As a Cyber Security Consultant, you will have wide-ranging responsibility for all aspects of cyber security. You’ll be working within the core team of security specialists, including but not limited to; engineers, architects, analysts, intelligence analysts and ethical hackers.
You will be specifically tasked with monitoring, threat intelligence and scaling the engineering capabilities. You will also be working with external suppliers to make sure the integrity of the systems. You will also be building and deploying security operations environments, as well as building more monitoring capabilities for specific products using AWS.
A Cyber Security Consultant must understand IT security from the ground-up. That means organisations and consulting firms will need at least a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Cyber Security or a related field (e.g. Engineering). Security Consultants are expected to have at least 3-5 years of professional experience before companies and organisations will consider hiring them.
Like Security Architects and Security Engineers, A Cyber Security Consultant is a creative builder, complex problem-solver and savvy analyst. You’ll be dealing with a huge range of variables when you design and assess security systems.
Cyber Security Consultant Qualifications/Requirement
– 2+ years of systems operational security (network/application security).
– 2+ years experience in security engineering (authentication and security protocols/cryptography)
– 2+ years knowledge of system security vulnerabilities/remediation techniques.
– 2 years in-depth Linux experience
– Strong Scripting abilities (preferably Java)
How to apply: Interested and qualified candidates for the Cyber Security Consultant job should visit the application website for more information
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