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Consultancy Analyst (Cyber Security)

  • Location:

    Edinburgh

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £0.00 - £1 per annum + Competitive

  • Contact:

    Jason Romayne

  • Contact email:

    jromayne@headresourcing.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH34363_1602238347

  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-11-08

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Client:

    ClientDrop

Job Role: Consultancy Analyst

Function: CIO

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: £28500 - £38820 DOE


Our client - a well established financial services organisation has a need for a consultancy analyst in cyber security to join their growing CISO.

Key Accountabilities:

Responsible for the execution of NIST control framework requirements
Deliver security solutions and services, providing detailed specifications for IT security solutions
Support the implementation of security reference architectures and security integration patterns
Support the execution of IT Strategy to ensure delivery of business goals
Assure key strategic projects to ensure they are complaint with IT strategy, architectural standards, policies and principles
Support the mitigation of identified gaps within security posture and evolving these into strategic funded deliverables
Support the implementation of security principles and requirements aligning back to reference architecture
Conduct security-based assessments of products and services for RFIs/RFPs
Review/evaluate technical designs, providing security feedback, ensuring alignment with Enterprise Architecture strategy


Skills / Qualifications

Preferably educated to a degree level or above in an Information Security related discipline. May also have certifications such as CISM, CISSP, CSSLP or equivalent
Any development certification from any major programming language such as Java, .Net, etc
Experience in the financial services sector
Ability to work in a constantly changing and fast past environment
Good understanding of offensive / defensive techniques and awareness of any open source framework such as OWASP ESAPI etc


The ideal candidate will have a real passion for cyber security and a strong awareness of NIST standards with a good understanding/background of a role within strategy & architecture for cyber security. If this sounds like you then we would love to hear from you, apply now if interested.