KnownFour Ltd
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Security Consultant - Contract

Security Consultant - Contract

Our financial services client has a contract vacancy for an experienced Security Consultant with both a strong technical aptitude as well as an appreciation of Information Security Governance.

The position is responsible for ensuring that information assets are adequately protected and that appropriate security controls and mitigating actions are in place to manage identified information security risks. 

Provide professional advice to business areas on Information Security best practice and internal policies and standards
Assist in the development, maintenance and improvement of the Information Security Management System (ISMS), so that certification to ISO27001 is maintained
Experience working in Incident Response & Incident Management
Undertake compliance audits in line with ISO27001, PCIDSS and Internal Audit requirements;
Risk assessments; identify and assess information security risks and define appropriate mitigating controls; manage, co-ordinate and track risk reduction activities
Mature the configuration of technical Security tools 
Strong communication skills 
Manage external regulatory compliance and certification efforts as required
Lead on the continuous improvement of Information Security posture
Manage and facilitate penetration tests where required; manage remediation of findings
Define, implement and maintain information security policies, standards, procedures and processes
Undertake security due diligence on third party suppliers
Development of information security training and awareness activities
Be a key contact for, and lead on the management of information security incidents/cyber incidents

Essential Skills
Technical experience working in Information Security around incident response, 
Excellent understanding of Information Security principles and frameworks, data protection and regulatory compliance (ISO27001, GDPR, FCA, PRA, ICO, PCI DSS, Cyber Essentials)
Problem definition and solution identification
Demonstrated ability to identify and implement Information Security and process improvements
Experience of working with projects throughout the SDLC
Experience of developing and implementing information security policies and procedures in line with frameworks
Proven experience of influencing stakeholders at all levels
Technical knowledge of Cloud Technology, Privilaged access management, CyberArk, Symantec, QRadar
Experience of implementing/managing information security monitoring tools (e.g.

Mail Marshal / Websense / McAfee / Splunk / PAM / DLP etc) ? Sound understanding of IT infrastructure
Please send your CV ASAP to apply for this position

  • Start: 30/09/2019
  • Rate: £375 to £425 Per: day
  • Location: Bournemouth,England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: IT
  • Recruiter: KnownFour Ltd
  • Contact: Pip Hazelton
  • Tel: 0203 793 0444
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: BH-7079-1
  • Posted: 2019-09-30 14:58:09 -

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