Senior Security Consultant

  • Job Reference: HQ00009542
  • Date Posted: 7 March 2018
  • Recruiter: E-Resourcing
  • Location: Brussels
  • Salary: £1.00 to £2.00
  • Sector: IT (general)
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Security Consultant

Job role description:

As a member of the Security Governance department, the Security Consultant assists the team on making sure the policy framework is aligned with threat landscape, business transformation, technology capabilities and organisational structure.

As the other team member, the candidate will become accountable for specific-scoped assignments and must be able to:

identify and prepare amendments to the policy framework by:

writing functional security requirements in collaboration with our CSIRT team which provide a sufficient protection for resources based on Attack Vector

verify making sure those function security requirements can be met using available technology

assist the Enterprise Security Architecture team in mapping security requirements to IT Architecture Building Block used by IT to create High-Level Design

assist the Enterprise Security Architecture team in defining Security Requirements for Security Solution Building Block

assist IT in identifying and providing remediation to possible compliance issues

develop High Level Security Requirements to translate to leadership team (Director-level) detail security requirements for them to understand the security impact on their business

work with both our CSIRT & Enterprise Security Architecture teams to maintain Attack Vector on Architecture Building Block updated


Applied and integrated a broad variety of security technologies, producing layered, defence-in-depth security architectures

Applied Information Security industry standards / best practice frameworks (e.g. SANS 20) in large organisations

Maintained a holistic perspective on the security capabilities needed to support or deliver the enterprise's strategic goals and objectives

Fully aware of available security capabilities and challenges related to: IoT, Big Data, Cloud (SaaS, IaaS, PaaS), API Management, Identity & Access Management, Application Security, Safe development environment, ICS, BYOD & mobility

Familiar with regulatory and legal requirements related to information Security and Data protection

You have already worked in both very dynamic and very formal environments and can combine strengths of both

Soft Skills:

You are a doer, are result-oriented and you don't lose focus

You are passionate about cyber security and you are to keep pace with emerging technologies and trends, standards and products

You can write in simple terms and short sentences formal information such as control procedure or security requirements

You are intuitive and quickly see if something doesn't look right

You can be imaginative to solve complex problems

You are self-aware as you will collaborate with everybody to stay up-to-date, to maintain trust and make use of everybody's skillset

You are honest and loyal you can report sensitive matters in confidence and you can also tell when you don't know

You understand that good is better than perfect

Professional Skills:

ISMS standards & frameworks: ISO 27001, ISO 62443, SANS CSC20, ISF SoGP 2016, OWASP…

Networking technology: Routing & switching standards, VPN (IPSec, MPLS) standards…

IT and security infrastructure standards: XML (incl. XSLT, SPML, SOAP, XACML, SAML...), ESB, Directory technologies & AAA, DBMS, O/S (mobile & server) & related management systems, OASIS WS-* …


Fluency in English language in addition to your mother language both verbal and written, with the ability to communicate clearly