Information Security Consultant

IT Scotland
16 May 2018
24 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Hudson IT has teamed up with a large financial services client based in Glasgow. We are looking for experienced, enthusiastic Information Security Consultants to join their expanding team on a permanent basis.

What will you be doing?

  • Defining appropriate security requirements and controls to mitigate identified security risks across the Bank's change initiatives.
  • Influencing the right security risk outcomes for the organisation in line with its Business risk appetite.
  • Driving compliance with Information Security Standards, as well as Legal, Regulatory and Scheme security requirements.
  • Ensuring that required controls are implemented by working closely with Design, Build and Test teams as well as Business stakeholders.
  • Assuring key controls through the coordination of 3rd party security testing.
  • Communicate security risks to stakeholders at all levels throughout the organisation.
  • Develop and build relationship with key business and technical stakeholders and central functions including Audit, Compliance and Financial Governance.
  • Performing a lead role within the team and act as a point of escalation into the Consultancy Services Manager

What do you need?

  • A passion for IT and Security;
  • Working knowledge of fundamental Technical Security concepts
  • Practical experience of multiple Information Security domains within a corporate environment
  • A flair for influencing, persuasion and presentation
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to influence change at very Senior Management Level
  • An ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast changing environment
  • An aptitude to quickly assimilate and understand complex changes in order to efficiently present information to identify issues and consider solutions.
  • The ability to engage a range of stakeholders to influence decisions to improve security across the company.
  • Practical experience of risk management principles and methodology.
  • Proven ability to make sound pragmatic decisions and judgements under tight timelines, within a dynamic and fast moving project environment.

What other skills do we look for?

  • Previous experience in leading and developing a small team
  • Professional Information Security Qualification - eg CISSP, CISM, CompTIA Security+, CompTIA CASP etc
  • Experience of working within an agile project development environment.

What to do next?

If you are an information security consultant and looking for a new Exciting opportunity in Glasgow then get in touch Today !

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