Cyber Security Consultant


  • Company:
    Symantec
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    20 hours ago
  • Category:
    General

**Why Symantec?**

Be a part of a team that strives to make the digital world a safer place to work and play, where we raise awareness of cyber issues and contribute resources to our communities, reinforcing our place as a world class technical community.

Headquartered in Mountain View, California, a member of the S&P 500 Stock Market Index and a Fortune 500 company, Symantec was founded in 1982 by visionary computer scientists with the view of relentlessly protecting the world’s information. We at Symantec consider the security of information central to corporate responsibility in this digital age of increased exposure. We continue to partner to both consumers and businesses of all sizes in providing security and systems management solutions to help protect their information. Our ability to successfully integrate internally developed with technologies we acquire has kept us at the front of the industry and enabled us to provide best-of-breed solutions for millions of corporate and individual customers in more than 48 countries. It is what has earned the company almost every major technology award and top-tier rankings from industry analysts.

**Responsibilities**

+ Lead large or complex Symantec Consulting Services engagements including strategy development and solution design, IT, compliance, and business process assessments, organisational analysis and design, and business process re-design

+ Plan, design, develop, and review pre-sales or implements processes and plan and lead multiple opportunities, initiatives or projects

+ Work on extremely complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires an evaluation of both tangible and intangible variables

+ Interface with all levels of influencers and technical decision makers at the customer

+ Recognise new business opportunities in the account and helps to build and qualify pipeline of opportunities

+ Design/architect/Deliver solutions that match Symantec’s portfolio to customer’s need both locally and regionally as required (Travel required)

+ Use professional concepts to contribute to development of company concepts and principles and to achieve objectives in creative and effective ways

+ Lead and coach other technical resources working in the customer account/engagement and practice

+ Identify, articulate, and develop follow-on sales opportunities

+ Develop value-added, strategic solutions for service offerings, delivers these solutions to Clients and shares best practices throughout the organization

+ Maintain network of key technical contacts throughout the corporation, developing relationships across other Symantec units to ensure the best use of resources and knowledge

+ Develop and maintain a broad knowledge and understanding across all of Symantec’s product lines and the related adjacent and competitive technologies

+ Presents value proposition, benefits, key features and functions across all solution sets

+ Present the Symantec technical strategy coherently and consistently to a technical and business audience

+ Participate in the development and rollout of new offerings

+ Recommend Consulting solutions and lead implementation of them as approved

+ May have Consulting Services engagement management responsibilities

+ Identify and resolve Consulting Services engagement issues. Develop and analyze alternative solutions

**Qualifications and experience**

+ Tertiary qualifications in IT coupled with relevant security certifications

+ Thorough understanding of technical concepts required for specialized field of security

+ Ideally possesses some general knowledge on Symantec products, but may have in depth product specialisation in one or two Symantec product families

+ 5+ years experience in consulting services or similar

+ Passion for security and technology

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Symantec is an equal opportunity employer. All candidates for employment will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Relentlessly protect the world’s information. Make a difference at Symantec. Across the globe, we are an ‘essential’ partner to both consumers and businesses of all sizes. We combine our talents, our brains, and our creative energy to reinforce our place as a world-class technical community.

Our most critical asset at Symantec is the talent we hire – you! We look for people who have a desire to excel and reflect our values: Innovation, Action, Customer-Driven, and Trust. We recognize that every opening in our company is a chance to increase Symantec’s competitive advantage, and we are willing to invest in you in order to win.

Symantec is an equal opportunity employer. All candidates for employment will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Symantec will respond to requests for reasonable accommodations to assist you in applying for positions at Symantec, or to submit a resume. If you need to request an accommodation, please contact HR Service Exchange at https://symantec.service-now.com/hrp/ .

EEO is the Law. Applicants and employees of Symantec Corporation are protected under Federal law from discrimination. Click here at http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf to find out more.