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Digital Forensic Analyst

Digital Forensic Analyst

Locke & McCloud is working with a management consultancy firm based in Birmingham, who are searching for a new addition to their existing team of Digital Forensic Analysts. This is an exclusive opportunity to start a career as part of a fast-paced and well-driven team, becoming part of a growth plan which is expected to take their operations global.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • You will be working on complex and multi-layered investigations, whilst working alongside law enforcement to identify sources of evidence
  • You will be responsible for acquiring & investigating a wide range of electronic evidence with the use of analytical methods and processes
  • You will partake in depth analysis of various forms of evidence and material to ensure work was in line with the requirement of Audit regulations
  • You will use forensic software and hardware to examine and evaluate digital or physical evidence.
  • When necessary, you will work with entry level staff to provide on the job training and mentoring

Essential Experience

  • You will require at least two years of experience in operating as a Digital Forensic Analyst, with a background in conducting digital forensic analysis of computers and other digital devices
  • You need experience in working closely with legal teams to understand requirements, set expectations and report on progress
  • You must have extensive experience in the use of forensic software and hardware; proficient use of FTK, XWAYS, EnCase and Cellebrite.


If you are interested in applying for this role, or believe that you are suitable for this role, please do not hesitate to get in touch to discuss this opportunity further.

Penetration Tester

Penetration Tester – London

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. This is not a button clicking environment but an environment working with the very best offensive security professionals in the industry.

Brief Overview

This role is responsible for conducting vulnerability assessments, threat modelling, penetration tests, and campaigns of IT infrastructure and integration of applications. This role will require you to be able to identify, evaluate, and remediate potential weaknesses in systems using both manual and automated methods.

The ideal candidate will have the following experience:

  • 4+ years Penetration Testing and Cyber Security 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 environment
  • Familiarity with application vulnerability assessment tools (e.g. Burp Suite)
  • Experience with command line on Linux and Windows operating systems
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to “think out of the box”
  • Application development or scripting knowledge and experience is desirable, but not required

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

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


Senior Information Security Consultant

Senior Information Security Consultant - Bristol

Locke and Mccloud are currently working with a cyber advisory company based in Bristol who are currently looking for a Senior Information Security Consultant.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the Cyber Security team within this organisation as their investment and future ambition for their Cyber Security division is higher than ever.

Role Includes:

  • Providing information direction to complex issues and ensure delivery of solutions and procedures.
  • Provide cyber information consulting and advice.
  • Having a good basis of knowledge and consultancy experience to reach innovative solutions.
  • General information assurance, governance risk and compliance activities.
  • Working on various projects, with fantastic exposure and potential growth opportunities.
  • Working with clients advising them on security solutions.

Essential Experience / Knowledge:

  • Knowledge and experience in risk-based information assurance.
  • Knowledge and experience in ISO27001 AND PCI DSS are essential.
  • Familiarity with risk assessments and reports.
  • Certification in ISO27001 is crucial and certifications in CISM/CISA/CRISC are desirable certifications to have.
  • Experience in Vulnerability and Threat Analysis.
  • Consulting experience is essential with a good knowledge of IT networking.

If you are interested in this position, then please get in touch asap to discuss further.

Senior Information Security Consultant

Senior Information Security Consultant | Edinburgh | £80,000+

Locke & McCloud are currently working with a very exciting security specific security consultancy who are looking to significantly grow out there information security consulting practice. They are an extremely fast growing company who work on a wide variety of very interesting projects.

They have a number of sides to the business including, managed services, products & advisory. They are leveraging artificial intelligence & machine learning to optimise all of their tools and projects they are working on.

Job role:

  • Working with clients by providing a strategic direction for IT security
  • Designing security architecture
  • Working on audits & having a full understanding of the latest compliance requirements
  • working on bids & proposals for new clients
  • Helping to develop the existing team


  • Excellent understanding of security industry standards, including Cyber Essentials, NIST, ISo, PCI DSS & GDPR
  • Strong experience with cloud technologies
  • Security operations (SOC & SIEM)
  • Relevant security certifications (CISSP, CISM, CISA etc.)

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 sales team to continue the momentum of the business. 

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. 

Some of the services this client sells are but not limited to – 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 main proportion of business this client is currently selling is penetration testing services and the owner of the business has said that it is essential to have experience in selling penetration testing services to be a successful applicant.

The commission structure this company is putting together will be unrivalled in the industry to ensure they are attracting the best talent and have the ability to retain the best talent.

Once successful the company will look to issue equity options and build sales teams around the key hires now. 

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
  • Must show a proven track record in selling Penetration testing 
  • 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 Penetration Testing

Head of Penetration Testing 

My client is one of the largest and most well-respected Cyber Security consultancies in the UK. They are in search of a Head of Penetration Testing to spearhead the development of its Penetration Testing team.

My client is in search of a highly reliable Penetration Tester with experience in managing and mentoring juniors Due to its huge growth plans. You will be responsible for a team of Penetration Testers with varying skill sets and levels of experience.

Experience required:

  • 3-5 Years of experience in Penetration Testing
  • Skilled mentoring capabilities
  • Ability to develop Junior Penetration Testers
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge in Software Engineering, System and Network Security
  • Highly proficient in Web application Testing
  • Experience in Mobile Penetration Testing
  • Some experience in Red Team activities
  • Experience in Infrastructure Penetration Testing
  • Certifications such as CREST, Tiger, OSCP, CHECK

Job responsibilities:

  • Delivery of Penetration Tests and security assessments
  • Relay information to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Identify strengths and weaknesses within Junior Penetration Testers and work to improving their skill set
  • Monitoring security tools for potential threats
  • Provide in-depth knowledge and expertise in incident responses
  • Review threat coverage and provide suggestions of the best method to overcome potential issues

Due to my client having a respected reputation, they are receiving many applications. If this role sounds like it would be of interest to you, please do not hesitate to send in your application.

Level 3 SOC Analyst

Level 3 SOC Analyst – City of London

We are currently working with a boutique Cyber Security Partner based the prestige location of Mayfair, London.

This specific consultancy only works with FTSE500 companies by providing them with a very high standard of Security Operations Managed Services. When speaking to the Practice Directors they have explained and made very clear that their practice has such a heavy emphasis on quality and the only way they can maintain this quality is to have the best people. So if you consider yourself someone that is passionate about delivering only the best results and having a forward-thinking approach to dealing with problems and solutions to the standards of above and beyond then this is the perfect company for you.

The ideal candidate will have the following experience:

  • A minimum of 4 years’ experience working in Cyber Security
  • Expert knowledge of working within a Security Operations team
  • The ability to manage stakeholders and Practice Managers
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to mentor junior members of the team
  • Experience working with tools such as Arcsight, QRadar, SPLUNK or others
  • Expert knowledge of Threat and Vulnerability Management
  • Above all – be prepared to mould well with a team and deliver the highest standard that you can

Locke and McCloud are a global leader in Cyber and Information Security Recruitment – if you are interested in this position and hearing about others then please do not hesitate to get in touch.

Locke and McCloud operate as a Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Infrastructure Specialist - Penetration Tester

Are you a specialist in Infrastructure based Penetration Testing? Are you looking to progress up the management chain in the pentesting industry?

This is an opportunity not to be missed! You will enjoy a working environment that is relaxed yet still focused on delivering the highest quality of service. You will be tasked with some of the most exciting projects in the pentetsing industry which will ensure you stay interested in your engagements throughout your tenure.

You can be confident that working with this company will always provide you with new challenges, as you will be working on varied projects in your day to day engagements. This will constantly increase your skillset and overall development as the industry is ever changing as you well know!

You would be insane to miss out on this rare opportunity to work with one of the leading information and cybersecurity firms in the UK. With a highly technical head of operations, you would have daily access to one of the best minds in the industry


  • Carry out regular Infrastructure penetration tests
  • Carry out occasional Web application tests
  • Conduct vulnerability assessments
  • Lease with company directors to report findings
  • Attempt challenging engagements with


  • 2+ Years’ of professional experience
  • Highly skilled in Web application testing
  • Experience report writing
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • OSCP certified (Desirable)
  • CPSA certified (Desirable)
  • CRT certified (Desirable)

If you feel you have the skills required to take on this opportunity then do not hesitate to get in contact. 

eDiscovery Project Manager

Do you eventually want to establish yourself as a market leader within this industry?

Do you want to work for an internationally recognised law firm?

Do you want an extremely competitive package and the opportunity to work towards industry recognised certifications?

Look no further – We have the ideal opportunity for you!

We are working with a magic circle law firm who are working on some of the most exciting eDiscovery projects globally. Our client have been building up a team of experienced professionals and experts to establish themselves as leaders within this market. They are now looking for project managers to oversee eDiscovery projects from conception to completion using meticulous planning and leading eDiscovery technology. For the right person, our client is willing to offer an extremely competitive package and fast track progression plan including extensive training and industry recognised qualifications such as RCA.

Role & Responsibilities

  • You will act as a point of contact and subject matter expert throughout the entire project life cycle
  • You will provide consulting and technical service to the lawyers and utilise document review tools
  • You must understand, plan and mitigate risk during collection, processing and review
  • You will oversee the execution of eDiscovery engagements and be able to build strong relationships with clients
  • You must ensure that all project and procedural documentation is kept up-to-date and accurate records are maintained

Essential Experience

  • You need a minimum of 2 years’ experience within eDiscovery
  • Your experience must include the use of eDiscovery tools; Relativity and Nuix are both desirable, but not essential
  • You must have a strong technical understanding and experience working on the entirety of the EDRM.
  • You must have client-facing experience and be able to explain technical terms to non-tech-savvy clients and stakeholders

Penetration Tester

Penetration Tester – Cardiff

Are you a Penetration Tester at the top of their game who feels like they could do more? Do you want a hands-on offensive role that gives you the exposure and freedom to shape your career? Do you want an opportunity to work with embedded hardware or exciting Social Engineering projects?  

If you are in search of rapid career progression, then look no further. My client has had their budgets for 2019 confirmed and will be doubling their team of testers in the next 6 months.

If this is, you then the current opportunity is one you cannot miss out on.

This company has focused a huge emphasis on culture with weekly social events. The work-life balance is of huge importance, with an investment in the best hacking tools for their Penetration Testers to have access to as well as new labs, this company invests in giving its Penetration Testers the best equipment and opportunity to develop and upskill themselves.

Brief Overview

This role is responsible for conducting vulnerability assessments, threat modelling, penetration tests, and campaigns of IT infrastructure and integration of applications. This role will require you to be able to identify, evaluate, and remediate potential weaknesses in systems using both manual and automated methods.

Essential Experience

  • 2+ years’ experience as a Penetration Tester
  • Experience in vulnerability testing and infrastructure
  • Experience with command line on Linux and Windows operating systems
  • Experience in leading project engagements and client facing
  • Knowledge in report writing and delivery, including quality assurance
  • Experience working with clients developing appropriate remediation plans
  • Experience working in the fast-paced high-pressure environments
  • Having a passion for Cyber Security and a natural drive to progress

Locke and Mccloud work with the very best clients and candidates in the market, solely focusing and working in the Cyber Security market which allow us to engage with the best and are acting as an employment agent on behalf of this organization.

Palo Alto Pre Sales Specialist

One of the most respected Cyber Security VAR’s in the Security EcoSystem is currently looking for their next Pre-Sales Engineer to join their incredibly talented and successful team of Pre-Sales Engineers.

You will be independently working as the go-to Palo Alto and Checkpoint specialist working with a variety of clients ranging from Blue Chips, SME’s, public and private sector clients. You will have the confidence of an expert team and sales team behind you setting you up for every success.

This position is a working with the occasional travel to client site giving you the freedom and flexibility to work anywhere in the UK you would like to.

This company invest in their employees giving you the opportunity to get certified in any technical certifications that you would like to ensure that you are always skilled up to do the best job possible.


  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus/commission on all deals won
  • Home working
  • 28 days holiday
  • Pension
  • Training budget
  • Company socials
  • Opportunity to move into other role

Ideal experience:

  • A minimum of 2 years of pre-sales experience
  • Ideally, experience in Checkpoint and Palo Alto
  • VAR Pre-sales experience
  • Ideally a technical background
  • Strong client facing skills

Digital Forensics Consultant

Are you interested in working for a market leader within security consulting?

Do you want to establish yourself as a leader within this space?

Are you looking for a very competitive package?

Look no further – we have the ideal opportunity for you!

Our client is an internationally recognised security consultancy currently working on some of the most exciting investigations globally. They are currently looking for a Digital Forensics Consultant to join the existing team of experts and undertake investigations across the full spectrum of digital hardware. As part of the role you will liaise with clients and stakeholders as a subject matter expert. For the right consultant our client will offer you an extremely competitive package and fast track progression plan – including extensive training and work towards recognised industry qualifications such as EnCe.

Role & Responsibilities

  • You will carry out exciting investigations across the full spectrum of hardware (mobile phones, computers etc.)
  • Where required you will provide expert witness statements and testimony in court
  • You will act as a point of contact to clients and stakeholders providing subject matter expertise where required
  • You will ensure that best practice procedures such as ISO 17025 are adhered to

Essential Experience

  • You need a minimum of 3 years Digital Forensics experience in either the public or the private sector
  • Your experience must include the use of forensic software; FTK, EnCase, Cellebrite and XRY are all desirable
  • You must have an established track record of producing expert reports and witness statements
  • Previous client facing experience is desirable, but not essential

This is an opportunity like no other within this market. Our client is looking to move fast – if it is something of interest please get in contact to avoid missing out.

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