Information Security Consultant

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Bristol
Salary
40000.00 - 85000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
09 Nov 2016
Closes
03 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Information Security Consultant (Mid to Principal Level) 40-85k

Job Summary

My Client provides independent strategic advice and specialist technical services to identify, manage and mitigate the risk associated with ICT systems. The rapid growth of my client has led to the expansion of their team. They are looking for qualified and experienced consultants who wish to pursue a career in Information Security.

Job Description

Provision of Infosec support and advice to the Company's government and public sector clients in a range of areas including risk assessment/management, selection of security countermeasures and security architectures. Provision of advice on current HMG Infosec policy and CESG guidance. Provision of support to the Company's Secure Systems Engineering team developing secure solutions for in-house and external clients.

Key Responsibility Areas

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Provision of advice and consultancy services to Government and Commercial clients.
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Ensuring the Quality Management System is effectively complied with in the delivery of consultancy assignments.
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Ensuring that Information Security Management System (ISMS) is effectively complied with in the delivery of assignments.
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Assisting in the formulation and coordination of bids and proposals.

Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge

Compliance with the majority of the following is expected:

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Registered CESG Certified Professional (CCP), preferably at Senior Practitioner level or above.
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Degree educated, preferably in an ICT, science or engineering related discipline.
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Computing/engineering background working in the field of systems/software and/or network/communications development.
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Practical experience of producing documentation to support the Accreditation of ICT systems.
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Knowledge of a range of Infosec methods, tools and techniques including those covered by HMG IS 1&2 and associated CESG guidance.
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Good understanding of physical, personnel, procedural and technical security controls and how to apply them.
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Knowledge of the security issues associated with existing, current and emerging technologies including cloud, virtualisation and web.
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Ability to interpret and advise pragmatically on current HMG, CESG and MOD Infosec policy and guidance.
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Experience of operating successfully as an Infosec Consultant.

Experience in any of the following areas is an advantage:

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System Security Policy / ISMS development.
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Production of Security Operating Procedures (SyOPs).
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Security auditing / Information Assurance Maturity Model (IAMM) assessment.
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Digital Forensics.
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Protective Monitoring.
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Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery.
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Familiarity with JSP 440 and JSP 604.
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Operational Security.
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Project Management.
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Service Management