Information Security Consultant

information security, security assessments, cyber security, analytical skills, documentation
Contract W2, 12 Months
Depends on Experience
Travel not required

Job Description


Our client, a comprehensive doctoral research university with a medical program, veterinary program, and very high research activity is widely known for specialties in agriculture, viticulture and enology, the biological sciences and veterinary medicine seeks accomplished Information Security Consultant.

*** Candidate must be authorized to work in USA without requiring sponsorship ***


*** Location: Davis, CA 95618

*** Duration: 12 months w/ possibility of extension


  • Client has a need for Information Security Consultant to assist with their implementation of Information Security Policy #3 (IS-3).
  • Consultant will work with assigned departments to ensure their local information security programs are aligned with goals and objectives, support information security activities within the unit, and serve as the main interface between the unit and the central Information Security Office (ISO).
  • Following standardized methodologies, the Information Security Consultant conducts information security assessments, prepares/review risk treatment and security plans, and actively supports the Unit s efforts to manage cyber risks and improve its information security posture. The Information Security Consultant serves as an advisor/consultant to Unit stakeholders on cyber risks and security remediation strategies.
  • The Information Security Consultant will lead meetings within their assigned Units and communicate with technical and non-technical stakeholders. The Information Security Consultant facilitates the flow of information between their assigned Units and the ISO and reports on security risks and control effectiveness to the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO).






  • Bachelor s degree and understanding of cyber security technology, solutions and processes.
  • 2-5 years of consulting experience. Experience managing multiple projects.
  • Excellent analytical skills. Experience writing and providing detailed status reports.
  • The consultants do not need to be security experts but rather have a general/good understanding of information security, good technical skills, and have STRONG business relationship and project management skills.
  • The candidate should be knowledgeable of emerging technologies and trends. This person must have excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as experience presenting to senior executives.

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • 2-5 years experience in information security and/or information risk management in a large organization.
  • Strong project management skills.


I'd love to talk to you if you think this position is right up your alley, and assure a prompt communication, whichever direction. If you're looking for rewarding employment and a company that puts its employees first, we'd like to work with you.

Satwinder Sat Singh

Lead Technical Recruiter

Phone: 925-297-6495


Company Overview:

Amerit Consulting is an extremely fast-growing staffing and consulting firm. Amerit Consulting was founded in 2002 to provide consulting, temporary staffing, direct hire, and payrolling services to Fortune 500 companies nationally; as well as small to mid-sized organizations on a local & regional level. Currently, Amerit has over 2,000 employees in 47 states. We develop and implement solutions that help our clients operate more efficiently, deliver greater customer satisfaction, and see a positive impact on their bottom line. We create value by bringing together the right people to achieve results. Our clients and employees say they choose to work with Amerit because of how we work with them - with service that exceeds their expectations and a personal commitment to their success. Our deep expertise in human capital management has fueled our expansion into direct hire placements, temporary staffing, contract placements, and additional staffing and consulting services that propel our clients businesses forward.

Amerit Consulting provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Applicants, with criminal histories, are considered in a manner that is consistent with local, state and federal laws.

Posted By

Satwinder S Singh

Dice Id : 10119098
Position Id : SS-UD-INFOSECC
Originally Posted : 4 months ago
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