Security Consultant Resume Samples

Security consultants are experts who give suggestions to businesses to point out potential security weakness, developing security policies, minimizing risk to office systems. The major roles and responsibilities listed in the Security Consultant Resume include – evaluating security systems, determining potential risks, developing policies and procedures, conducting tests on the current system, determining weak areas that are vulnerable to attack, evaluating security systems periodically, preparing reports, and recommending ways to correct the security problems.

Technical knowledge is considered paramount for this post, employers, however, also look out for hard skills such as knowledge of IDS/IPS, firewall and intrusion detection methods, secure coding practices; familiarity with various operating software, network, and web related protocols and advanced persistent threats. Apart from understanding the IT security from ground level, the candidates should have a strong education background like a degree in the field of computer science or cybersecurity or the related.

Security Consultant Resume example

Security Consultant Resume

Summary : Highly motivated IT professional with experience in the certification and accreditation of government and commercial information systems in accordance with the National Institute of Standards and Technology and DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process. Experience also includes project management and technical support.

Skills : Information Security, Networking.

Description :

    1. Assisted with the development and implementation of System Security Plans in accordance with NIST SP 800-18 and NIST SP 800-53.
    2. Assisted with the development and implementation of Risk Assessments in accordance with NIST SP 800-30 and NIST SP 800-53.
    3. Obtained appropriate approvals for updated policies and coordinated notification of policy changes.
    4. Recommended specific improvements to security and internal controls.
    5. Assisted Information Technology Services in self-testing of internal controls.
    6. Managed a major federal government wireless intrusion detection system (WIDS) project spanning the entire continental United States.
    7. Directly communicated with the government client and led weekly status meetings to verify the contract milestones were being fully met.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Master


Network Security Consultant Resume

Summary : To work for a reputable company where I will earn a steady income via salary or salary plus commission. Excellent experience in Sales, Sales Management, Consultative Sales, Accounting, Inventory, and HR.

Skills : Ms Word, Management, MS Office, Ms Excel, Dropbox, Team Player, Training & Development.

Description :

    1. Responsible for providing strategic direction for the company's efforts in IT Security.
    2. Worked directly with client senior management officials and technical staff to provide sound technical decisions related to perusing future IA opportunities.
    3. Conducted senior-level briefings and presentations, when required to provide status, present technical recommendations, or address customer concerns related to a process or procedure.
    4. Performed one-off vulnerability and risk assessments for Commercial and Federal customer accounts utilizing eEye Retina, DISA Gold Disk scans, DISA STIGS, and DISA SRR scripts for UNIX systems.
    5. Provided thorough attention to detail with respect to network and security policies, as defined by all Department of Defense Directives and Federal guidelines.
    6. Utilized NIST and DIACAP IA Controls for Security tests & Evaluation.
    7. Developed and coordinated new testing methodologies based on DITSCAP/ DIACAP guidelines.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Sr. Security Consultant Resume

Summary : Long-term employment (full-time, part-time or intermittent) in an operational, technical or managerial position. Amenable to temporary domestic and/or foreign travel.

Skills : Skills: Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator, Windows, Linux.

Description :

    1. Identify and prioritized prospects using creative lead-generating techniques.
    2. Built trust and rapport with customers through consistent use of established ADT processes.
    3. Delivered the ADT custom version presentation to prospects, identify positive features and advantages of our products and services over those of our competition; and propose a customized solution to prospects.
    4. Sold reactivation services and upgraded products within assigned territory to customers who have a previously discontinued ADT system.
    5. Identified customer needs and present ADT products and services and demonstrate the differentiated ADT value.
    6. Prepared final agreements for signatures Meet or exceed assigned sales quota while following established ADT guidelines.
    7. Adhered to current ADT policies, procedures, products, programs and services.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Business Administration

Commercial Security Consultant Resume

Objective : Security Consultant manages the security of the application infrastructure. This includes looking after the security of the software and hardware, ensuring that all systems are configured to meet corporate security policies and ensuring that all systems are protected against threats.

Skills : Inventory Management, Communication Skills, Interpersonal Skills, Presentation Skills, Problem Solving, Multi-Tasking, Leadership, Training And Development, Computer Skills, Technology.

Description :

    1. Prepared procurement packages to include; Statements of Work, Market Research Reports, and Independent Government Cost Estimates.
    2. Analyzed complex security documents and regulations, and appropriately extracted relevant material to document Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to be followed across the organization.
    3. Reviewed security policy and implemented changes as necessary.
    4. Submitted PARs for personnel requiring access to the program(s) Created security education materials and disseminated throughout the organization (e.g., PowerPoints, Newsletters, Flyers, etc.) Oversee compliance with the overall security program.
    5. Provided required briefings to all personnel.
    6. Communicated security-related updates to upper management.
    7. Continuously reviewed business processes to look for ways to improve or enhance effectiveness and efficiency.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Cyber Security Consultant Resume

Summary : Office Manager with over 10 years of management experience and almost four years of sales experience in fast paced and demanding settings offering strong planning, people, and research skills coupled with advanced computer and communication skills and a desire to contribute to meeting the organization's goals and mission through precise attention to detail, dedication, a drive to succeed.

Skills : All Microsoft Disciplines, Security Management.

Description :

    1. Advised clients on risk mitigation involving world-wide business strategies and ventures.
    2. Assisted in crisis management plans, security site evaluations, and guard force manning requirements.
    3. Security and workplace violence training, seminars and workshops targeting corporate end users.
    4. Coordinated with the client(s) on selection, vetting, training, and employment of security personnel.
    5. Provided security consultancy services in emergency and crisis planning; specifically targeting terrorism, bomb threats, violence, intrusions, sabotage, and contamination.
    6. Contracted, proprietary, and hybrid security officer program development & management.
    7. Confirmed critical threat information and validated responses Provided conclusive security and risk reviews and audits Offered services that included domestic violence prevention, planning of security awareness, development and programs for loss prevention.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Communications

Information Security Consultant Resume

Objective : Accomplished Information Technology professional with over 15 years of system, network and security administration and engineering experience. Solutions-oriented achiever with a proven ability to solve complex IT problems, meeting multiple project deadlines, keeping project costs under budget; Strong presentation skills to sell projects/solutions for approval to senior and C-level management. 

Skills : Skills: Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator, Windows, Linux.

Description :

    1. Maintained Qradar components like Console, Event Processors, Flow processors, Event Collectors, Flow collectors to GLOBAL PAYMENTS Environment for Log collection and monitoring.
    2. Integrated the devices like Juniper Network Secure Access, Aruba Mobility Controllers, Bluecoat, Fire Eye, ISS site protector, Checkpoint, Palo Alto, Source fire, VMware Vcenter, Symantec Endpoint, AD servers with QRadar SIEM.
    3. Integrated Qualys guard scanner to Qradar to populate vulnerability information to associate internal assets.
    4. Recommended and configure Correlation rules reports and dashboards in QRadar Environment.
    5. Configured Network Hierarchy and Back up Retention configuration in QRadar SIEM.
    6. Extracted customized Property value using the Regexfor devices which are not properly parsed by QRadar DSM.
    7. Monitored of day to day system health check-ups, event and flow data backup, system configuration backup.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Security Consultant III Resume

Headline : Dedicated security professional with over 30 years of experience in Industrial Security both Govt. and private sector. Highly skilled in resolving serious security issues with extreme due diligence. Proven track record of successful delivery of secure VIP events and private & corporate enterprises. Extremely proactive, self-motivated person with excellent analytical, communication, presentation and soft-skills.

Skills : Security Officer, Security Manager, Security Consultant, Patrol.

Description :

    1. Conducted investigations regarding suspected incidents of external fraud, employee theft and embezzlement.
    2. Provided the best possible service for the client by displaying excellent analytical skills and problem solving techniques.
    3. Assessed the threat perception to employees & submitted reports for their personal safety.
    4. Conducted security survey with aim to identify loopholes in physical security and access control and suggested remedies to fill in the security gaps.
    5. Effectively monitored and managed security guards and shift supervisors at the various client properties.
    6. Improved loss prevention and other techniques & security guidelines.
    7. Conducted basic Fire Fighting training classes for employees to extinguish fire themselves in case of small fire noticed and how to handle fire extinguishers as also do's & don'ts during course of fire emergency.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Security Consultant II Resume

Objective : To obtain a SAP Security Consultant position in a company that provides an open environment with many opportunities for continuous growth.

Skills : Sales, Management, Microsoft Office, Presentation Skills, Powerpoint, Excel, Word.

Description :

    1. Assisted clients in completing onboarding requirements.
    2. Provided guidance on strategic placement of security controls focusing on unique needs, business requirements, and industry best practices.
    3. Trained clients on people, processes, and technologies within the scope of their MSS.
    4. Provided expertise on integrating client works flows to consume the output of their MSS in an effort to streamline operational efficiency.
    5. Tuned security solutions to reduce false positives, include true negatives and add correlation attributes.
    6. Acted as a liaison to all Dell SecureWorks teams and groups.
    7. Provided expert-level guidance on reducing the attack surface and enhancing detection capabilities to promote visibility.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Security Consultant I Resume

Headline : Responsible for coordinating teams of law enforcement police officers and criminal investigator, working 24 hour shifts to solve complex cases. Managed and reviewed case preparations, personnel requirements, crisis planning and response, suspect- interrogations, and witness investigations leading to annual arrests. Operated detection devices used to screen individuals and vehicles to prevent passage of prohibited articles into restricted areas and removed violators from the premises.

Skills : CISSP, ITIL, Oracle, Sql.

Description :

    1. Generated various status reports to submit to upper management personnel.
    2. Maintained customer relationships by consistent follow-up to ensure long-term satisfaction and generate referrals.
    3. Reviewed and updated policies and procedures that are designed to protect various applications, databases, and data files from unauthorized or accidental duplication, modification, or destruction.
    4. Worked with system owners to audit for compliance with FISMA, DHS, NIST 800-53 guidelines and processes.
    5. Scanned operating systems, databases, and application code for vulnerability management.
    6. Deployed, configure, and run scanning tools such as Nessus, DB Protect, IBM AppScan to dev and prod environments.
    7. Participated in the enablement of PKI certs between vendors using Venafi.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lead Security Consultant Resume

Summary : As a Lead Security Consultant, responsible for Developing briefings, reporting, and position papers, with a focus on relevant, actionable intelligence; Leveraging data to prepare presentations and mitigation recommendations for leadership on current and emerging risks.

Skills : Microsoft, Dictation, Microsoft office10.,laptop, Specialized security training.

Description :

    1. Developed relationships with financial institutions to propose products and services for both physical and electronic security including ATMs, safes, and vaults.
    2. Conducted site surveys to provide customers with the best solution to fit their needs.
    3. Expanded and strengthen territory through cold calls, customer visits and proposals.
    4. Educated and supported customers on ADA regulations for all products and services.
    5. Negotiated with vendors to provide the best solution for each customer.
    6. Meet with general contractors to determine specifics for each project.
    7. Continuous contact with the service manager to stay abreast of customers needs or concerns.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Security Consultant/Officer Resume

Summary : Experienced project manager and team/technical lead, who takes complex assignments, meets deadlines, budgets and delivers superior services and results. Practical knowledge of corporate security systems. Strong quality planning and testing skills as demonstrated by implementing five successful Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) releases for the company with 160 000 employees. Operate with a strong sense of strategic planning.

Skills : WEB Security, Security Testing, Treat Modeling, OWASP, Risk Management, Vulnerability Scanning, Software Security, Burp Suite, Acunetix, Oracle, Unix, HP Quality Center, Penetration Testing, OWASP Top 10.

Description :

    1. Designed and implemented the Security Testing framework for Enterprise.
    2. Designed and implemented the Security Testing framework for Enterprise.
    3. Redesigned the Enterprise SDLC to the Security SLDC.
    4. Developed the documentation set for Security Testing process including test strategy, test plan, security risk assessment, penetration test approval, security test scenario, and security traceability matrix.
    5. Designed processes to engage with four different projects for security testing.
    6. Created customized security risk analysis methodology based on the OWASP and company's needs.
    7. Prepared assessment of available security testing tools.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS In Electrical Engineering

Security Consultant Resume

Headline : Security Analyst with 8+ years of experience in managing security infrastructure and response with expertise in operating systems, network security, firewalls, IDS, and antivirus. Excellent ability in identifying system vulnerabilities and possible threats, and then apply technical and administrative safeguards to mitigate the probability of potential attacks. Detailed experience in setting up and maintaining a threat and vulnerability assessment program to track and mitigate potential threats against organizations.

Skills : Computer Literate. Prepares Budgets and Financial Forecasts, Develops and Teaches Security and Supervisory/Management Training Programs, Conducts Physical Security Surveys.

Description :

    1. Built Vulnerability and Exploit tests for Commercial Scanning and Exploit Software.
    2. Developed, designed, and brainstorm new features.
    3. Performed on site installations and troubleshot software.
    4. Performed scans on network, recommended remediation plans, and worked with other departments to get them implemented.
    5. Analyzed infected machines for malicious activity and responded accordingly.
    6. Reviewed security logs for incidents and responded accordingly.
    7. Built tools to automate incident response and system analysis.
    8. Maintained network security devices which included firewalls, proxies, intrusion detection systems.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S. In Computer Science