Cyber Security Risk Assessor - North West

Our client are the centre of excellence in Cyber Security, Assurance and

Monitoring Services, with a renowned track record of succeeding where others have failed. As

a trusted supplier to many high-profile Government Departments, Agencies and Private Sector

organisations they offer clients a cyber protection journey from design through to continuous


The Position

Due to an increase in projects, we're looking for an SC Cleared Cyber Risk Assessor based in

Leeds to join a major HMG Client where you will be required to undertake Security Risk and

Threat Assessments of large IT systems and will possess a practical background and

experience in networks and cloud. This will ideally be your second or third job in the field

and you will possess good consulting skills.

The Location: Our client is based in Leeds

Essential Skills

  • Be motivated and show a positive can-do attitude

  • Good communication skills both written and verbal

  • Good business report writing skills

  • Have a good understanding of risk management and threat assessment principles

  • Exceptional team working ethic and interpersonal skills

  • Good level of knowledge across cyber security

  • Have a good understanding of modern-day IT technologies and services, such as

Cloud Computing, Mobile Computing, IT Security, and Infrastructure technologies

  • and demonstrate a pragmatic technical understanding of security architecture

  • Ability to work with little guidance under own initiative

  • Appetite to stay in the forefront of new IT developments and techniques

  • Already hold a government security vetting of SC level.

Desirable Skills

  • CISMP, CompTIA Security+, or CRISC certifications

  • AWS Cloud knowledge

  • Experience in agile delivery methods

  • HMG experience