Security Consultant

Recruiter
Sanderson
Location
Scotland, Edinburgh
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
09 Jan 2019
Closes
06 Feb 2019
Ref
MW0901
Contact
Mary Worthington
Sector
Security
Job Type
Contract

Security Consultant

My client, a financial services provider in Edinburgh are actively looking for an experienced Security Consultant to join their team on an initial 6 month contract. This is however likely to run on for at least 12 months. Within this role you will be part of a huge outsourcing program. Ideally you will have had experience of managing security assurance across a migration and or business process outsourcing.

Key Tasks:

  • Inputs to and own tasks within the information security roadmap for the organisation.
  • Plays a key role in the successful delivery of an Enterprise Information Security Function in relation to the Business Process Outsourcing.
  • Provides technical support and guidance to project teams and other business areas in relation to Information Security.
  • Validate delivered solutions against approved security architecture.
  • Assesses and recommends tools and techniques which will implement the architecture in a cost effective and efficient manner.
  • Designs and delivers processes to allow for secure transition and delivery of the programme.

Skills:

  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of Financial Services regulatory/compliance requirements in information security and data protection.
  • Risk assessment/risk management skills
  • Security, including information security management, physical security, application security, network security and security incident management.
  • Good stakeholder management skills, with an ability to understand and communicate technical detail to a non-technical audience.
  • Experience of working in divestment and integration programmes as a security consultant would be advantageous.