Senior Advisory Services Consultant

Rapid7, US, North America

Rapid7: Transforming data into answers

Senior Advisory Services Consultant 

• Knowledge 
o Possess wide-ranging experience in cybersecurity solutions in multiple industries. 
o Uses professional concepts and company objectives to resolve complex issues in creative and effective ways 
o Is able to remove barriers that interfere with successful delivery 
o Knows how to work with sales and marketing personnel 
o Can effectively design cybersecurity solutions for organizations of differing sizes and complexities 
o Has prior experience at an expert level in the configuration and operations of security controls in a production environment. Examples include: vulnerability scanner, intrusion detection/prevention system, firewall, data loss prevention, security event and incident management, public key infrastructure, and forensic analysis tools. 
o Can accurately understand and relate cybersecurity risk to business impact 
o Strong written and verbal skills 
o Prior project focused consulting experience 

• Complexity 
o Works on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors 
o Exercises judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results 
o Identify maturity gaps and business aligned recommendations to remediate program deficiencies 
o Networks with key contacts outside own area of expertise. 
o Able to translate technical concepts to executive level 
o Document and communicate technical findings and recommendations to customer personnel 
o Meet professional practice standards and demonstrate exceptional skill in core service areas 

• Supervision 
o Determines methods and procedures on new assignments 
o Able to assign tasking to other team members 
o Able to guide technical tasks of others 
o Leads small teams on engagements 
o Reports to a manager 
o Develop and maintain lasting relationships with clients 

• Experience 
o Typically requires a minimum of 8 years of related experience 
o Bachelor’s degree desirable 
o Professional certifications CISSP or CISM required 
o Security +, CISA, GSEC, SSCP, CEH, ECIH desirable

About Rapid7

Rapid7 transforms data into insight, empowering IT and security professionals to progress and protect their organizations. How? Our solutions are powered by advanced analytics and an unmatched understanding of the attacker mindset. This makes it easy to collect data, transform it into prioritized and actionable insight, and get it to the people who can act on it—all in an instant. Our products and services enable organizations to innovate securely and reliably, and include offerings in vulnerability management (Nexpose), penetration testing (Metasploit), application security (AppSpider), SIEM/incident detection and response (InsightIDR), and log management (Logentries). Learn more at Rapid7.com.

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