DV Cleared - Security Consultant

Posted 19 January 2024
Job type Permanent
Discipline Cyber Defence
Contact NameEllie O'Shea

Job description

As a Security Consultant you will be responsible for providing suitably qualified and experienced oversight of security related matters, offering advice and guidance to stakeholders and producing documents as required.
To be capable of making informed technical decisions where, time, cost, risk and security factors are taken into consideration. Working closely team leaders/ project management to ensure that business and project deliverables are successfully met.
You will be overseeing security activities and tasks, working closely with project work streams.
As a Security Consultant, you will be required to hold or achieve a UK NSV Security Clearance (DV clearance preferably alternatively candidates with SC level 2 will be considered).
You will be experienced in risk assessments, including control assurance testing and have knowledge of Cyber Security, Third Party Risk Management and creating / publishing Cyber Security Policies and Standards, as part of an Information Security Management System.
You will lead risk identification activities through early planning, monitoring, and reviews.
  • 10+ years of experience working in communication or wireless defence systems.
  • ISO27001/ISO27002 experience – management of ISMS and Auditor qualifications
  • MOD/HMG experience
  • Formal Security Management Qualifications: CISSP/CISM/CIMSP/GIAC (etc)
  • Security risk management experience
  • UK national (or UK is first nationality of dual nationality)
  • In depth understanding of the CADMID life cycle process.
  • Good understanding of security requirements management including experience of working with stakeholders (internal and external) to elicit, analyse and negotiate requirements.
  • Ideally DV cleared but SC– level 2.Experience of delivering across the UK Public Sector
  • Holds a UK NSV Security Clearance (DV / SC).
  • Based in Corhsam, England and willing to travel to customer location as often as required.
  • Holds a UK Driving License
Additional Desired Skills:
  • Experience of defence contracting and the bid process.
  • Working knowledge of project management and requirements capture.
  • Experience of supply chain security
  • Experience of security aspects of obsolescence management