Senior Consultant Penetration Testing

Easy Web Recruitment
London, South East England
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Consultant (Penetration Testing) 

Do you believe the world deserves excellence? 

Our client is a leading provider of cyber-security and information assurance services with a reputation for service excellence and technical security expertise. Headquartered on Cody Technology Park in Farnborough, UK, they are a Professional Services company, enabling delivery of services throughout Europe and on a global basis. 

Their customer base includes Government, Critical National Infrastructure, the financial sector, and blue chip multinationals. They can offer an excellent training programme, career progression, and a good starting package, plus the opportunity to work on a wide variety of exciting projects as part of a talented, supportive team. 

They are a leading independent provider of cyber security and information assurance services and a member of key cyber security and information assurance schemes including: NCSC CCSC, CHECK, CTAS, CPA; CAS(T); Common Criteria CLEF; Crest Cyber Security Incident Response, Penetration Testing, STAR testing, and Cyber Essentials; as well as a PCI DSS QSA organisation. 

As a growing business, they’re always on the lookout for top talent located across the UK to join their Security Testing team as a Senior Consultant. 

Position: Senior Security Testing Consultant 
Location: Home Based with travel 
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent 
Salary: £65k - £95k dependent on experiences 
Benefits: 25 days annual leave, company-paid private medical insurance, a company-contributed pension scheme, and a gym membership. 

About the role: 

The Senior Security Testing Consultant will be an exceptional Cyber Security consultant with deep technical skills and excellent consulting skills. A Senior Consultant will have strong relevant experience in Cyber Security. 

The Senior Security Testing Consultant will be capable of leading and delivering large and complex projects and managing other Security Testing Consultants under their supervision. The Senior Security Testing Consultant will have strong technical skills in multiple areas and be able to deliver and report on complex technical security assessments. 

The Senior Security Testing Consultant responsibilities will include mentoring Security Testing Consultants, conducting Cyber Security research and writing white papers. 

This is a client facing role where your excellent written and verbal communication skills will be vital. With varied assignments working as part of a team or alone, your security skills and understanding of risk will ensure improved security for our clients. 

Our client offers a varied and challenging environment with opportunities to develop and progress within the Cyber Security industry limited only by your ambition. 

Ideally, you’ll have lead and conducted security assessments under the CHECK Scheme previously and have good people skills, and a very strong technical background. 

About you: 

To be successful in this role you’ll have a passion for technology and good awareness of the associated security risks. You should have a very strong technical background including experience of networks and Operating Systems. Good documentation and reporting skills and the ability to effectively manage projects by utilising multiple Security Consultants is crucial to being successful in delivering the high quality Cyber Security services that their clients expect. 

You should provide a strong example to other Security Consultants, including a positive attitude and effective time management and communication skills. 

You should be able to demonstrate your skills and experience as a CHECK Team Leader (CTL) or equivalent qualifications such as CREST Certified Tester (CCT) or Tigerscheme Senior Tester (SST). 

Due to the nature of the work you will need to be capable of holding (or already have) UK Government Clearance to SC level. 

You may have experience of the following: Security Consultant, CCT, SST, CTL, CHECK Team Leader, Penetration Testing, Cyber Security, CREST Certified Tester, Senior Security Testing Consultant, Tigerscheme Senior Tester, Cyber Security Consultant, Senior Penetration Tester, etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.