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Technical Security Consultant (Risk and Consulting)

Business Role Type
Business Support Role
Business Support Departments
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As the Technical Security Consultant, you will be liaising with project stakeholders, contributing throughout the project lifecycle and representing Information Security at project meetings. You will be responsible for ensuring that requirements are aligned with Information Security strategy and direction, carrying out risk assessments, providing advice and attending project meetings and approval boards.  You will be called upon to provide input into HLD and LLDs, advise on policy and process, and to take part in Transition Team engagements.

You will also collaborate with the wider Information Security function - mainly the Security Operations Centre, Threat Intel, and Security Architecture teams.

Experience and Qualifications Required

You will have a relevant qualification such as CISSP, CCSP, ISO27001 LA, SABSA, TOGAF.  You will come from a Security Architecture, Security Consultancy or Security Analyst/Testing background, and be familiar with secure system development processes. Experience and knowledge of Cloud and container technologies (Azure, AWS, GCP, K8s, Docker), DevOps, mobile devices and web-related technologies (web applications, web services, API Management, service orientated architectures) are desirable. Strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities are essential to this role.

Skills and Experience you need to have:

  • Experience of risk management and risk assessment
  • Experience of at least one formal risk assessment methodology (ISO27005, IAS1/2, etc.)
  • Architectural and/or technical background with hands-on experience
  • Good experience of threat modelling
  • Knowledge of risk and control assessment
  • IT architecture and design
  • Excellent relationship management and interpersonal skills
  • The skill to see through the murk to drive a pragmatic solution
  • Experience working in a team and working autonomously
  • Familiarity with FCA regulation

About Admiral

Our success goes hand-in-hand with having a strong culture. Our philosophy is simple yet effective: people who like what they do, do it better. Our culture is honest, open and wholeheartedly focused on four key areas: Communication, Equality, Reward & Recognition, and Fun.

The Recruitment Officer looking after this role is Valvanuz Guerrero. If you’d like to know any more about the position, please feel free to drop her an email or give her a call on the Recruitment line - 0800 118 1619.

At Admiral, we are proud to be a diverse business where we put our people and customers first. We understand that a good work life balance is important, and we want you to have an element of freedom to define a working lifestyle that supports this. We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask your Recruitment Officer for more information.