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Data Security Consultant

Location: UK - London | Job-ID: 80069 | Contract type: Standard | Business Unit: IT Project Management


Who are we:

Computacenter supports companies on their journey to digital transformation. We deliver digital technology to some of the world’s greatest organisations. The range of IT topics and industries are so diverse that no two projects are alike. Fully immerse yourself in your customer’s world. Be a part of their team. Help foster long-term relationships with them by being their ‘trusted partner’ as you help them to shape their digital future. We aim to keep one step ahead and we believe in continuous improvement. Collaboration with the world’s leading technology partners is a matter of course for our project management teams.

We are a company where people matter. We are diverse, flexible and open. We are family friendly, supportive and offer flexible and home working. We have a can do attitude and we aim to support and grow our Computacenter family in whichever direction they choose to go, be that up or to a completely new part of the business.

Join us at Computacenter as a Consultant and you’ll feel right at home in an environment where you can work with freedom and flexibility in a team that is open, supportive and always on hand to help -as if they were family. We’re proud that Computacenter is a place where people matter –just as we are of our managers who are real advocates for their people, helping them to power their personal development and enabling them to reach their full potential.  We may be international in our reach and reputation, but we’re small enough for you to be able to influence what goes on and to make a real impact


Job Introduction


A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Data Security Consultant to join our dynamic and rapidly expanding Network & Security Consultancy Practice within Computacenter. The successful candidate will report directly to the Practice Leader, joining an already healthy sized team, but due to pipeline we need additional talented individuals.

The successful candidate will work with the leadership team to design, initiate and bring to market the new Data Security offerings that they will then be delivering on site.  The work will involve a mix of pre and post sales consulting, with the potential to be dealing with more than one situation at any one time.


Main Responsibilities:


  • Represent Computacenter as a Subject Matter Expert for Data Security in front of our clients.
  • Working within consultancy security engagements on all topics related to Data Security, including design, development, implementation and modification of solutions.
  • Responsible for building, maintaining and enhancing Consultancy delivery capability for Data Security, in support of the Line of Business point services and solution strategy.
  • To provide evaluations of current and emerging technologies.
  • Participation in / supporting Data security reviews and gap analysis work.
  • The ability to run Cryptography/PKI programs with clients would also be beneficial


 Required Experience


  • You will have a strong Data Security background with long standing security experience, with relevant accreditations from vendors 
  • The ability to design and implement Enterprise wide security architectures for on-prem and cloud-based security solutions such as Microsoft, McAfee, Zscaler, Thales and more.
  • Delivery of Advisory style consulting work such as delivery of Data Security workshops and gap analysis.
  • A high level of understanding of the development of Classification Taxonomies, Sensitive Data Discovery and the general concepts of Risk Management for Data.
  • Knowledge of the regulations affecting data protection is essential to this role.
  • Understanding of Certificate Management processes would be a benefit to the role.
  • The ability to discuss PKI processes in depth would be an advantage


Desirable Vendor/Product Experience


The selected candidate will have experience and qualifications in security products from 3 or more of the following:

  • Microsoft Information Protection (Including strong experience in AIP)
  • Microsoft Azure dedicated HSM
  • Checkpoint DLP
  • Broadcom Symantec DLP
  • McAfee DLP
  • Titus Classification Suite / Illuminate
  • Boldon James Classifier
  • ZScaler
  • Thales HSM’s
  • Venafi certificate management




Current information for our applicants

Business as usual? Not quite. Of course, the Corona crisis also presents us with major challenges.


However, we are broadly positioned across various industries, plan for the long term and have always been flexible in our approach to our customers, especially in times of crisis. Our core business is digitisation. We believe that this topic will continue to grow in importance for many companies in both public and private sectors.


That's why there are still areas of our business with clear hiring requirements – and we would like to bring talent like you on board! By the way, we have completely virtualised our application process and our recruiters remain available to you should you have any questions.


We are still looking forward to getting to know you!


About us

Computacenter is a leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services. We work at the heart of digitisation, advising organisations on IT strategy, implementing the most appropriate technology and managing our customers’ infrastructures.


We offer a friendly, open working environment without too much fuss about hierarchy. We are looking for professionals with diverse competencies, personalities and strengths who want to live our shared value of teamwork and performance.


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