We are currently seeking a highly skilled and motivated Information Security Consultant to join our clients dynamic team. As an Information Security Consultant, you will play a crucial role in safeguarding the businesses sensitive information, systems, and infrastructure. If you are passionate about cybersecurity and possess strong analytical skills, we invite you to apply.
Type: 6 Month Contract
Rate: £450 - £500 Inside IR35
Information Security Consultant – Responsibilities:
- Conduct regular security assessments and risk analyses to identify vulnerabilities, threats, and potential risks to information systems and infrastructure.
- Develop and implement robust security measures, policies, and procedures to protect company assets, including data, networks, and applications.
- Monitor security logs, intrusion detection systems, and network traffic to detect and respond to potential security incidents promptly.
- Conduct security awareness training programs to educate employees about information security policies, procedures, and best practices.
- Investigate security incidents, conduct root cause analysis, and implement remediation actions to prevent future occurrences.
- Participate in the design and implementation of disaster recovery and business continuity plans to ensure data integrity and system availability during potential disruptions.
Information Security Consultant– Requirements:
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field. Relevant certifications (e.g., CISSP, CISM, CompTIA Security+) are a plus.
- Proven experience as an Information Security Analyst or in a similar role, preferably within the retail industry.
- In-depth knowledge of information security principles, practices, and technologies, including network security, access control, encryption, and vulnerability management.
- Familiarity with industry regulations and frameworks such as PCI-DSS, ISO 27001, and NIST Cybersecurity Framework.
- Proficiency in using security assessment tools, vulnerability scanners, and network monitoring tools.
- Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment, handling multiple priorities and deadlines.
If you feel you have the experience and could be a good fit then please apply or reach out to email@example.com directly. Look forward to speaking with you all!