Cyber Security Consultant - Outside of IR35

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  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Defence and Security

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  • Salary:

    £500 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Sean Hendon

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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  • Experience implementing or assessing security in a PSN network and cloud-as a service environment.

  • Experience of Cyber Assurance assessments.

  • Experience of working in a Policing environment.

  • Extensive knowledge of security technologies and risk assessment methodologies, policies and processes.

  • 4+ years' experience working within the technical arena with 2 plus years of information security work experience.

  • Solid technical background in IT systems and networking in both on-premise and cloud environments.

  • Knowledge &experience of: AWS (or similar) cloud security &infrastructure Web-infrastructure security (Applications &APIs) Network-security tools (IDS/IPS, firewalls etc.) Network-visualization (SD-WAN-Networks, network function virtualisation etc.) Encryption technology & implementation

  • SC security cleared

  • Experience using vulnerability assessment tools and writing risk mitigation plans resulting from the assessment.

  • Excellent analytical, evaluative, and problem-solving abilities.

  • Demonstrable ability to collaborate with technical and non-technical teams to further the goals and mission of the programme.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as interpersonal skills including the ability to articulate to both technical and non-technical audiences.

  • Experience in security standards such as ISO 27001, 27002, 27005; NIST.

  • Certifications within the security area are a strong plus (CISSP, CRISC, CCSK, CCSP, GIAC or equivalent).

  • Experience in the alignment of solutions with NCSC guidance.

  • Ability to work independently and multi-task effectively.

  • A bachelor's degree in Cyber Security, Information Security, or Computer Science.