F-Secure delivers research-led cyber security to defend organizations, society and people from real-world attacks and build resilience into their approach. Our people are a mix of technical and creative experts – diverse, talented, and passionate people – working tirelessly to help us advance the industry with new ways of thinking. They lead their own development, in and out of the office. They call the shots when it comes to building a place to call home in our organization.
We have openings for mid-level consultants within our London, Basingstoke and Manchester offices. Your role will include penetration testing and security assessments. Depending on your skill, aptitude and career goals, your role can include, but won’t be limited to:
The ideal candidate will be keen to produce security research that push the industry forward, and contribute to F-Secure Labs (https://labs.f-secure.com) . Each consultant is expected to continue their education. In particular CREST CCT (App/Inf) and Offensive Security certifications are valued. F-Secure will invest in your education and provide maximum support to ensure that your skills remain relevant throughout your career here.
F-Secure consultants have an 80% utilization target, meaning that 20% of your time will be spent some of the following:
What we need
We solve complex cyber-security problems daily and to do so requires an interesting and comprehensive set of skills. To be successful at F-Secure and help our clients with their challenges you’ll need the following:
F-Securer’s consultations are passionate about what they do. They have a passion for computers, hackings, security and most importantly, solving problems. If this wasn’t your job, it would be your hobby.
At F-Secure Consulting, we believe in technical excellence, its how we demonstrate our passion.
You’re not going to be told what to do all the time – we will support your progression, but it will be up to you. With an understanding what is important to the business and our client, you will be given opportunity to determine how your time is best spent. We are an output driven business, this is to say that your output is what is ultimately important, we don’t micromanage.
You will be working with the industry’s top consultants. They are there to support you, provided that you demonstrate that you are doing your best.
Communication skills is as important as your technical abilities. The ability to write excellent reports will already be measured during your first 12 weeks at F-Secure. In addition to written communication skills, you are expected to have good verbal communication skills.
You will have the ability to explain complex technical issues to a wide range of audiences which often include senior business stakeholders.
Consulting is hard work, and pressure is high. F-Secure has high standards and high expectations of consultants. We work with some of the biggest and most interesting businesses in the word. This inevitably results in often stressful but particularly exciting and rewarding work.
An ideal candidate will have 2 years’ industry experience, as well as:
Over 1,700 amazing colleagues in nearly 30 offices
Possibility to protect the world
Work with best of class experts who care
Relaxed, open and fun working environment
68+ of nationalities
Global with the spirit of a small company
You can’t design culture!
The F-Secure team is diverse, fluid, fun-loving, and full of energy. It’s our job to preserve that, so we’ve made it our business to help individuals traverse from passion to passion, from specialism to specialism, from the flavor of today to tomorrow’s. We move with their needs, and help them build Pathways, always focusing on the things that make them happy in and beyond of the office.
See yourself here? Bring your best self and apply now.
1988F-Secure established under the name Data Fellows
1992First public hysteria about a computer virus
2002First Antivirus for mobile phones
2004F‑Secure Labs launches first antivirus industry blog
2009F‑Secure’s next step into the cloud
2015F-Secure aims to become the leading European cyber security company
2018MWR InfoSecurity joins F-Secure
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