Cyber Security Consultant

Cyber Security Consultant

6 month contract

Inside IR35

4 days a week remote - 1 day a week onsite

Based in Leatherhead

*Please note this is an SC Cleared role

Job Description

Provide suitable security resources to perform the tasks listed below up to a level of effort equivalent to 0.5 FTE Sr Security Architect for 18 months.


  • Validation that systems, hardware, and software meet the security requirements

  • Contributes to evaluation of security effectiveness

  • Guiding ESSP in scoping penetration testing as well as IT Health Check

  • Appraise ESSP about security training for their user community

  • Will act as a intermediator and will help ensuring that appropriate security

  • principles and best practices are used

  • Will be able to assist ESSP in identifying tools like SIEM as well as Vulnerability Management

  • Identification of vulnerabilities for final Security Risk Assessment

  • Precise requirements for verification, validation, and evaluation of the technical countermeasures, including the schedule for this work and requirements for corrective action require approval for the Certification.

  • Help in establishing following processes,

  • Governance, Security Operating Procedures

  • System Level Assurance

  • Component Level Assurance

  • Validation that a secure solution has been implemented

  • Implementation is according to the agreed design

  • Validation that the security controls are achieved with ISO27000

  • will work with ESSP to achieve their Risk Management objective by:

  • Identifying the prioritise security practices using ICE standard

  • Validation process for compliance with ISO27000 security controls

  • Validation of Risk Management Process to define acceptable risks

  • System threat modelling for data flow between different domains

Compliance assessments:

  • Along with ISO27000 CGI will help ESSP to prepare for overall compliance procedures