Information Assurance Consultant

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  • Location:

    Hampshire, England

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  • Salary:

    £65000 - £75000 per annum

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    Charlie Cameron

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    5 months ago

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Information Security Consultant

+ Location: Hampshire (hybrid working available)
+ Salary: £75k per annum plus 15% bonus, £6k car allowance (10% DV bonus)
+ Must be eligible or hold SC Clearance

*Sole British nationals only eligible

Are you a motivated individual who is enthusiastic about Information Security? Can you provide information security and risk management guidance to customers to meet their security assurance needs? Do you want to be proud to work for a company that respects its people and is at the forefront of technology? We are looking to grow our team with committed people who are proficient in Security Risk Management and Assurance. This is your world and your opportunity to transform it for the better.

Your Role
We are looking for a motivated, enthusiastic individual who is proficient in cyber security and information security. You will have experience of working within the Ministry of Defence or within a Government environment and have current working knowledge of current industry standards and industry best practice. An understanding of the Government Classification Scheme is essential for this role.

Your experience
* Reporting directly to the DSO and SIRO on Information security and Risk Management
* Production of Risk Management Accreditation Document sets (RMADS) and other Assurance Documents
* Proven record of developing and maintaining security policies, processes and procedures, ensuring that they are current and reflective of evolving security threats
* Ideally achieved the Cyber Security Professional (CCP) certification, CISM, CRISC or CISSP
* Awareness of Secure Cloud Computing (Azure/AWS)
* Defines target end state for IT security controls in IT systems across the DSO/Head of Security's area of responsibility
* Reports the effectiveness of IT security controls to the DSO/Head of Security
* Contributes to IT service level definitions
* Promotes a security aware culture
* Manages relationships with key stakeholder groups such as users, project managers, IT service providers, Information Asset Owners, enterprise architects and procurement staff to gain compliance with policy

Key Performance Indicators
* Demonstrably operates as the overall infrastructure Customer Solution Architect [CSA] for large, complex solutions.
* Regularly has large, complex designs, incorporating trade-offs from the original specification, accepted by the relevant business approval review, without any requirement for design changes.
* Authors design and test documents for large, complex infrastructures, whose risk and cost elements are accepted by the overall CSA or Project Manager.
* Can evidence regular contributions to customer forums, conferences and professional bodies.
* Using company prescribed methodologies, can demonstrate a contribution to the definition of customer overall IT architecture, including new solutions or significant size and complexity and which contain solution components from contributing specialists.
* Regular contribution to, and user of, company knowledge repositories and events