Security Consultant

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The Judge Group, Inc.
Security, Consultant, Sales, Management, Testing, Web, Application, Network, Systems, HTTP, SMTP, Perl, Python, Windows, Linux, CISSP
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Location: Chicago, IL
Salary: Negotiable
Description: Our client is currently seeking a Security Consultant
Location: Chicago, IL
Duration: Direct hire/perm

Please send qualified resumes to Melody Georgiou at for immediate consideration.

Technical Expertise in Delivered Services

  • The Security Consultant is expected to demonstrate technical expertise when delivering client services.
  • Gaps in technical proficiency should be communicated prior to project execution to ensure clients receive expected value.
  • Identified gaps will be used to guide training objectives.
  • The Security Consultant may be responsible for taking ownership of projects and client relationships to ensure that unique or complex projects are delivered successfully.

Sales Support

  • The Security Consultant may be asked to work with the Sales Team to provide Security Sales personnel with expert guidance during the sales process.
  • Support may include advising sales personnel on scoping, validating that the client needs are being met, assisting with the development of statements of work, and identifying additional opportunities.

Subject Matter Expertise

  • The Security Consultant will maintain awareness of trends, risks, solutions, and the ability to drive thought leadership for the client and the greater Information Security industry; will proactively engage Account Management to accelerate business, demonstrate client's Security's RADAR service, and help develop both internally and externally facing collateral and presentations that inform the target audience and market.

Required Skills

Prior experience as an Information Security Consultant delivering several of the following services:

    • Vulnerability Assessments
    • Penetration Testing
    • Web Application Security Assessments
    • Risk Assessments
    • Compliance Assessments
  • Demonstrable expertise solving real-world security problems, not just security theory
  • Professional experience with network and systems architecture
  • Network segmentation (e.g., DMZ)
  • Intrusion Detection Systems
  • Web application architecture
  • Active Directory
  • Security Monitoring and Response
  • Expert understanding of how major application layer protocols function (e.g., HTTP, SMTP, DNS, Kerberos)
  • Advanced knowledge of categories of malware and how they function (e.g., rootkits, trojans, adware, ransomware)
  • Functional knowledge of programming/scripting (e.g., Perl, Python, Ruby)
  • Comfortable in multiple operating systems (Windows, Linux, Unix, OSX)

Education / Certifications

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience CISSP
  • Optional: CISA / CISM OSCP GSEC Security+

Optional Skills

  • Network traffic analysis skills
  • Incident response
  • Digital forensics


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Company Information

The Judge Group is a privately-owned, leading professional services firm. What does that mean? It means we provide technology, talent and learning solutions to businesses around the globe, and we're great at it. Our expertise is positioned at the crossroads of people and technology—two of the most important aspects of successful business today.
Dice Id : cxjudgpa
Position Id : 626857
Originally Posted : 1 month ago

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