Principal Security Consultant

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Job ID:

465135

Category:

IT
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Job Views:

25

Location:

Wellington 

Posted:

22.10.2018

Employment Type:

Full time
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Job Description:

As a Principal Security Consultant, you will provide technical leadership across internal and customer-facing projects of a large size or high degree of complexity. In addition, you will perform complex technical analysis and hands-on technical tasks as part of assigned projects.

You will in most cases you will anchor the customer engagement from initial consulting and problem definition to solution design, development and deployment. As a thought leader in your domain, you will be the key advisor to architecture and design reviews.

You will work collaboratively with other members of the Professional services team as well as other Engineering teams sharing responsibility for all aspects of Solution Design, Development and Support. You will also work with the sales teams promoting Spark services to our customers.

WHO YOU REPORT TO

  • You report to the Manager Professional Services South in the Technology Infrastructure tower of our Connectbusiness.

WHAT YOU'RE RESPONSIBLE FOR

  • Providing expert specialist advice, technical direction and consultancy to clients both internally and externally
  • Take full responsibility for overall execution and delivery of critical tasks or projects
  • Act as the primary interface for the client or project manager for basic to intermediate projects. Take an active role in business development of net-new or follow on engagements
  • Responsible for analysing designing, scheduling, and constructing solutions which can meet the demands and specifications of the client
  • Build and maintain contacts and relationships with clients, identifying new business opportunities through pre and post sales activities
  • Appraise and report on new techniques and products, and make recommendations on the acquisition of advanced technology
  • Write technical proposals, design documents and work statements
  • QA and/or peer review sign off for technical proposals, design documents, and work statements
  • Present to customer or industry forums covering emerging technologies
  • Mentor and train more junior consultants and provide leadership to a consultants on more complex client projects
  • Evaluate current processes and make necessary improvements and changes.

WHAT SKILLS & EXPERIENCE YOU NEED

  • Recognised as an industry expert in one or more technical areas
  • At least 10 years of industry experience
  • Understanding of business drivers for technology solutions
  • Strong ability to communicate technical solutions
  • Customer service orientation and approach
  • Design thinking as opposed to break fix mentality
  • Proven ability to diagnose and resolve difficult or complex problems
  • Ability to write reports, RFP responses, technical proposals, design documents, and work statements
  • Analysis and problem-solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal and consultative skills
  • Degree or equivalent qualification
  • Attainment of industry related qualifications or certification.
Company Info
Spark New Zealand Level 7 Purple, Spark City, 167 Victoria Street West, Auckland 1010
New Zealand

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