Cybersecurity consultants (m/f)

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6 mois renouvelables
Westhouse Consulting GmbH
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Cybersecurity consultants (m/f)

Westhouse is a leading recruitment company that operates globally in the field of personnel selection, placement and project management.

For our client we are currently looking for a
Cybersecurity consultants (m/f)

General information
Reference: 94121
Location: Paris
Volume: Full time
Duration: 6 mois renouvelables

Your Skills
- Risk approach and risks analysis experience is preferred
- Experience in advisory on IT security topics
- Be able to have a pragmatic approach based on security & cost efficiency
- Ability to provide synthetic reporting on regular activities
- Challenging mindset
- Fluent in English
- Ability to lead his/her workplan autonomously

Your Tasks
- Application pentest activities management ~2/3FTE NB: the Testing Campaign is performed by external 3rd party.
- Definition of the local pentest strategy fitting local stakes in compliance with the Group Guidelines
- Definition of the local scope of applications to be pentested during annual campaign in collaboration with local IT & Business teams.
- Interactions with Group IS team to provide information on the local Pentest Campaign
- Contribution to each unitary pentets planification and prerequisites preparation (~40/50 a year)
- Assistance to the differents stakeholders (IT project manager (MOA), Business, vendor, infrastucture provider, etc.) to understand pentest findings and help them to identify remediation = this require to be able to understand technical issues (pentest report) and explain them to both technical parts (infrastrucre team,etc.) and non technical parts (Business, Vendor).
- Challenge the reports provided by pentesters in order to ensure the criticity of the vulnerabilities found is adapted to the local context (business impac)
- Follow-up regularly with teams the remediation of vulnerabilities
- When possible, contribute to check remediation status provided before launching the official "retest" to close the vulnerability
- Ensure management of regular reportings requested by the Group (progression status on pentest campaign, vulnerability remediation, etc.) and local Management
- Share regularly the update about pentest progression to local CISO and animate the community of IT stakeholders (projects manager) related to this topics
- Contribute to the implementation of Cost Efficiency measures identified in the 2017 Pentest Strategy
- Provide Information Security expertise to IT project manager and Businesses with an IT security risk oriented approach ~1/3 FTE Information Security Expert (external sourcing) with 5 to 10 years of professional experience 1/Implement the annual Penetration Testing Campaign on Application/System and support them to solve Information Security issues related 2/Ensure Application/System related projects comply with Security requirements.

We look forward to receiving your application documents in electronic form.