Global Penetration Testing Coordinator

£80000 - £97000 per annum
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DAVID MEIKLE

Global Penetration Testing Coordinator – London – Permanent

McGregor Boyall are searching for a Penetration Testing Coordinator to work for one of our clients in Canary Wharf.

The Cybersecurity Pen Test Coordinator job is responsible for operating as part of a global/regional team within Cybersecurity to define and implement an industry leading Cybersecurity Service that supersedes the constantly changing information security threats. This role is accountable for direct management of a team and managing regional relationships.

This role will carry out some or all of the following activities:

  • Drive the penetration testing program globally across multiple business areas and regions/countries including vendor selection, scoping, planning, scheduling, conflict management, and stakeholder manager and reporting.
  • Collaborate with the Global, Regional and Country representatives of Technology plus other peer managers to implement the team’s goals within entity policy, expense and regulatory constraints.
  • Lead and support peers within the Cybersecurity function to define and implement an industry leading Cybersecurity Service that supersedes our constantly changing information security threats.
  • Ensure adherence to the three lines of defence organizational model with clear lines of responsibility, accountability and segregation of duties
  • Ensure compliance with internal audit and external regulators that any organizational changes are fit for purpose and meet their expectations
  • Contribute to the Sub-function/Region Cybersecurity strategy to secure the business’s technology from the inside out.
  • Contribute to the overall definition of responsibilities and accountabilities of Cybersecurity within the business and build a team which supports the Cybersecurity model and defined strategy.
  • Responsible for ensuring effective engagement with GB/GF/Regions
  • Embeds best practice management and supports implementation of transformational change
  • Management responsibility for a team, providing clear direction, setting performance targets of direct reports and contributes to employees’ professional development
  • Build plans and budgets for respective team which identify value and cost reduction opportunities

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Organize and facilitate project planning, status meetings, reviews, requirements and release planning, and other project related meetings.
  • Create and deliver presentations to senior management on project goals and plans, progress reporting, updates, milestones, metrics, financials, risks and issues.
  • Ability to lead diverse teams of subject matter experts
  • Able to communicate technical issues to technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Produce timely and high-quality work.
  • Organize and structure solutions to solve complex problems.
  • Maintain data quality in the system of record for tracking pen test activities and outcomes

To be successful in this role you should meet the following requirements:

  • Typically educated to degree level, within IT security would be desirable and current PMI certification (PMP) are required
  • Proven proficiency in both oral and written communication
  • Proficiency in developing and delivering PowerPoint presentations
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge of Penetration Testing styles, types, constraints

Global Penetration Testing Coordinator – London – Permanent

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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