Cyber Security Consultant

 Bangalore - India       Permanent contract        Security


This role will be exclusively focused on delivery, technical team leadership and technical expertise.

An individual with strong technical skills, along with a thorough understanding of Cyber security. 

Candidates should demonstrate knowledge of how information security integrates into, and impacts the business, and its value in business risk management, and have the capability to lead projects technically and drive/steer small- to medium-size teams executing them.

As a technical consultant in Read Teaming, Application & Infrastructure Security Penetration Testing, you will :

  1. Bring your expertise in the Cyber Security domain
  2. Help setup & grow the Cyber Security CoE in GSC
  3. Propose frameworks & tools on Cybersecurity platform services which cater to Application, Network and Infra securities; security architecture configuration
  4. Lead, source code reviews, penetration tests, red team and phishing exercises, security architecture configuration reviews, and technical security compliance reviews
  5. Guide/Train Cyber Security analysts within GSC to grow and develop them into experts.
  6. Conducting technical trainings and user awareness sessions
  7. Be responsible for the exceptional quality and thorough review of the artifacts delivered following these engagements.
  8. Understand the innovation of existing services within SG eco system the team delivers and propose new/adapt new solutions depending on needs of SocGen.
  9. Explore & propose the possibilities to leveraging on Open source solutions.
  10. Serve as the technical expert for remediation of threats and vulnerabilities across application and infrastructure platforms
  11. Partner with Technology and Application teams to create, implementation and/or remediation plans for identified vulnerabilities
  12. Lead critical vulnerability identification and response exercises. Expert in OWASP concepts and Application VAPT concepts.
  13. Lead Technology and Application teams to remediate identified vulnerabilities in accordance with project schedules and service level agreements
  14. Present/Document key findings, progress, and hurdles to IT leadership on a regular basis
    Influence stakeholders to prioritize and execute risk management initiatives, and drive remediation of process and technology gaps

All our positions are open to people with disabilities


  • Sound communication, presentation and interaction skills. Experience working with technical experts and architects in security domain.
  • Deep professional experience in all the assessment types described above.
  • An overall Industry experience of 12-14 years with 4 to 6 years of experience in the relevant field mentioned above to fit this role.
  • Solid understanding of security standards, frameworks and methodologies: OWASP, CVE, CVSS …
  • Strong exposure on Static & Dynamic Assessment (Process, tools, methodologies etc.)
  • Understanding of security frameworks such as ISO27001 or NIST Cybersecurity Frameworks a plus.
  • Experience with various operating systems, network security technologies, web application development technologies, languages and frameworks such as .Net, Java, PHP, Angular JS, NodeJS etc.
  • Development and scripting languages such as Python, C/C++, Java/JavaScript.
  • Experience leading small to medium size teams.
  • Certifications in various technical domains will be a strong advantage.
  • Environment

    Societe Generale Global Solution Centre (SG GSC), a 100% owned subsidiary of European banking major Societe
    Generale (SG), Our role and purpose is to enable the strategic vision of Societe Generale Group. We are doing this by
    pioneering cutting edge innovation from Design Thinking to Smart Automation & Artificial Intelligence, and applying it to
    SG Global Solution Centre provides services in the areas of Application Development and Maintenance, Infrastructure
    Management, Business Process Management, and Knowledge Process Management, to Societe Generale's business
    lines around the world.
    “We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified
    applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or
    expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status”.
    Job code: 19000M1N
    Business unit: SG Global Solution Centre
    Starting date: 02/09/2019
    Date of publication: 14/08/2019
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    Cyber Security Consultant

    Permanent contract   |   Bangalore - India   |   Security