Freelance IS Risk Assessment & Security Consultant Posted Mar 13
Portland Resourcing Ltd. , Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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To be the trusted expert on IS Risk Assessment Consulting topics, providing support and interacting with Department heads, the company's IT staff and Business IT user community.

Tasks include:

Identify new IS Security Risks and develop appropriate mitigation activities

Support project-based activities by providing advice, consultancy and guidance

Perform analysis to identify security requirements for business initiatives

Evaluate the adequacy of security controls

Identify and provide recommendations to address security deficiencies

Perform Security Controls analysis, to assess Security Controls adequacy and effectiveness

Collaborate with the team performing asset threat assessments, vulnerabilities, associated risks and risk mitigation controls.


5+ years of experience in IT including 3 years of experience of IT Risk Assessment, IT audit or IT Security Process Controls

Profound IS Security Technology knowledge combined with a basic understanding of the overall context of business processes and the impact IS security technologies have on them

Full project life cycle experience from planning through to execution

Experience of identifying and resolving IS security technology related problems and issues

Professional attitude, analytical thinking, global perspectives, effective communication skills (written and oral), team player, self-organization.

Understanding of IS operational processes and best practices

Certificate(s) such as CISSP, CRISC, CISA, CISM, ITIL, CGEIT or comparable would be an asset

Fluent English, experience in leading a high performing team and good communication skills

Employment Type: Contract
Duration: 6 months initial
Other Pay Info: Market

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