Principal Security Consultant, CISSP, CSSLP, GWAPT, Python,

£80000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits, Pension and Healthcare
20 Sep 2018
18 Oct 2018
Zhane Dacres
Employer Sector
Engineering & Electronics
Contract Type
Full Time

Principal Security Consultant, CISSP, CSSLP, GWAPT, Python, Node.js, Jenkins.

A leading provider of E-commerce service is seeking a Principal Security Consultant to help shape and guide their security processes and solutions.


Monitor security tools for potential threats
Initiate escalation/mitigation procedure to counteract potential threats/vulnerabilities
Provide Incident remediation and prevention documentation. Provide security expertise during incident responses
Document and conform to processes related to security monitoring
Provide customer service that exceeds our stakeholder' expectations
Review threat activity and create automated logic for detection
Provide reporting on service status and pertinent threats to our clients environment
Assist with the development of processes and procedures to improve incident response times, analysis of incidents, and overall SecOps functions


Advanced command of Linux systems administration and working with BASH
Intermediate possession of a diverse log message and windows event vocabulary
Advanced understanding of Windows or Linux logging / auditing capabilities
Experience with configuration and troubleshooting of network switches, routers, and
Advanced understanding of networking including TCP/IP
Advanced experience with network monitoring and packet analysis tools
Intermediate understanding of HTTP, SSL/TLS, SOAP, and reverse proxies
Intermediate understanding of a cloud environment and infrastructure (AWS, Azure,
Google Cloud, etc.)
Experience using security tools. eg, IDS/IPS, WAF, etc.
Understanding of the Top 20 Critical Security Controls for Effective Cyber defence
Intermediate understanding of the OWASP Top 10
Depth of Security Information & Event Management (SIEM)
concepts and functionality
Intermediate experience with vulnerability scanning and reconnaissance methods
Strong time management skills with the ability to multitask
Ability to work weekends and evenings on an on-call rota.
Detail oriented individuals that work well in a team environment and have a hunger
Analytical and problem-solving skills
Demonstrable verbal and written communication experience
Experience with ticketing systems, to include understanding work-flow, ticket routing and resolution documentation
Operations Experience (SOC Operations an advantage)
Experience working in a customer service-oriented organization
At least two security certifications such as SANS, EC-Council, or ISC2

Salary: 90K +,Benefits - Annual Holiday - Life Insurance,

Tech Shack: Linux, Windows, SIEM, SOC operations, (Python, Perl, BASH. SQL)

Location: London
Principal Security Consultant, CISSP, CSSLP, GWAPT, Python, Node.js, Jenkins.