The Security Testing Consultant will have strong technical skills, people skills, with a minimum of 3 years testing experience and be capable of working under support on complex jobs, and capable of leading and delivering a variety of complex testing scenarios.
The Security Testing Consultant must be capable of carrying out internal and external vulnerability testing and basic web application penetration testing independently.
The Security Testing Consultant must be familiar with and capable of assessing system configurations, including firewalls, network devices and Windows and Linux servers. In addition, the Security Testing Consultant should proactively develop and maintain their own technical skills.
This is a client facing role where your excellent written and verbal communication skills will be vital. With varied assignments working as part of a team or alone, your security skills and understanding of risk will ensure improved security for our clients.
BSI CSIR offers a varied and challenging environment with opportunities to develop and progress within the Cyber Security industry limited only by your ambition.
Ideally you’ll have conducted security assessments under the CHECK Scheme previously and have good people skills, and a strong technical background.
Do you believe the world deserves excellence?
BSI CSIR is a leading provider of cyber-security and information assurance services with a reputation for service excellence and technical security expertise.
Headquartered Milton Keynes, UK, BSI CSIR is a BSI Professional Services company, enabling delivery of services throughout Europe and on a global basis.
Our customer base includes Government, Critical National Infrastructure, the financial sector, and blue chip multinationals. We can offer an excellent training programme, career progression, and a good starting package, plus the opportunity to work on a wide variety of exciting projects as part of a talented, supportive team.
BSI CSIR is a leading independent provider of cyber security and information assurance services and a member of key cyber security and information assurance schemes including:
As a growing business we’re always on the look out for top talent located across the UK to join our Security Testing team as a Consultant.
To be successful in this role you’ll have a passion for technology and good awareness of the associated security risks. You should have a strong technical background including experience of networks and Operating Systems. Self-motivation and the ability to effectively manage your own time and responsibilities is crucial to being successful in delivering the high quality Cyber Security services that BSI CSIR clients expect.
You should be able to demonstrate your skills and experience as a CHECK Team Member (CTM) or equivalent qualifications such as CREST Registered Penetration Tester or Tigerscheme Qualified Security Team Member (QSTM).
Due to the nature of the work you will need to be capable of holding (or already have) UK Government Clearance to SC level.
What we offer
We offer a competitive starting salary, 26 days annual leave with the opportunity to increase this to 30 days from 2019, company-paid private medical insurance, an excellent company-contributed pension scheme, and a wide range of flexible benefits that you can tailor to suit your life-style.