Senior Consultant Security Architecture

Organization description

The organisation helps clients in the broad spectrum of information security, ranging from security strategy and awareness, to ethical hacking and incident response. The specialists in this organisation strive to be the very best consultants, who can advise clients on the most complex information security issues. 

Function description

This organisation is looking for experienced security professionals to extend the security team for this organization located in The Netherlands. They are looking for a security architect with thorough knowledge of The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF), including infrastructure, data, information security, applications, architectural concepts, and associated disciplines. 

What the client requests

Preferably, you possess the follow capabilities and characteristics: 

  • Comprehensive experience in network security architecture, including design tools, methods, and techniques and the application of Defense-in-Depth principles;
  • Knowledge of network design processes, including understanding of security objectives, operational objectives and tradeoffs;
  • Experience with defining and deploying multi-faceted/layered enterprise security solutions.
  • Experience with security technologies and concepts such as endpoint protection, log aggregation/correlation, IDS/IPS/SIEM, authentication architectures, vulnerability scanning, endpoint security, data loss prevention, patch management.
  • Thorough knowledge of operating system design and principles, server security best practices including virtualization technologies;
  • Authentication and authorization technologies; • Application security and the security development lifecycle; 
  • Enterprise databases and database security, including database access control technologies;
  • You have a clear vision on security architecture and are willing to share your view in presentations for our clients and at conferences;
  • You enjoy sharing your in-depth knowledge with our team to train less experienced colleagues.
  • Information security and control certifications (e.g. CISSP, ISSAP, CSSLP)
  • Master’s degree 

Experience in consultancy is not per se required, but the organisation does expect an entrepreneurial and client-focused attitude from you. As a senior consultant, you will be the Industrial Control Systems security expert in engagement teams. Also note that this team has a very international character, so fluency in English is a requirement. 

What the client offers

This organisation offers their services to the champions league of organisations, in The Netherlands, and abroad. They work at places where information security really matters, such as large financial institutions, multinationals in the oil & gas industry and defense contractors. The team of specialists is best-in-class and will challenge you to get the best out of yourself. Of course, they offer internal and external training to help you reach this goal. But most of all, the team you'll work in is a very close and fun team, that you can be a part of.


Uren per week40 upw
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