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Senior Security Consultant – QSA

Location: Stockholm | Sweden
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: €80000 – €120000
Sector: Security Products & Services

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Name: James Spear
Senior Security Consultant.
Senior Qualified Security Assessors (QSA).
My client is one of the most reputable and best in class cyber security organisations, with a true global footprint and a remarkable team consisting of numerous industry leading experts.
My client are hiring for numerous Security consultants, specialising in QSA  (Qualified Security Assessors). This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of a highly respected and globally-renowned team that is helping organisations design, evolve and drive their cybersecurity programs. They are one of the top players around offensive security, digital forensics, threat hunting and cybersecurity compliance, offering employees fantastic training and career development opportunities.
As a security consultant you will work with businesses, improving their cybersecurity posture and reducing the likelihood of suffering a data breach. Senior QSAs work closely with Senior Management to deliver strategic security assurance services.
The Senior QSA will be introduced to a variety of key accounts across several industries and to a wide range of cybersecurity programs. Consultants will always be a key part of a team that advises customers, develop internal resources and deliver top quality service.
Key Responsibilities
  • Provide current and relevant cybersecurity advise and remediation support to our customers.
  • Managing a wide range of level-1 PCI DSS engagements, including performing QSA-assisted SAQ reviews and conducting formal end-to-end PCI DSS assessments.
  • Execute other types of cybersecurity programs assessments (NIST, CMMC, etc.) across a range of industries.
  • Manage unexpected project conditions during client engagements, work with your team and escalate early.
  • Perform scoping reviews and gap assessments, support continuous compliance programs.
  • Collect, classify and analyse scoping documents.
  • Manage customers’ expectations in relation to project status and deadlines.
  • Support the Sales Team to ensure correct translation of customers’ needs into accurate statements of work.
  • Work with the Sales Team to identify additional opportunities in customer organisations.
  • Research a wide variety of cybersecurity fields
  • Finalising reports and engagements in a timely fashion
  • Proven experience with one Information Security Management System (COBIT, ISO 27001).
  • Senior QSAs are expected to be travelling approximately 20% of their time with the company.
Key Competencies
  • Solid understanding of the PCI DSS, with no less than 3 years of level 1 assessment experience.
  • Proven experience with one Information Security Management System (COBIT, ISO 27001).
  • Ability to review and provide advice on secure software development lifecycles.
  • Proven experience with scanning and Penetration Testing tools.
  • A broad knowledge of IP networks, its protocols, and different system architectures.
  • Remarkable interpersonal and communication skills. Active listening ability.
  • Strong time management skills and the ability to deal with multiple competing priorities.
Required Certifications (at least one)
  • Current PCI QSA qualification
  • Information Security: CISSP, CISM, ISO 27001 LI, RISS
  • Audit: CISA, GSNA, ISO 27001 LA/IA, IRCA ISMS Auditor, IIA CIA
Other Relevant Education items (not required)
  • Having a MSc in Information Security, or equivalent educational experience.
  • One of the following certifications: CSSLP, CASE, GSSP, GWEB, CEH, OSCP, PenTest+ or GPEN