Information Assurance Consultant

Job title: Information Assurance Consultant

Location: Remote

Rate: £600 - £700 per day Outside ir35

Contract: 6 months+

Security clarence at SC level is required for this role

I am recruiting an Information Assurance Consultant for a client of mine who are an IT Systems Integrator operating within the central government space. The project is an agile transformation programme with a key client to deliver a comprehensive set of cloud-based services

Key Role Responsibilities

  • Migrate legacy security documentation to current security formats
  • Manage security accreditation process for multiple targets of accreditation
  • Support security architects with security control requirements and obtain required evidence
  • Defining, scoping and managing security assurance activities

Essential Skills

  • Information Security experience within a large organisation
  • A clear understanding of HMG Security Policies and NCSC Good Practice guidance
  • Experience in providing advice on data protection, information security and business continuity
  • A clear understanding of the Data Protection Act 2018
  • Experienced in Risk Assessment methodologies (e.g., IRAM, IS1&2 and NIST SP800 series.

Desirable Skills

  • Experience working in MOD security delivery projects
  • Security qualification such as CISSP or equivalent experience
  • Experience using security risk management tooling
  • Good working knowledge of security related JSPs

If you are interested in this role or wish to apply please feel free to reply to this advert or call me on 01737 821029 or 07766 51282