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Senior Information Security Specialist– Manchester

Senior IT Security Specialist– Manchester

Are you an Information Security Specialist in search of an opportunity that will challenge your technical skills to the highest order?

If so, then look no further as this role is one not to be missed out on!

My client is in search of a Senior IT Security specialist to join its young and vibrant team of experts. This opportunity will provide you with the chance to work for a company that truly values Information Security and has identified the value that a well-oiled division can have on its overall business function.  An individual with technical expertise blended with great interpersonal skills will make your application stand out.

Currently, the team consists of individuals at varying levels of experience and you will work closely with the Head of Information Security ensuring high levels of performance throughout the team. Remote flexibility is offered with this position along with a great benefits package

Do not hesitate to get in contact as this role is gaining a great deal of interest.

Job requirements:

  • Assist with the analysis of security risk assessments and gap analysis engagements
  • Work on the retooling of the companies SIEM platform
  • Raise awareness of Information Security incidents and highlight vulnerabilities to the relevant parties
  • Create threat and risk mitigation plans and establish best practice in terms of dealing with risks
  • Assist in the development of security policies and controls such as ISO27001 and PCI-DSS
  • Ensure the organisation is compliant with various security frameworks as listed above
  • Lease with Head of Information Security on overall performance of the security team

The ideal candidate will have

  • 5+ Years’ professional experience in Cyber Security
  • Experience working in line with Compliance regulations such as ISO27001 and PCI-DSS
  • Experience dealing with integrations of security platforms
  • Previous experience creating Security Incident response policies and procedures
  • A background in Security Operations will make your application stand out
  • Prior experience working for an End-user organisation on their overall security operational functions
  • Display experience in reporting back to Senior members of the team in order to highlight risks effectively

Apply with your CV right away in order not to miss out on this position.

Cyber Security Sales Specialist

Cyber Security Sales Specialist – Growing consultancy with big ambitions


I am currently working with a Cyber Security consultancy that has quickly got themselves on the map as a trusted name in the Cyber ecosystem.

Given the success, this company has achieved in such a short period of time they are looking to expand their services capability starting with building a strong sale steam to sell the capabilities they have.

This company is at the stage where every single hire they make now will be an integral player to the growth of the business meaning you will have the opportunity to hyper growth your career and have the autonomy to build your own processes within the company. Once successful the company will look to issue equity options and build sales teams around the key hires now.

Some of the services this client sells but not limited to are – Virtual CISO, Security Operations, Threat and Vulnerability Management, Governance Risk and Compliance and Penetration testing. They are also a key partner to many SIEM companies.

The commission structure this company is putting together will be unrivaled in the industry to attract the best talent and give you as a successful sales professional the regards you deserve based on results.

Zero politics attitude to business – This company operates as a zero politics approach to building their business. If there is an idea or an issue its resolved around the table and if its something that will benefit the business, you will be endorsed to run with the project. This is very much an open-door environment and with that means that everyone in the business must be honest and trustworthy to work together and produce the best results.

The ideal candidate will have the following experience:

  • A proven track record in selling Cyber and Information Security Services
  • The ability to work in a smaller company and build process tailored to success
  • The ability to command the attention of Senior C-Level stakeholders
  • Ideally, experience selling solutions to Financial Services including Hedge Funds and Banks
  • Communication is a must – sales is sales
  • Ability to draft and execute proposals
  • Have an entrepreneurial forward-thinking approach to selling and helping expand the business
  • Account manage and upsell solutions to existing clients

If this is an opportunity you could be interested in, then please do not hesitate to get in touch to discuss further.

Head of Red Team

Are you an experienced Red Team Penetration tester? Are you in search of your next challenge? This is an opportunity not to be missed for any ambitious Pen tester with a keen eye for Red Team engagements

This is a great opportunity to develop your skills as a leader in the Pentesting industry. You will be given the tools to deliver top-quality service and become one of the most well renowned Red Team operators worldwide.

This organisation has just received heavy investment from a private equity firm and a Head of Red Team engagements is required to come in and spearhead this growth. You will also be offered the chance to keep up to date with industry trends with a percentage of your working week dedicated to personal research and development.

If you are looking for a remote opportunity – this role is screaming out for your application.


  • Manage Red Team engagements and processes
  • Delivery of Penetration Tests and security assessments
  • Conduct Application security assessments
  • Conduct Infrastructure security assessments
  • Mentor junior penetration testers
  • Keep progress reports on findings
  • Display innovative methods in which to handle incidents
  • Monitoring security tools for potential threats
  • Review threat coverage and provide suggestions of the best method to overcome potential issues

Experience required:

  • 10+ Years’ of experience in Penetration Testing
  • 5+ Years’ experience in Red Team engagements
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Highly proficient in Web application and infrastructure testing
  • OSCP Certification
  • CRT Citification

Do not hesitate to get in contact regarding this fantastic opportunity to work for a true market leader in Pentesting. Interviews are currently ongoing so do not wait a moment longer if you feel you have the required experience to fulfill the requirements for the role.

Penetration Tester - Red Teamer

Penetration Tester

Locke and McCloud are a leader in Information and Cyber Security recruitment. 

One of our exclusive clients has just opened a brand-new position to join their exciting Penetration practice. 

This company is a true leader in the Penetration testing world. They describe themselves as true hackers. All of their client’s engagements are full read teaming projects providing their clients with the most comprehensive report on how their systems have been infiltrated. This is not a button clicking environment but an environment working with the very best offensive security professionals in the industry.

Due to the nature of the client engagements working on red teaming projects this consultancy does require all their staff to be onsite in their offices located close to Manchester. 


• 25% of your working time can be spent on research
• Yearly budget you can spend on any certs or conferences 
• Choosing which projects, you want to work on
• Only working on red teaming projects 

The ideal candidate will have the following experience:

• 2+ years Penetration Testing and Cyber Security Experience
• Red Teaming, Phishing Simulations and Internal/External Testing experience 
• Experience leading client engagements and managing projects
• Experience Leading projects from the conception of scoping calls to final redemption
• Testing in: Web Application, Infrastructure, Mobile and Database vulnerability assessments
• Expert communication skills
• Experience working in the fast-paced high-pressure environments

If this is an opportunity that could be of interest to you then please get in contact asap to avoid disappointment.

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