Principal Cyber Security Consultant – Defence   

Posted 12 April 2024
Salary Competitive
Job type Contract
Discipline Cyber Security
Contact NameJamie Stewart
Remote working Hybrid/Flexible

Job description

Principal Cyber Security Consultant – Defence   
Inside IR35
Candidates must have SC and can Undergo MOD DV
Southeast UK
Length of contract:  6 months / 12 months

Essential Skills:
  • Passion for and understanding of cyber security trends and threats.
  • Strong technical competency, particularly in Networking TCP/IP and DNS.
  • Familiarity with NIST Cyber Security and Risk Management publications.
  • Effective business acumen and understanding of organizational cyber security challenges.
  • Ability to evaluate cyber security risk across technical, system process, and organizational levels.
  • Proficiency in documenting and articulating cyber security risk management approaches to key stakeholders.
  • Current or previous Government Security Clearance.
Desired Skills and Experience:
  • Familiarity and experience with HMG Ministry of Defence Secure-by-Design processes.
  • Knowledge of US Government and NATO cyber security processes.
  • Experience in cyber security policy development and technical security standards.
  • Understanding of cloud security principles, preferably Azure or AWS.
  • Familiarity with DevSecOps Engineering Platforms and micro-service containerized solutions.
  • Experience in shaping and delivering security transformation projects.