Locke & McCloud are a leading Information and Cyber Security staffing partner. In a world where the estimated cost of Cyber Crime is over $6 Trillion annually, we aim to help our clients limit their exposure by providing the very best talent, who can help to build and further develop a solid Security foundation.

Through utilising the most advanced sourcing methods in the industry we can engage with talent otherwise unavailable in the market. While traditional in-house/generalist recruiters do not have the specialist knowledge of the security market, Locke & McCloud endeavor to fully understand our candidates and client’s requirements to ensure that effective staffing matches are made.

Our specialist recruiters solely focus on Information and Cyber Security recruiting and also have individual specialisms within the security marketplace.This means that when you are looking for a particular skill set you are working with a professional who has a thorough grasp of your need.

As a global provider of information security professionals with offices in London & New York we are well positioned to assist you with staffing solutions wherever you may be in the world. Where most recruiters only engage local talent, we can draw on a pool of consultants whether locally or internationally to make sure that you have the very best expertise on your team. 

Areas of Specialisation:

  • Incident Response
  • Security Information & Event Management (SIEM)
  • Threat & Vulnerability Management
  • Data Loss Prevention
  • Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC)
  • Identity & Access Management (IAM)
  • Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)
  • Perimeter & Infrastructure Security
  • Penetration Testing
  • Cloud/Security Architecture
  • Data Privacy & GDPR 

Penetration Tester - CHECK Team Member – UK - Remote

Penetration Tester - CHECK Team Member – UK - Remote

***Calling all CHECK Team Members***

Are you a CHECK Team Member looking to progress with a company that will push you and accelerate your career growth? Gain your CHECK Team Leader certification? Do you want to work on exciting project engagements with global market leaders? Do you want to work for a company that invests in its people and gives them access to the latest hacking tools?

If yes, then we have the perfect opportunity for you.

Locke and McCloud are working with a Technology company who are looking to hire multiple CHECK Team Members across the UK.

This company pays for training and certifications and sponsor their Penetration Testers to go to DefCon every year.

 

Essential Experience

  • 1+ professional years of experience in Penetration Testing
  • CHECK Team Member Certified
  • Proficient experience in Web Application hacking tools such as, Metasploit, Burp Suite, Wireshark, Nessus etc
  • Experience in Infrastructure and Vulnerability Testing
  • 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 in the fast-paced high-pressure environments

 

Don’t miss the chance to work for this fantastic organisation, if you’re interested or know anyone who is suited for this role, then please get in touch.

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 organisation.

 

Senior Penetration Tester – Birmingham

Senior Penetration Tester – Birmingham

Interested in working for a company that has a fantastic work life balance, values all employees equally and pushes all its staff to progress their careers with uncapped progression?

Locke and McCloud are currently working with an exclusive Cyber Security Consultancy based in Birmingham who are looking to bring on a Senior Penetration Tester to help build and grow their successful Penetration Testing Team.

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.

*CHECK / TIGER - CREST CRT*

Brief Overview

  • Performing network penetration, web and mobile application testing, source code reviews, threat analysis, wireless network assessments, and social-engineering assessments
  • Developing scripts, tools, or methodologies to facilitate customized testing
  • You will collaborate with security, platform engineers, developers, and operations teams to ensure secure design, development, and deployment of secure infrastructure and code
  • Independently scope engagements and assessments while working with Security leadership.
  • Managing and mentoring Junior Penetration Testers will be a part of this role.

 

Essential Experience

  • 2-5 years Penetration Testing and cyber experience.
  • Experience in Web Application, Infrastructure, Mobile and Database vulnerability assessments.
  • Experience in Scoping and planning engagements with clients.
  • Concrete knowledge and experience in Windows and Linux OS and related security tools.
  • Experience working in the fast-paced high-pressure environments
  • Knowledge in report writing and delivery, including quality assurance.

 

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 organisation.

For more information please apply with your CV.

Head of Penetration Testing – London

Head of Penetration Testing – London

One of our exclusive clients has just opened a brand-new position to manage and lead their 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.

The ideal candidate will have the following experience:

  • 5+ 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
  • Experience in managing and leading a team within Penetration Testing
  • 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.

Contract - Penetration Tester CHECK Team Leader

Contract - Penetration Tester CHECK Team Leader

***Calling all CHECK Team Leaders***

CHECK – CTL, CREST OR TIGER Scheme

Locke & McCloud are currently working on a long-term contract with one of the best Penetration Testing companies in the UK. They are an award-winning organisation; the role is remote and all travel to the client site and expenses are covered. This opportunity is outside IR35 and a competitive day rate.

Essential Experience

  • Proven experience in Penetration Testing CHECK Team Leader certified
  • Experience in Webb App, Infrastructure and Network testing
  • Strong technical experience and usage of Burp Suite, Wireshark and VMware
  • Excellent experience working with clients to develop proposals
  • Expert documentation and report writing experience
  • Expert communication skills and experience of working in a fast-paced environment.
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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 organisation.

For more information please apply with your CV.

Penetration Tester CHECK Team Member - Cambridge

Penetration Tester CHECK Team Member - Cambridge

 

Locke & McCloud are currently working alongside a niche consultancy based in Cambridge looking for a Mid-Level Penetration Tester. This opportunity offers exposure to exciting projects with market leaders in Media, Technology and Music.

This company have invested heavily in the best hacking tools in the industry for their employees with state-of-the-art labs. The senior manager of this company has a huge passion for Penetration Testing and is a regular speaker at Defcon. The role will allow progression to eventually manage your own team and division with weekly social events the work life balance and culture is of huge importance to this company.

 

Essential Experience

  • 2 years+ Penetration Testing experience
  • Strong experience in Web Application in tools such as Burp Suite, Nessus, Metasploit and Wireshark etc
  • CHECK Team Member Certified
  • 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 in the fast-paced high-pressure environments

 

The client is looking to interview this week with a view for someone to start in December, therefore if you have any interest in this position please get in contact to avoid any disappointment.

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 organisation.

Junior Penetration Tester - London

Junior Penetration Tester - London

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?  

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

Locke & McCloud are currently working with a company based in . This company is focused around uncapped progression and opportunity to really shape and develop your career. They sponsor all their Penetration Tester’s to go to Defcon every year and have invested in having state of the art labs for their employees.

 

Essential Experience:

  • 3 months - 2 years Penetration Testing experience
  • Familiarity with application vulnerability assessment tools (e.g. Burp Suite)
  • Experience with command line on Linux and Windows operating systems
  • Application development or scripting knowledge and experience is desirable, but not required
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, including a demonstrated ability to prepare documentation and presentations for technical and non-technical audiences
  • Demonstrated ability to research vulnerabilities and utilize off-the-shelf exploits
  • Basic understanding of web application frameworks (React, Springboot, Ruby on Rails, J2EE, PHP, ASP.NET)

 

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 organisation.

For more information please apply with your CV.

Senior Penetration Tester – CHECK Team Leader

Senior Penetration Tester – CHECK Team Leader       

CHECK – CTL, CREST OR TIGER Scheme

ALERT:  Are you looking for the next step in your career? Growth and exposure to exciting projects? Remote working options? Research time? If so then we have the job for you!

An exciting and growing consultancy is looking for a CHECK Team Leader to join there ever expanding and strong Penetration Team. This role will provide the successful candidate with a fantastic opportunity to work alongside some of the best in the industry and the opportunity to work on a variety of exciting projects.  

 

Essential Experience

  • Proven experience in Penetration Testing CHECK Team Leader certified
  • Experience in Webb App, Infrastructure and Network testing
  • Strong technical experience and usage of Burp Suite, Wireshark and VMware
  • Excellent experience working with clients to develop proposals
  • Expert documentation and report writing experience
  • Expert communication skills and experience of working in a fast-paced environment.

 

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 organisation.

For more information please apply with your CV.

Information Security Consultant – London

Information Security Consultant – London

Locke and Mccloud are currently working with an Information Technology company based in London who are currently looking for an 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. This role offers remote working and fantastic opportunity to work on exciting projects.

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.

 

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

Digital Forensics Consultant

Digital Forensic Consultant

An internationally recognised management consulting company is searching for a competent Digital Forensics Consultant, to become part of a team of industry experts based in their Northampton office. This role is an opportunity to work alongside highly skilled consultants; covering all aspects of Digital Forensics and E-Discovery, across several industry sectors.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • You will conduct digital forensic acquisitions and analysis of computers, mobile devices and several other digital devices.
  • You can be expected to lead forensic investigations, working with client management, and meeting several deadlines under high pressure.
  • You will produce investigation reports and statements for any criminal / civil prosecutions and internal investigations.

Essential Experience

  • You will require experience in operating as a Digital Forensic Consultant, with a background in conducting a digital forensic analysis of computers and other digital devices.
  • GIAC certifications such as GASF, GCIH, GCFE are desirable.
  • You need experience in working closely with legal teams to understand requirements, set expectations and report on progress.
  • You must competent in using a wide range of computing environments and digital forensics tools; proficient use of EnCase, XWAYS, Cellebrite, MacQusition and Oxygen are desirable

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.

Check Team Member – Penetration Tester

Check Team Member – Penetration Tester

Are you looking for an opportunity that gives you the following:

  • 30% research time EVERY week
  • Working from home as much as possible
  • State of the art labs to learn from
  • Heavily compensated overtime pay
  • The unlimited budget for certifications

Then we have just the opportunity for you!

One of our exclusive clients is currently looking for multiple Check Team members to become a part of their award winning and rapidly expanding penetration testing team.

This mature work environment will give you the opportunity to manage your own hours, increase your pay and develop your career by working with some of the best penetration testers in the pen testing market.

You will be working on all aspects of Penetration testing ranging from Infrastructure, web app, mobile, hardware, code reviews, social engineering and much more. What you may lack in any of those areas this client will heavily invest in you to bring you up to speed.

This client is not your run of the mill penetration testing company or one of the companies you hear about every day, this opportunity is quite unique and something to hear about.

If you are interested to find out more then please apply to schedule a call.

Ideal experience:

  • CTM certified
  • A minimum of 18 months penetration testing experience
  • Report writing experience
  • Consultative approach to projects
  • Webb app, infrastructure and wireless testing experience

Cyber/Information Security Consultant | London | £80,000-£100,000

Cyber/Information Security Consultant | London | £80,000-£100,000

Locke & McCloud have been engaged by a market leading security and data privacy consultancy to help them find a very strong consultant to support a number of very exciting projects they are working on.

They are based in the City of London & are a very flexible organization with some great benefits. As a company, they have recently attracted a significant amount of investment and are growing at a very fast pace.

They are looking for candidates with experience of the following:

  • Data Protection & cyber/information security experience
  • Experience of security standards such as PCI & ISO
  • Knowledge of GDPR
  • I.T third-party risk management & IT audit
  • Preferably someone from a consulting background
  • Excellent stakeholder management and client facing skills

If this role is of interest please get in touch as soon as possible as my client is looking to start speaking with prospective candidates ASAP.

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. 

Perks:

• 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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