Cyber Security Consultant

Cyber Security Consultant
*Role now filled*

We are looking for a Cyber Security Consultant to join our brilliant team. This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a professional and challenging environment where the standards are consistently set high.

You should be a good communicator, enthusiastic and eager to learn. This is a client-facing job and you may be required to extensively travel around the UK, once the pandemic situation improves. Therefore, you should have a valid UK driving licence. Due to the nature of our work you will be expected to maintain high security and confidentiality of data.

You should ideally have one or more of the following or equivalent qualifications – CREST/ TIGER accreditation, C-EH, OSCP, CISSP, CE Plus assessor qualification.

Key responsibilities:

  • Perform security reviews for firewalls, web applications, networks, Windows, Linux, MacOS and other operating systems
  • Review of access controls, computer configuration, Active Directory, and system group policies
  • Perform vulnerability assessments on systems, networks and websites using automated scanning tools and other network discovery and analysis tools
  • Maintain working papers to ensure that adequate documentation exists to support the completed audit and conclusions
  • Prepare and present written and oral reports and other technical information in a pertinent, concise, and accurate manner for distribution to clients
  • Provide proactive advice to clients on good security practices

Technical skills and knowledge:

  • Knowledge of IT networks, anti-malware technologies, security concepts, encryption, access controls and configuration management
  • Ability to review technical controls around Active Directory, Group Policies, Software patches
  • Deep technical knowledge of hacking and penetration testing techniques, methodologies and tools across all common platforms
  • Understanding of the foundations of information and cybersecurity, assurance, risk and threat management, incident response
  • Intermediate scripting skills required, for example, Ruby, Python and Power Shell
  • Log collection and analysis

Professional skills:

  • Be proficient in the application of Information Assurance methodologies and frameworks in a range of scenarios
  • Ability to gather data, compile information, and prepare professional reports
  • Ability to communicate with and understand the requirements of clients
  • Fluent in written communications and able to articulate complex issues in plain language
  • Ability to conduct effective research, using literature and other media
  • Flexible attitude and ability to perform under pressure
  • Ability to work independently and to take responsibility
  • Maintain a productive, professional and secure working environment
  • Ability to interpret written requirements and technical specification documents

What you will get:

  • Comparative salary
  • Hybrid working
  • Flexibility to manage your own diary
  • Free on-site car parking (when required)
  • Home office set up support
  • MacBook Pro / iPhone
  • 25 paid holidays + 8 bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Company credit/debit card (role specific)
  • Growth opportunities – apprenticeships, training, professional qualifications/memberships
  • Study leave (when required)
  • Work/life balance

If you would like to apply for this position, or other cyber security consultant jobs, please email your latest CV to

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