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Security Risk and Vulnerability Consultant 

Job reference 15188


  • Job Title :
    Security Risk and Vulnerability Consultant 
  • Location:
    Asda House - Leeds
  • Employment Type:
  • Contract Type:
  • Hours per Week:
  • Salary:
    Competitive salary plus benefits
  • Category:
  • Closing Date:
    24 June 2021
Job Advert

Are you interested in working on one of the largest retail transformation projects in the world?

 Your Role

Asda Technology is looking for an experienced InfoSec & Cyber risk and vulnerability management consultant to join our growing Information Security function. You'll be working within a team and you'll have a host of exciting work and projects to keep you very busy as we build out both our new and existing security proposition. An Asda risk and vulnerability management consultant designs and builds our new risk and vulnerability framework and tooling. 

This is an incredibly exciting time in Asda Technology as our business enters a new phase in its history. This is a once-in-a-career opportunity so you need to bring your A-game to work in an incredibly fast-paced and delivery focussed program. Asda is moving incredibly fast down following its recent ownership change and we need a technically skilled risk and vulnerability consultant to ensure we're protecting our organisation in the ever-worsening threat landscape. 

You need to be able to design and implement the framework, processes and technologies that will underpin Asda in its ongoing risk and vulnerability management journey 

Future' is the name for the programme that will see Asda create their new operating model, independent from Walmart.  Technology will undoubtedly be one of the most ambitious parts of this work - the technology decisions made will underpin the way the entire business will operate in the future.

About You

  • You can design and implement a risk and vulnerability management framework to underpin Asda's security strategy. 
  • You have experience with commonly used vulnerability tooling for the discovery and ongoing management of vulnerabilities across the enterprise.  
  • You understand security concepts deeply enough to engage with security technologists and communicate in an audience-appropriate language. 
  • You can design how these disciplines with be operationalised to ensure we're getting world class service from our partners and offering world class service to our internal customers.  
  • Bags of energy and enthusiasm. 
  • You'll have great cloud experience in Azure, cloud offerings from other vendors 
  • You'll just need to have wide and detailed experience in security technology, a real passion for it. 
  • Agile experience is preferable as we're running at pace and Agile allows us to achieve this. 
  • You'll need to be able to manage a heavy workload against challenging timelines. 

If flexible working is important to you, then look no further! At Asda, we are proud of our culture and our commitment to flexible working. This role is based at Asda House, Leeds with the flexibility to work from home 2-3 days per week

You will also get an excellent benefits package including:

  • Company car or £5,700 car allowance, plus discretionary company bonus
  • Company pension up to 7% matched
  • 10% colleague discount, free parking and many additional rewards.

We want all colleagues to be able to bring their best and true selves to work, every day. Simply put, we want our colleagues to be Proud to be Asda and proud to be themselves.

If you have any questions, then please email

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Asda House - Leeds
Asda House, Great Wilson Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom, LS11 5AD
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