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IT Security Associate Partner (JHB)

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ENVIRONMENT:

If you’re a technical security SME & guru with strong consulting and leadership ability then a renowned innovator at the forefront of network solutions wants you to join their team as their next IT Security Associate Partner. The role involves leading and/or building all security consulting competencies, financial metrics and testing various malware. You must possess a relevant Bachelor’s Degree, experience in management consulting and systems integration & 8 years working in projects related to the core domain including Security Intelligence and Operations (SIOC), Data Security (structure & unstructured), Infrastructure and Endpoint Security, Security Technical Testing, Security Solution Design. If you are entrepreneurially driven to see a security practice succeed, then apply now!

 

DUTIES:

Marketing and Sales

Work with and across the South Africa practice, MEA, and global, to drive security consulting and service deals.

Provide demonstration of credentials in SOC, data security, infrastructure security, and security consulting.

Create compelling security solutions that utilise the IT Security Service capability to provide propositions to clients.

Know how to win using your deep security SME skills.

Responsible for the South Africa security practice financial targets (signings, revenue, profit, utilisation).

 

SOWs

Create SOWs based on our offerings/capability, or create something new to meet unique requirements.

Understand client requirements, or create them to meet expectations.

Communicate this in a SOW format.

 

Client Consulting & Services Engagement

Work with MEA local teams, and globally deliver, or guide your teams to deliver.

Ownership of South Africa security programs.

Help resolve project issues as they arise.

Establish strong client relationships in key accounts to help progress the Security Services portfolio.

 

Practice

Provide practice leadership to your team by facilitating a community of like-minded practitioners to share and exchange ideas for practice growth and improvement.

Contribute content and advice to the offering development process.

Help shape the emerging model of the MEA and South Africa Security practice.

 

People – Attract the top security authorities/SME’s.  Grow and motivate the team.

Help establish capability and skills models for the core domain.

Become a role model for global practitioners in the core domain.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Relevant IT Bachelor’s Degree

At least 10 years’ experience in management consulting and systems integration in a top tier professional services firm

At least 8 years’ experience working in projects related to the core domain:

Security Intelligence and Operations (SIOC) (expert)

Data Security (structure & unstructured)

Infrastructure and Endpoint Security

Security Technical Testing

Security Solution Design

Technical Security Assessments (via formal methods and tools)

Experience working across diverse teams to facilitate solutions.

Experience working with Security practitioners.

Able to demonstrate that you are technical adept of demonstrating various attacks, such as SQL injection, DOS, MITM, or others.

Readiness to travel 25-50%.

English: Fluent

 

Advantageous:

Master’s Degree

Secondary Language

At least 8 years’ experience working with IT security consulting teams.

At least 5 years’ experience in working in international deployment roles.

At least 12 years’ experience in management consulting.

 

ATTRIBUTES:

Versatile enough to be technically agnostic.

 

While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not be contacted for this position within 10 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.

 

COMMENTS:

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