Security analyst and consultant

Posted: Aug. 29, 2020, 11:36 a.m. - Full Time - Hyderabad

We are looking for a strategic, detail-oriented individual to join our team as a Security Consultant. Responsibilities will include assessing potential security threats or breaches and creating contingency plans for when breaches occur.

To be successful as a Security Consultant, should have excellent attention to detail as well as strong strategic planning skills. Outstanding Security Consultants display great communication and interpersonal skills, as well as top-notch technical skills.

Security Consultant Responsibilities:

  • Testing and analyzing assets for potential security threats.
  • Identifying possible security threats and determining the best security measures.
  • Designing, implementing, and maintaining security protocols, policies, plans, and systems to cover all possible security threats.
  • Coordinating and briefing a team of security specialists and assigning tasks.
  • Meeting with clients to discuss security measures, provide information and explained the designed system.
  • Running risk assessment and security tests and designing countermeasures to eliminate as many potential risks as possible.
  • Compiling and presenting reports on the test results.
  • Suggesting improvements to existing security systems.
  • Remaining up to date with the latest security systems, tools, trends, and technology.
  • Training staff to recognize and defend against security breaches and risks.

Security Consultant Requirements:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Law Enforcement, Criminal Science, Computer Science, Security, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in security management or similar.
  • Excellent technical skills for building security architecture aligned with the business's requirements.
  • Strong computer coding and endpoint security skills.
  • Great communication skills and the ability to present technical jargon in an understandable way.
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, and decision-making skills.
  • A highly logical, honest, and objective nature.
  • Good teamwork and time management skills.