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Senior Cybersecurity Consultant

Loop Secure
$160,000 - $190,000 package

Job Description

Company Profile:

Loop Secure is a specialist cybersecurity firm delivering a wide range of services to manage cyber risk and protect business assets. Solutions include Managed Security Services, Offensive Security Services, Cyber Security Consulting and a range of leading security controls. Managed Security Services are delivered from our Cyber Security Operations Centre in Melbourne, Australia. The core service delivered by the SOC is Managed Detection & Response and Incident Response. Loop is an ISO/IEC 27001 certified company and has significant expertise and certifications in cybersecurity consulting and offensive security. 

About the Role:

Loop Secure is seeking a Senior Security Consultant to join their Sydney team. They will be responsible for expanding the business through delivering outcome-based engagements to a variety of clients, and proactively improving the Governance, Risk & Compliance capabilities within the organisations they are engaged with. The Senior Security Consultant will lead small to large projects to assist clients in developing and implementing cybersecurity risk mitigation strategies to support the business and help drive the success of organisational business strategies. The successful applicant will become an integral part of each client's cybsersecurity strategy, developing strong relationships and becoming a trusted partner within each organisation. 


Skills and Experience

Consulting Skills

  • Ability to apply cybersecurity frameworks such as ISO/IEC 27001, CPS 234 and NIST.
  • Ability to develop and utilise the company’s methodologies to provide effective cybersecurity and risk advice.
  • Ability to articulate business implications and accurately calculate risks of findings in relation to the business.
  • Ability to develop and deliver training and/or speaking material for public and/or private events.
  • Proactively researching emerging security risks and controls.

Business Skills

  • Excellent written and verbal skills to clearly explain concepts in non-technical terms.
  • Ability to translate IT and technical risks into business risk for the C-Level and Board.
  • Strong understanding of commercial arrangements for small to large projects and able to demonstrate the value of service offerings to clients.
  • Identifying and articulating security advice aimed at employees, managers and executives.

Leadership Skills

  • Must be open-minded and forward-thinking in terms of vision for the business and team culture.
  • Mentor and coach junior members of the team.

Interpersonal Skills

  • Ability to speak about security and recommend security controls to experienced security professionals and executives confidently and accurately.
  • The ability to work as part of the team.
  • Flexibility and motivation to work across various types of engagements.
  • The ability to multitask and service multiple clients at once.
  • Is detail-orientated, self-motivated and can work independently.

Previous Work Experience

  • Previous or current experience working in a client-facing role is highly regarded.
  • Proven record and experience with cybersecurity consulting, risk management or as a CSO, CISO or Security Manager.
  • PCI DSS QSA qualification is highly regarded but not required.
  • Experience working with, presenting to, liaising with C level and board members