Consultant – Cyber Security

Are you an experienced Cyber Security Consultant?

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:

Excellent knowledge of one or more of the following areas

  • 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

Essential 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:

  • You will be provided with a company phone and other accessories relevant to your job
  • Flexibility to manage your own diary
  • 25 paid holidays in a year
  • Significant growth opportunities
  • Access to Employee Assistance Program
  • Work alongside highly experienced consultants in a small team – giving you the opportunity to get involved in a range of complex IT security issues, as well as develop essential business and leadership skills
  • At RightCue, we value diversity and are committed to providing equal opportunities. We focus on what you achieve, not how long you spend. Therefore, we offer a good work-life balance, an exciting range of financial benefits and a great working environment.
  • We support our people in expanding their skills base by providing on the job learning, apprenticeships, training and study opportunities. You receive ample opportunities to take up new challenges, prove your mettle and achieve new professional skills.

If you would like to apply for this position, please email your latest CV to

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