Wednesday, September 11, 2013

ICT Security Consultant Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Position Title: Security Consultant
Office Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Organization Profile:

Our client is an Information Security service and training company, initially created to utilize the skills of renowned professionals in Information Security, as a direct response to what they felt was a lack of practical training in the industry. 


  • Deliver information security consultancy services to clients in the area of IT governance, standard compliance (ISO27001, PCI DSS, and Business Continuity).
  • Consultation will also include the delivery of training services in the same domains;
  • Assist the business development team in the development of business proposals and respond to tenders and request for proposals (bonus-linked based on performance)
  • Work with a wide variety IT personnel to identify and work with systems experts to understand the nature of the stored data and Keys systems
  • Work with and understand the data needs of in-house and outside counsel
  • Keep an accurate log of the process steps you follow
  • As necessary, testify as to the data collection and identification processes that were followed
  • Be able to explain complex technical topics to people without a technical background in written and verbal formats
  • Prepare special reports, as requested, on the discovery process or costs
  • Prepare regular reports on the status of ongoing electronic discovery requests
  • Be able to rapidly learn and understand the basics of any application or technology
  • Create documentation to document processes and ongoing associated enhancements
  • Act as part of the team in responding to internal and external partners  who alert on potential incidents and attacks
  • Escalates problems in a timely manner
  • Acts as a backup for other team members
  • Builds and sustains collaborative relationships with multiple departments and stakeholders
Key Education and Experience Skills
  • ISO27001 Lead Auditor, ISO27001 Lead Implementer
  • Degree or Postgraduate degree in IT
  • Ethical Ninja, CEH, Ethical hacking course
  • Ability to communicate effectively to middle and senior management to present business solutions, audit findings and reports
  • Ability to write effective technical and management business proposals
  • Ability to manage the delivery of consultancy projects involving both
  • technical and management consultants
  • Experience in implementing IT (preferably IT Security) projects and has practical knowledge of IT and IT security technologies and products.
  • Ability to work with little or no supervision after initial briefing.
  • Knows when to notify management when deadlines are at risk.
  • Act as influencer of peers and management
  • Ability to communicate concisely, effectively and directly to executive management
  • Train others and lead cross team coordination of work
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