Senior Information Security Consultant [GC-31]

Bangalore, India

07/20/2019 13:55:07 Glass Cube Consulting Pvt. Ltd.

Senior Information Security Consultant

          Experience: 5 to 12 yrs
          Location: Bangalore   
          Employment Type:  Permanent 

          Educational Qualification: Any Graduates  / Strong background in IT Security Policy

          Job Summary

          Our client, an internationally active provider of IT and back-office services and catering to the BFSI industry is currently on the lookout for an Senior Information Security Consultant for immediate placement in Bangalore.

          In the Position as Senior Information Security Consultant you will be part of the Global IT Security team, based in Amsterdam. This team is responsible for coordinating all activities and improvement processes for Information Security Management and ensuring compliance to the policies by conducting assessments in various aspects of the Information Security Management System.

          You will ensure the implementation of the security program and its policies under the guidance of the Security Manager. Within the business by providing functional guidance to Information Security champions in the organization, within the various IT teams by maintaining baselines for the secure configuration and operations of all systems. You will work to identify risks, threats and vulnerabilities that may arise in our IT landscape and track incidents to closure.

          We are looking for an individual with proven experience in supporting the establishment, implementation, monitoring and enforcement of Information Security standards and policies.

          Your Responsibilities

          • Information Security Strategy & Policies

          • Contribute to the corporate strategy and policy plans for Information Security from the perspective of the IT organization

          • Develop, maintain and publish up-to-date Information Security policies, standards and guidelines

          • Assess the effectiveness of and compliance to security policies, standards and guidelines

          • Assess and support internal and external audit requests related to Information Security

          • Assess and support client due diligence and audits requests related to Information Security

          • Risk & Threat Management

          • Perform Risk Analyses and continuous evaluation of threats

          • Develop remediation actions/plans to mitigate risks and to follow through on identified risks

          • Perform Risk Analyses on corporate and customer data and define appropriate mitigations

          • Oversee vendor Information Security risks and perform periodic audits of third-party service provider’s Information Security

          • Develop and implement actions to counter new threats and reinforce the level of Information Security

          • Is involved in the analysis and handling of information security incidents, maintain a central registration of any incidents and their resolution

          • Monitor the external threat environment for emerging security threats, and advise relevant stakeholders on the appropriate courses of action and/or measures and controls to reduce the risks

          Advice & Improve

          • Play an advisory role in projects to define security requirements and to ensure that security controls are implemented as planned

          • Work collaboratively with groups like IT operations to ensure the consistent implementations of security standards across global technical infrastructure

          • Work with the company's IT department and members of the Information Security team to identify, select, implement and monitor technical controls

          Who we are looking for

          • 5+ years working experience in the Information Security or related field

          • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience with relevant industry certifications (CISSP, CISM, CISA, SANS)

          • Experience with common Information Security management frameworks such as ISO27001, COBIT and NIST

          • Familiarity with current legal and regulatory security compliance programs including but not limited to GDPR

          • Experience with large-scale Information Security and Compliance program initiation

          • In-depth knowledge and understanding of information risk concepts and principles, as a means of relating business needs to security controls

          • Advanced knowledge of Cyber Security principles, IT protocols and experience working with various reporting IT tools/systems and IT industry service management frameworks

          • Proper level of understanding regarding computer security concepts at both technical and procedural level

          • Good understanding of Firewalls, Proxies, SIEM, DLP, Anti-malware, IDPS and Cloud Computing security concepts

          • Good understanding of penetration testing, vulnerability testing, OWASP standards and application development security

          • Project management experience is desirable

          • Possesses strong analytical skills with the ability to analyze complex documents, interpret their relevance and convey complex technical concepts to a non-technical audience

          • Team player with a ‘can-do’ attitude and with a drive to continuously improve

          • Global mindset and willing to travel occasionally, for short periods

          • Awareness of the environment and sensitivity to the organization

          • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills are required. Fluency in English is a must and preferably in Dutch


          You must be

          • Proactive

          • Self-motivated

          • Customer service oriented

          • Team player

          • Independent worker needing little supervision

          • Have attention to detail

          • Overall keen interest in technology

          • Positive and constructive minded

          • Stress-resistant

          • focused on getting solutions

          • Proficient in problem solving

          What you get

          • An international, dynamic and growth oriented environment

          • Outstanding opportunities for personal and professional development

          • International Mobility program to gain experience abroad

          • Competitive salary and benefits

          About the Company

          • Recognized global quality leader in the trust and corporate services sector

          • Listed at Euronext Amsterdam

          • Providing a broad range of commercial, legal and administrative services to multinational corporations, financial institutions, alternative investment funds and entrepreneurs

          • International organization with 2,400 employees

          • 41 offices across 30 countries

          • Delivering local knowledge, on-the-ground expertise and global excellence.