Cloud Security Consultant, GCP

  • Job Reference: R-00144776
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2021
  • Employer: RBS
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  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Join us as a Security Consultant

  • In this key role, you’ll be working with the domain lead to define the product backlog and analyse a broad range of security information
  • We’ll look to you to provide advice and guidance on the best course of action required to manage or solve any identified security risks
  • It’s an opportunity to use your expertise to represent security in business led forums to achieve effective security governance

What you'll do

As a Security Consultant, you’ll analyse business requirements, technical solutions or processes to identify security related risks, and provide guidance on how they can be managed effectively through either technical or non-technical solutions. You’ll also be assisting the wider bank in the rapid delivery of their desired business and customer outcomes, making sure that bank system health and security are maintained and improved where possible.

Additionally, you’ll be:

  • Using a broad knowledge in security specialisms, together with an appreciation of franchise and function strategies and objectives, to support the wider bank
  • Participating in a culture of continuous improvement and collaborating with others, focusing on automation, virtualisation and scalability by incorporating security as early as possible
  • Using knowledge and experience of industry standards and best practice to influence senior stakeholders
  • Working with colleagues and across service teams to create a collaborative resource model, flexing resources and building agility across teams to foster a culture of collaboration
  • Delivering high quality services that address key areas of risk to meet the bank’s requirements

The skills you'll need

We’re looking for someone with a wide range of knowledge in a number of security related specialisms, coupled with effective stakeholder management and interpersonal skills.

You’ll also need:

  • An in-depth understanding of security architecture principles and frameworks.
  • An in-depth knowledge of public cloud architectures, primarily covering Google Cloud Platform (GCP).
  • The ability to demonstrate the securing of public cloud environments, primarily covering GCP.
  • The ability to think strategically and demonstrate an appreciation of strategic alignment between Security and the business domain.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to understand and convey complex technical topics.