Cyber Security Consultant /Lead

Cyber Security Consultant /Lead

Job Title: Cyber Security Consultant /Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896437_1574345855
Contact Name: Andrew Little
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 21, 2019 14:17

Job Description

Our client is an independent consulting company providing advisory services into the Energy, defence and government sectors where they support capital, engineering, operational and business transformation programmes and portfolios.

They are expanding the cyber security capability and as such are looking for professionals with the following experience:


Experience of working within differing cyber technology contexts (e.g. understands processes of cyber defence and technical controls in military and non-military)

Experience of key elements of MOD's Cyber Security Operating Capability, perhaps system accreditation and or risk management and assessment;

Able to define and perform vulnerability assessments as part of a team;

Understand key skills and structure required for cyber protection, roles duties and responsibilities;


Degree or equivalent in an IT or Computing related subject

SC / DV security clearance or ability to obtain one.

Experience in some or all:

-Cyber risk analysis;

-Technical vulnerability assessments;

-Cyber maturity Assessments;

-MOD information assurance policy;

-Red/Blue teaming including workshop facilitation;

-Cyber offensive and defensive toolsets;

-Identification of cyber impacts and threats;

-Response and containment of cyber threats;

-Cyber threat intelligence;

-Experience of report writing for military and government customers;

Highly Desirable:

-MSc in IT, Computing or Cyber;

-Some deep knowledge and/or experience of the MOD's / Transport/ Oil & Gas operating context relevant to the subjects that require cyber risk management and assessment;

-Experience of MOD processes and methods for CVI delivery as a lead or SME;

-Supply chain cyber risk experience;

-Certified Cyber Professional (CCP) in Risk and/or Architecture at senior level

-Ability to understand and work with enterprise architecture and business process documentation;

-Experience in identifying, articulating and building capabilities in risk management and risk assessment processes.

Personal Attributes

-Project Management Skills

-Credibility with MOD stakeholders

-Problem Solving

-Customer Skills

-Team Working

-Leadership and Drive

This role is permanent and will involve travel and periods away based on customer sites. The client has several hubs across the UK with the majority of work being around the Bristol/Cheltenham/Corsham and London areas.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criterion will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

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