Risk Advisory – Infrastructure Security (Ethical Hacker) – Consultant/ Senior Consultant

  • Deloitte
  • Midrand, South Africa
  • 17/11/2021
Full time

Description

The main purpose of the job is to support the engagement Manager/Senior Manager in the delivery of services on delegated client engagement/ projects.

Focus on the delivery of client engagements and shares knowledge and experience with others

Able to produce high quality deliverables.   

Specialised Technical Capabilities:

Supports the Development and Implementation on of Cyber Risk Solutions:

·  Ability to develop and execute strategies, architectures, and roadmaps to provide client with need-based, value-adding, and cost-effective Cyber risk solutions

   o  Ability to analyse the client’s cyber security infrastructures to enable targeted and data-driven enhancements

   o  Keeps in mind the client’s business needs when developing assessment frameworks to ensure effective, targeted, and actionable analyses

   o  Applies multiple security testing methodologies and techniques to assess client’s security infrastructures and identify / evaluate vulnerabilities

   o  Gathers data and determines priority criteria to build an integrated roadmap that addresses all facets of an Cyber Assessment or implementation

   o  Assesses cyber security policies and procedures to analyse compliance with regulatory requirements and evaluate overall operational efficiency; provides clients with mitigating solutions

   o  Is proficient with multiple domain-specific cyber security technology solutions and is able to effectively integrate them to meet and exceed client’s needs

   o  Enables sustainability and continuous improvement of cyber security solutions by assessing and enhancing client’s cyber security governance infrastructure

   o  Understands and applies cyber threat intelligence and profiling to the design and assessment of client systems

   o  Tests the effectiveness of client’s cyber security technologies to identify and articulate opportunities for improvement across the digital, physical, and social elements of the client

   o  Conducts complex business process assessments to help clients identify, analyse, and prioritize gaps and risks; applies findings to make recommended upgrades aligned to the overall strategy

   o  Develops effective and sustainable technology and Cyber risk management strategies by tailoring leading Cyber frameworks on key clients’ business and technology needs

   o  Understands the interaction of business and technology processes / risks and can explain it in business terms to both technical and non-technical audiences

Technical competencies:

·  Good understanding of an IP address and how it works

·  Deep knowledge ability to perform:

   o  security reviews of architecture and application designs

   o  mobile, complex application, infrastructure, as well as social engineering assessments and penetration testing

   o  Exploit vulnerabilities to gain access, and expand access to remote systems

   o  Assist with building, hardening, and maintaining systems used for penetration testing

   o  Research cutting edge security topics and new attack vectors

·  Demonstrates Thorough Knowledge And/or Proven Record of Success in Security Technologies Such As Firewalls, IDS/IPS, Endpoint Security Solutions, Access Control Systems, And Other Related Security Technologies

·  In depth understanding of operating systems, network/system architecture, and IT architecture design.

·  In depth understanding of infrastructure and network architecture and design, LAN/WAN implementation, and Windows/Linux environments.

·  Understanding of threats, vulnerabilities, and exploits in different environments and appropriate mitigation techniques.

·  Understanding of relevant Cyber/Information/Cloud security related laws and regulations

Good technical capability and technical certifications in the following areas:

·  An industry leading qualification such as CREST, OSCE, OSCW, Crest, Check

·  CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker)

·  OSCP (Offensive Security Certified Professional

·  GCIH (GIAC Certified Incident Handler)

·  Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

·  Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (CISSP-ISSAP)

·  Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (CISSP-ISSEP)

·  Information Systems Security Management Professional (CISSP-ISSMP)

·  OEM product certifications

·  Ability to identify patterns, and analyse and improve processes (business analysis)

·  Software development and engineering including DevSecOps: fundamentals and experience

·  IT System and networks design, build and administration

·  Project Management including Agile Project Management (SAFE Agile, etc.)

·  Microservices, containerisation, server-less/FaaS and DevOps toolsets (CI/CD pipeline)

·  Software Programming/Coding in variety of languages

·  Related Technical fundamentals at that point in time and what the market is procuring

Behavioural Competencies:

·  Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

·  Effective engagement management

·  Able to deliver engagements on time and within budget

·  Proven ability to make decisions and the right judgement calls

·  Ability to provide leadership and guidance/coaching to junior member of the team

·  Ability to inspire and enthuse others to commitment and involvement taking accountability for larger engagements

·  Manages large engagement / multiple engagement deadlines holistically, identifying risks and escalating. 

·  Able to work under pressure

·  Ownership of deliverables driving team quality and risk management.

Qualifications

Minimum qualifications:

Relevant Degree, Honours or post graduate diploma, professional qualifications e.g. B.Sc, BCom, or B.Ing/Eng or MSc

Desired qualifications:

Advanced certifications, diplomas, professional certifications, advanced degrees in Cyber or information security - examples include:

·  CISM (Certified Information Security Manager)

·   CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional)

·  An industry leading qualification such as CREST, OSCE, OSCW, Crest, Check

·  CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker)

·  OSCP (Offensive Security Certified Professional

·  GCIH (GIAC Certified Incident Handler)

·  Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or suitable hands-on experience is required.

Experience:

3+ years of progressive experience with role(s) in a professional, consulting services (including Boutique Security Firm), public and/or private sector organizations is required.

·  Excellent understanding of an IP addressing and how it works (IPv4 and IPv6)

·  Deep knowledge and experience with ability to perform:

   o  security reviews of architecture and application designs

   o  mobile, complex application, infrastructure, as well as social engineering assessments and penetration testing

   o  Exploit vulnerabilities to gain access, and expand access to remote systems

   o  Assist with building, hardening, and maintaining systems used for penetration testing

   o  Research cutting edge security topics and new attack vectors

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