IT security Consultant

Perm
New York
Posted 2 days ago

IT security Consultant

Salary: $110k plus

Are you results driven? A strong conceptual thinker? Do you work well under pressure? Do you have team-oriented interpersonal skills and the ability to converse with a broad range of people? Netsource Solutions are seeking to hire an IT security Consultant for one of our Fortune 500 clients here in NEW YORK

Responsibilities:

  • Identify information security weaknesses and/or gaps in the current operations
  • Keep to and bring information security operations up to industry standards and on par with peer organizations
  • Evaluate information security policies, processes, and technical controls through interviews, documentation reviews, and comprehensive technical assessments.
  • Serve as an expert in clients Information Security offerings, policies, procedures and standards
  • Contribute to the ongoing enhancement of the company’s vulnerability assessment capabilities through the development and implementation of improved methodology, processes, infrastructure, tools, and deliverables.
  • Work collaboratively with leadership and team members to anticipate the client’s needs, creating solutions that will adhere to the business objectives.
  • Create detailed risk assessment reports which explain identified security weaknesses, describe potential business risks, present prioritized recommendations for remediation, and estimate costs and effort levels for remediation.
  • Ensure the delivery of information security services meets contract requirements and is consistent with any applicable standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Participate in the development and implementation of information security policies, strategies, procedures and settings to ensure confidentiality, integrity and availability of customer’s environment and data.
  • Participate in the strategic design process to translate security and business requirements into processes and systems; evaluating new / emerging security products and technologies and making recommendations to customer leadership in regards to the security posture impact on the organization.
  • Help to establish documentation standards by implementing system to collect and document technical policies and procedures.

 Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • At least 3 years of experience managing and consulting in Information Security
  • Exceptional writing and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Experience with information security internal & external audits, governance and risk management, 3rd party risk assessments, contract compliance, and quality initiatives.
  • Knowledge of security areas such as Auditing, Policy, Database Security, Firewall Design and Implementation, Risk Analysis, Identity Management, Access/Entitlements Management, or Web Services is very desirable.
  • Experience researching, designing, engineering, implementing, and supporting information security & directory technology systems (both software & hardware).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) designation or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

If you feel you fit the bill, hit the apply now button and submit your resume to David Blackston or call David on + 1 212 239 7928

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