When you join Verizon

Verizon is a leading provider of technology, communications, information and entertainment products, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our ambition and united in our shared purpose to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.

What you’ll be doing...

At Verizon we believe technology should help you achieve more. And we help businesses do exactly that almost daily - co-creating innovative connected products, rapidly and securely deploying apps in the cloud, managing employee-owned devices on a global scale, and deflecting sophisticated hacker attacks. Whether our customers are large global enterprises or an organization with a single store and few employees, we can offer Cybersecurity solutions to meet their needs and help protect them from the edge to the cloud. In support of our world leading position in Cyber Security, we have a requirement for a Senior Cyber Security Consultant who will work with our biggest clients, delivering consulting on the best-in-class security solutions and technologies.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Drive security strategy and transformation for our clients and help develop our security go to market in the relevant sectors
  • Bring your security skills and expertise to work innovatively on industry driven security challenges
  • Develop guidance on mitigation strategies and defense techniques relative to trends and events in the global threat landscape;
  • Assist security staff with incident management, security strategy, and publication of security intelligence;
  • Facilitating information exchange amongst Verizon, the customer, and the customer’s third parties
  • Provide assistance with proactive services that help with prepare, recognize, and respond in anticipation to a specific attack or known attack patterns:
  • Work with cross-functional teams which typically include sales, project management, managed services and external 3rd parties.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field, or relevant work experience
  • Experience working as a Cyber Security Consultant, Security Operations Centre Analyst, and or Professional Services Consultant
  • Network and Web Application vulnerability assessments.
  • SIEM Experience in either Splunk or related tools

Even better if you have:

  • SANS or other Security certifications, such as GCIA, GCIH, GREM, GPEN, CEH, CISSP and / or CISM Certification
  • ITIL Foundations knowledge
  • Knowledge of ISO 27001 requirements
  • Cloud deployment experience - ideally in AWS and/or Azure
  • Understanding of modern technologies used to detect malware and vulnerabilities and protect assets
  • Understanding of modern network and cloud technologies
  • Strong communication skills and ability to engage with customers at both technical and executive levels