Career - Senior Security Consultant

Senior Security Consultant

Role – Senior Security Consultant
Reporting to – Manager – Consulting Services
Location – Dubai, UAE
Travel Requirement – required to travel and be located in  GCC countries

  • Developing, maintaining, enforcing some Information security standards, procedures in line with ISO 27001 standards, NESA, ISR, SAMA, QCERT, COBIT, ITIL and PCI-DSS and other similar standards
  • Conduct operational and process reviews in compliance to ISO27001 standards or others such as Cobit, NIST, ISO 20000, ISO 22301, NESA, ISR, SAMA, QCERT
  • Develop Information security policies and procedures
  • Implement processes to achieve compliance with ISO 27001, ISO 22301, ISO 20000 certifications
  • Experience in managing audit & compliance projects with security standards implementation such as ISO 27001/ ISO 20000/ ISO 22301/NESA etc., internal and external Audit finding remediation, etc.
  • Evaluating, reviewing and recommending and setting baselines within the assigned area of focus.
  • Assist in maintaining frameworks for security risk management and business continuity
  • Should have good experience in writing non-compliance reports, good documenting skills and presentation skills
  • Providing expert security involvement in the lifecycle of business and infrastructure projects including architecture reviews, application design, disaster recovery and vulnerability scanning.
  • Act as a subject matter expert in security policies and procedures, network assessments, security health checks, incident response, application security, security compliance assessments and business partner assessments and management strategies.
  • Work closely with Senior Information Security Professionals, clients and offer management oversight for other consultants.
  • Must be able to manage all aspects of an engagement lifecycle, including such items as requirements definition, data collection, report writing, client status reporting through final presentation of engagement deliverables.


  • A bachelor’s degree or a PG in Information Systems/Computer Science or relevant field
  • Previous experience as an Information Security Specialist, Information Security Consultant or ISO Security standards implementation specialist
  • Proven track record of vulnerability assessments, penetration testing, risk assessment, information systems security audit and ISO27001/20000/22301 implementation
  • Familiarity with various operating systems, database and applications
  • Good knowledge of PCI-DSS, ISO 27001/20000/22301/NESA/ISR
  • Information Security/Assurance certification such as CISSP/ CISA /CISM /GIAC / CRISC / CBCP are a definite advantage
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with ability to interact with all levels in the organization.
  • At least 4 to 7 years of relevant experience in ISMS implementation & Technical assessments
  • Should have good experience in report writing & documenting skills
  • Ability to multitask many issues at once and to make sure that projects are completed on time and with the agreed quality.
  • Strong client relationship building/ interpersonal skills and communication skills
  • Willing to travel
  • Must be fluent in English, Arabic is an advantage.