IT Security Consultant

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    12 weeks

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  • Startdate:

    29 April 2019

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At Nomura diversity is critical to our success and we harness the value and perspectives that our employees different work and family experience and backgrounds bring to our firm.

Your past experience is invaluable to us.

Which is why, in partnership with Inclusivity Partners, we are launching our first returners programme for Technology professionals.

Who Are We?

Nomura is a financial services group with an integrated global network spanning over 30 countries with head offices in Asia. By connecting markets East & West, we service the needs of individuals, institutions, corporates and governments through our four business divisions: Retail, Asset Management, Wholesale (Global Markets and Investment Banking), and Merchant Banking.

What is on offer?

The Technology Returner programme will be based in our London office and is designed for experienced IT professionals who are ready to build on previous skills and experience and want to embrace new opportunities ahead. The paid programme commences on April 29th and finishes on the 19th July 2019. Whilst there is no guarantee of a permanent position, there will be genuine consideration for an ongoing opportunity at the end of the programme depending on business needs and availability of appropriate opportunities.
This programme is a great opportunity to learn new skills, build a new network and gain exposure to exciting projects in a truly global financial services organisation.

This is an opportunity for a Returner with a passion and experience in cyber security to reignite their career!

The team’s focus is to serve as the single point of contact for all Information Security & IT Security related queries, concerns and technologies. They work to provide a high standard of user and business support in a responsive and timely manner across all businesses, taking responsibility and ownership for maintaining the global/regional strategy and controls for the delivery and operational deployment of global/regional security initiatives.

Technologies Covered include:·      

  • Windows desktop and server environments  UNIX, Linux     
  • Mobile technologies      
  • Networking and Firewall technologies 
  • Endpoint Security controls
  • Intrusion Detection Solutions (IDS)
  • Security Information and Event Monitoring solutions
  • Application and Penetration Testing Methodologies

The ideal Returner will have previous experience in IT Security / Information security and be passionate about working in this area. The ability to work well in a team, form strong relationships and to problem solve are traits required.

You will need to be comfortable to create code, develop it and test it. Internal training will be provided to ensure you are up to speed on the relevant technologies.

In the past you will have ideally gained the below knowledge:

  • Strong knowledge on MS Windows (desktop and server) and networking security within a corporate environment
  • Experience in security consulting or advisory services in financial industry
  • Experience of implementing/co-ordinating a Cyber Resilience strategy.
  • Knowledge on incident management and change management procedures & processes 
This role is for 4 or 5 days a week.
Please include a cover sheet on the first page of your CV and tell us a little about yourself. And don't forget to show your career break of 18+ months on your CV application.