Cybersecurity Consultant

Cybersecurity Consultant

Short job description

As a Team member, you will focus on the implementation and management of European and National research projects in the field of cybersecurity, with a deep understanding of cybersecurity policies, methodologies and the whole cycle of cybersecurity risk management.

Candidates will be preferred if they have experience in working with information security and knowledge of penetration testing, network security, and the techniques used to expose and correct security flaws. They will become a member of a very dynamic research team, and they will be given training, assistance, and opportunities to develop and increase their skills in this competitive area. Renumeration depends on university degree level and previous working experience. Related certificates are an added value for any candidate regardless of the academic level. 

Job Role & Key Responsibilities

  • Monitoring of suitable European innovation dedicated funding schemes;
  • Monitoring and follow-up of project activities.
  • Provide inputs in scientific and research reports.
  • Participate in project meetings and teleconferences.
  • Participate in EU-level working groups and platforms, representing IANUS strategic interests.
  • Prepare project reports and project deliverables.
  • Undertake ISO27001 implementation activities
  • Undertaking tasks in consultancy projects related but not limited to Management Systems, Risk Assessment, Information Classification, Security Awareness, Compliance, ISO/IEC 2700x, PCI-DSS, GDPR
  • Assess clients against a wide variety of security and compliance frameworks including, GDPR, ISO/27001/2 etc.
  • Lead customer risk management engagements and formalized risk analysis engagements and develop recommendations for remediating risk and compliance gaps.
  • Conduct document reviews and interviews against compliance requirements and best-practices
  • Write deliverable reports

Job Requirements

  • University degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a related technical discipline, with an emphasis on cybersecurity or bachelor’s degree in these disciplines with relevant experience. The possession of a Ph.D. degree is a plus.
  • Professional certifications such as CISA, CEH, CompTIA Security+, ISO 27001 Auditor are highly desirable.
  • Strong understanding of current cybersecurity threats, attack vectors, and mitigation techniques.
  • Proficiency in using security tools and technologies, such as firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems, endpoint protection, and SIEM solutions.
  • Familiarity with security standards, regulations, and laws, such as ISO27001, GDPR.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills, with the ability to assess complex security situations and develop effective solutions.
  • Availability to travel for partner meetings and events abroad.
  • Proficiency level in English.

Employment Terms

The position is on a contract basis, which is renewable based on performance. The gross monthly salary depends on the candidate’s qualifications and experience.

Profile of the ideal candidate

  • Good team worker.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong, demonstrated commitment to detailed work and outputs.
  • Able to search and identify relevant information online; persistent in seeking out difficult-to-find information; creative in identifying new sources of information.
  • Good organizational and time management skills.
  • Be systematic and consistent.
  • Able to multitask.
  • Able to communicate with colleagues and collaborators at all levels, in a professional manner.
  • Dynamic, trustworthy and committed.

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Working with us, you will expect

At IANUS, we provide competitive compensation that values both individual and team success. Some of our benefits include:

  •  A unique opportunity for a career in a European-oriented company and selfdevelopment.
  •  Attractive compensation package based on qualifications and experience.
  • Youthful and professional work culture and environment.
  •  International and highly competitive environment in contact with leading-edge technology.
  • 13th salary
  •  Paid 21 days of Annual Leave
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Maternity, Wedding and
  • New Baby Gifts
  • August Flexible working arrangements (hybrid work)
  • Summer Friday’s half day
  • Dynamic, trustworthy and committed.