Specialist – Cyber Risk Consulting - IT Consulting (3-6 years)

Location: India
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Nishant Sharma

Contact email: nishant.sharma@crescendogroup.in
Job ref: 35926
Published: 21 days ago
Startdate: 22/12/2021

Specialist Cyber Risk Consulting - IT Consulting (3-6 years)

An exciting Job opportunity in Mumbai for a working professional holding at least 3 years of experience in supporting the clients to understand, estimate and mitigate cyber risk.

Location: Mumbai

Your Future Employer: A leading, global group with a strong foothold in Risk Management, Investment advisory & Management consulting.


  • Responsible for delivery of the practice's value proposition and support the CRC leads with inputs and quality deliverable.
  • Supporting delivery of the reports as per the agreed scope of work with the client and provide an efficient delivery model for CRC practice.
  • Managing multiple projects at the same time, which are at different stage of the delivery cycle and thus will require high level of rigor and agility.
  • Conducting Vulnerability Assessments of Network and Security Devices using various open source and commercial tools
  • Experience with Nessus, NetCat, NMAP, Metasploit, HPing, and similar tools set like RetinaCS, Qualys, McAfee (Foundstone)
  • Performing web applications, thick client applications, mobile applications and API testing.
  • Mapping out a network, discover ports and services running on the different exposed network and security devices
  • Conducting penetration test and launch exploits using Nessus, Metaspoilt, Backtrack penetration testing distribution tools sets
  • Researching and maintaining proficiency in computer network exploitation, tools, techniques, countermeasures, and trends in computer network vulnerabilities, data hiding, network security, and encryption.
  • Analyzing scan reports and suggest remediation / mitigation plan
  • Keeping the track of new vulnerabilities on various network and security devices for different vendors
  • Auditing configuration of Network and Security devices
  • Thorough understanding of OWASP TOP 10 vulnerabilities and their mitigations
  • Knowledge of Open-Source Security Testing Methodology Manual (OSSTMM)
  • Providing client specific executive and technical report.
  • Ability to provide support with other team members to provide mitigation recommendations to reduce the overall security risk within the organization.


  • Post Graduate or equivalent from a reputed institute.
  • 3 to 6 years of professional experience in cybersecurity consulting domain in Big 4 or boutique firms;
  • Professional security certifications (e.g., OSCP or SSCP / Security+) is mandatory;
  • Is passionate about the field of cyber security and is aware of the technology and security principles and cyber threat landscape;
  • Good knowledge on security tools and products in the market is preferable
  • Strong analytical problem-solving skills and experience
  • Smart, collaborative, relationship and outcome focused with the ability to make decisions where ambiguity exists;
  • Ability to demonstrate sound judgment in the prioritization of competing work assignments, escalation of issues and the formulation of solutions;
  • Strong sense of business ethics and principles;
  • Graduate/Post Graduate degree in Computer Science or Engineering.
  • Excellent English language skills, both verbal and written with the ability to communicate technical matters to a non-technical audience.
  • Fluency in additional languages constitutes an advantage.

What is in it for you?

An opportunity to work with global clientele in a fast-paced environment with a growth oriented & enthusiastic team.

Reach us: If you think that this role will add value to your career, kindly write me an email along with your updated CV on Nishant.sharma@crescendogroup.in


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