Information Security Consultant - Gloucestershire

Ref: 1953 Date Posted: Sunday 31 Jul 2022
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Information Security Consultant
Location:                 Gloucester with 2/3 days remote per week
Salary:                      Up to £65,000 + excellent benefits including 4 day working week
We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Information Security Consultant working for a company who provide systems engineering, software development, training solutions and complex program management for global security, civil and commercial markets.
The increasing interconnectivity of the systems developed within the business and the inherent need to protect these systems against cyber threats drives a further expansion of the information assurance engineering team, and an information assurance professional is required to support a diverse range of projects across the business.
Information Security Consultant Role:
You will provide information security advice and guidance across the business, performing threat and risk- based analysis of customer environments, whilst also supporting business development and business capture activities.
Information Security Consultant skills and experience
  • An all-round information assurance practitioner with both working knowledge of information security best practices and technical knowledge of information system architectures, their components and potential vulnerabilities.
  • Experience of working in accordance with the Security Policy Framework and ISO 27001.
  • Experience of providing risk managed security guidance during the design and operation of secure IT systems.
  • Experience in undertaking holistic and technical risk assessments using a range of methodologies such as IAS1/2, NIST Risk Management Framework etc.
  • Experienced in the application of a varied, context-based approach to risk assessment and management.
  • Demonstrable experience of developing/delivering RMADS/GEAR Security Cases
  • Working knowledge of HMG Good Practice Guides, Information Assurance Policies, and the Security Policy Framework.
  • Experience of working in Government / MOD environments.
  • A holder or member of a professional Information Security Certification (e.g. IISP, ITPC, CISSP, CISSM, COMPTIA) – Highly desirable
This is a fantastic opportunity for you to secure a challenging and exciting Information Security Consultant role where you will have the opportunity to ensure that all business needs are met. You will be rewarded with an excellent benefits package as well as the opportunity to take on increased responsibility within the department.
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