact Danny Palmer on or at