Senior Information Security Consultant /Penetration Tester

Worthing, West Sussex, £50K Plus great benefits
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Senior Information Security Consultant /Penetration Tester

Worthing, West Sussex

£50K Plus great benefits

Senior Information Security Consultant required by vibrant and ever expanding FTSE 250 based in  Worthing. This role will be based within their dedicated security team who are responsible for security across the group.  It sets out group wide security strategy, implements security plans and monitors compliance against security policies. This role could suit a penetration tester who would like to move into apps security.

Key Responsibilities

  • Take ownership of the Group Cyber Security Incident Management plan and processes, continuously improving these through testing and review
  • Perform security assessments on systems and applications to identify weakness and support mitigation actions
  • Perform security assessments on new projects and suppliers to identity risks and support mitigation actions
  • Help define and implement Security Improvement projects to mitigate security risks
  • Provide guidance to business units and supporting functions to effectively manage security risks
  • Work with other internal and external technology partners to define and implement Security Policies, Controls and Technical standards.
  • Monitor threat profiles based on changes of external and internal environments, define and implement appropriate mitigation activities.


Key Requirements

  • Significant penetration testing experience and the desire to  move into apps security.
  • Strong IT technical knowledge
  • Track record of being able to work on new projects and initiatives and provide security advice and guidance.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills and able to liaise confidently with a range of internal and external stakeholders at all levels
  • Able to organise, plan and prioritise work
  • Capable of working independently and as part of a team
  • Able to analyse and interpret information, reporting conclusions in formats aligned to the target audience
  • Strong analytical and decision making skills
  • Good Microsoft Office skills
  • Willingness to travel to other sites is expected, including some overnight stays.
  • Willingness to receive alerts and lead incident response out of hours where required
  • UK Security Vetting clearance to required level of SC or above, or ability to attain such clearance


For a full consultation on this role please email your CV to Rebecca. 


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