When you join Verizon

Verizon is one of the world’s leading providers of technology and communications services, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our shared ambition 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...

Verizon is a Fortune 500 company and prides in servicing 99% of Fortune 500 companies and Government agencies for advanced networking and security solutions. Verizon is looking for an experienced senior security consultant in the field of Governance, Risk, and Compliance with a focus on PCI, Swift and European payment directives.

We have proven and extensive professional services offerings for all Payment Card Industry Security Standards (including DSS, 3DS, PIN, (PA)-P2PE, PA-DSS/SSF) and Swift CSP services and the candidate will be responsible for delivering security consulting services. Our team also yearly publishes the industry leading Verizon Payment Compliance Report.

You will be seen by your clients as an ambassador for Verizon. As a self-motivated, client-facing professional who is comfortable in delivering clear and concise information at both technical and management level, you will be adaptable and flexible in your work. You will be given the opportunity to be exposed to a broad range of large international clients and work with some of the best in the business. There is scope to learn and contribute to building our security consulting capabilities through specialization and personal research.


  • Deliver PCI and Swift CSP projects, ranging from client identification, scoping of assignments, delivery and follow-up.
  • Support delivery as needed for other global customers.
  • Provide leadership and take responsibility for further growth of our services in UK & I as part of our EMEA and Global dedicated payment compliance practice, with the scope for career development limited only by personal dedication and drive.
  • Ability to effectively identify business issues and propose compelling solutions from technical to Director-level clients.
  • Knowledge of landscape and business context in which security consulting services are utilized and have an understanding of risk to help advising clients effectively.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or relevant work experience.
  • Experience relevant to PCI engagements.
  • Certification in any one such as CISSP, CISA, CISM, ISO 27001 Lead Auditor/ Implementer.
  • Willingness to travel and work flexible hours.
  • Fluency in English.

Even better if you have one or more of the following

  • Advanced degree in IT.
  • PCI Professional or PCI QSA or Willingness to obtain within the first six month of engagement.
  • Finance/retail industry experience and a network of contacts.
  • Consulting experience with enterprise IT-security, information security and Governance Risk Compliance services, gained in a previous delivery capacity.
  • Good report writing skills and ability to clearly articulate technical risk, coupled with an acute attention to detail.
  • Ability to deliver security projects on time and within budget.
  • Good work ethic, articulate with good communication skills.