SaaS Security Posture Management Consultant

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  • Contract 120 days
  • £500 - £520 (GBP) / day
  • Knutsford, England, United Kingdom
    and remote
  • ASAP

As an experienced SSPM Consultant, you will assist in the strategic design, implementation, and ongoing optimisation of Security Monitoring Project initiatives Primary Responsibilities

Description

As an experienced SSPM Consultant, you will assist in the strategic design, implementation, and ongoing optimisation of Security Monitoring Project initiatives 

Primary Responsibilities

  • Apply security skills to design, build and protect enterprise systems, applications, data, assets and people.
  • Provide services to safeguard information, infrastructures, applications and business against Cyber Threats
  • Develop telemetry solution to give full observability of malicious traffic.
    Investigate strategic XDR solution.
  • Secure 3rd Party SaaS configuration – Uplift security posture management controls to reflect greater business dependency and increased targeting of third and fourth-party providers to FIS
  • Work with global teams to provide consistent processes and solutions.
  • Competency to lead technical and strategic conversations with respect to SSPM / CSPM and can advise partners on complex technical designs and deployments.

Technical Skills & Competencies

  • 3 – 4+ years of Industry experience
  • Strong Experience on public cloud Azure and AWS Cloud Platforms
  • Experience in translating HLD, LLD into infra build requirements.
  • Experience designing and building high-performance, secure, scalable, observable, supportable, and maintainable backend services.
  • SSPM or CSPM knowledge, policies and configurations.
  • API Knowledge – integration of SaaS 3rd Party applications with on-prem tooling using APIs
  • Knowledge of Salesforce, ServiceNow, 0365 SaaS applications and security aspects of these applications
  • SSPM experience using Microsoft Defender for Cloud and/or any experience on AppOmni
  • Strong understanding of industry security framework and benchmarks such as NIST and CIS
  • Previous experience with SIEM tools and integration 
  • Security Engineering experience
  • Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills across complex systems.
  • Able to articulate complicated processes to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Experience creating designs for implementation of commercial off the shelf products 
  • Experience of dealing with incident, problem, and change management processes. 

Desirable

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or a related discipline. 
  • Previous experience in the financial sector 
  • Good awareness of Enterprise Security and Cyber Security as problem domains
  • Demonstrates excellent judgment for balancing between rapid development, long-term code maintainability and supportability.
  • Believes in the power of and the need for writing automated tests as part of development."

Skills

Business Activities
Change Management
Incident Management
Problem Management
Service Design
Stakeholder Communication
Environments
Cyber
Security
Software as a service (SaaS)
General Software
Microsoft Office 365
IT Infrastructure Expertise
Azure Cloud
Troubleshooting
IT Infrastructure Products
Amazon AWS
Salesforce
ServiceNow
IT Infrastructure Technologies & Protocols
Cloud security Posture Management
SaaS Service Posture Management
IT Network Expertise
Strategy
IT Security Expertise
Centre for Internet Security (CIS)
Cyber security standards
Information Security Forum (ISF)
NIST
Risk analytics and management
Security Engineering
Security information and event management (SIEM)
Service Delivery Scope
Technical Projects
Software Development
API
Testing
Automated Testing

Industry Experience

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