Responsibilities

The Senior Consultant is a lead actor role that executes and manages consulting & integration projects across the region. A high level of skill (subject matter expert) is required. As the key leader of projects, the Senior Consultant’s responsibilities will involve some or all of the following:

  • Interface with the client, utilize his/her field expertise for delivering projects
  • Contribute own subject expertise during proposal of project engagements
  • Communicate with stakeholders such as the client, managers, colleagues, or project subordinated
  • Develop own skills and that of the others in order to enhance the capability of the team in alignment with the department strategy
  • Report to manager on project progression status, financial status, issues, timesheets, etc.  

Qualifications

This role involves delivering or managing consulting projects by providing expertise. The desired fields of expertise are as below (Required to fit to at least one, preferably more.)

  • Threat and Vulnerability – expertise on application/platform vulnerability scans, penetration testing, and reporting for recommending remediation measures.
  • Information Security and GRC (Governance, Risk & Compliance) – skills on audit or consulting on policies, procedures, or IT organizational structure with awareness of information security standards. (e.g. CoBIT, ISO 27001/2, ITIL)
  • PCI – skill on audit or consulting related to PCI DSS.
  • IT Strategy & Cloud - Consulting on migration strategy, design, or business continuity for Could Computing, Hosting, and Collocations
  • Security consulting for mobile or M2M (Machine-to-Machine) systems.

Essential Experience:

  • Relevant educational background, such as Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field
  • 5+ Years of consulting on IT and Information Security
  • High communication skills in Japanese and English (both verbal and for writing)
  • Positive mindset and attitude for continual improvement; strong desire to pursue achievement of goals

Desired Experience:

  • Industry certification in relevant discipline such as CISSP, CISA, ISO, PCI-QSA, PMP, or ITIL
  • Project management experiences in a structured project managed environment
  • Good understanding of OS, Middleware, network equipment, security applications and other relevant technology