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Senior Security Test Lead.

  • technology
  • permanent
  • London

Senior Security Test Lead (Cyber Security Testing, Information Security Testing, Team Lead, Manager, SIEM, Splunk) - London - £90k - flexible home working.

My client is looking for a Senior Security Test Lead (Cyber Security Testing, Information Security Testing, Team Lead, Manager, SIEM, Splunk) to architect designs and create security test plans in accordance with clients' requirements.

The client has revolutionized how employees and customers connect by implementing automated, assurance-driven networking. They have several products and services available which can be tailored to the clients every need.

As the Senior Security Test Lead (Cyber Security Testing, Information Security Testing, Team Lead, Manager, SIEM, Splunk) you will be reporting to the Chief Information Security Officer while heading a small team and liaising with clients.

This role also requires the Senior Security Test Lead (Cyber Security Testing, Information Security Testing, Team Lead, Manager, SIEM, Splunk) to create and execute test cases, remedying any issues that arise.

Required skills for the Senior Security Test Lead:

  • Have experience working in a Telecommunications domain
  • Have technical knowledge and hands-on experience with IT/information security/ cyber security / Network Security standards and frameworks such as ISO27001, NIST CSF and GITC
  • Perform Impact assessment of new change requests and whether they will incur a need for security testing to be implemented and subsequently create test scripts, mapping to requirements in ALM, test and raise defects in ALM where it necessitates and run regression test packs.
  • Good experience in Application & Infrastructure Security Testing.
  • Good understanding of OWASP and other penetration testing methodologies. Good knowledge on analysing & reviewing the Pen Test Results.
  • Experience of security testing toolsets
  • Experience in Security QA Testing (compliance controls, Threat Management, Security Architecture Assessment, Cloud 3rd Party Risk Assessment, Vulnerability Mgt.)
  • Experience and history of developing test security scripts, detailed test planning and test execution to verify complex requirements involving multiple applications and platforms
  • Experience of Identifying new security threats by conducting continual monitoring, vulnerability assessments and log analysis
  • Create technical and managerial level reports and risk assessments for Cloud based applications and infrastructure.

Desirable certifications for the Senior Security Test Lead:

  • Certifications in Offensive Security (OSCP/OSCE), GITC, GIAC, GISF, ISECOM, (ISC)2 (CISSP, SSCP, CCSP), EC-Council (CEH), CISA
  • Experience in Defect Management (ideally using HP ALM)
  • ISEB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing
  • Expert knowledge of Cloud infrastructure, security architectures, and standards
  • Knowledge of AWS services and security controls.

Tooling:

  • SIEM - ArcSight, Splunk
  • Application Security - SAST and DAST
  • Vulnerability Management- Tripwire IP360
  • API Testing tools - SOAP UI
  • Good experience in identifying the server generated system alerts
  • Operating Systems; Unix (Linux and /or Solaris), Windows
  • Database - Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle RDBMS

This role is based in London, pays up to £90k and requires a mixture of working in the office and WFH.

If this sounds like you and you are an experienced Senior Security Test Lead (Cyber Security Testing, Information Security Testing, Team Lead, Manager, SIEM, Splunk) please click on the apply button below.

Ellen Gentry