Cyber Security Expert / Cyber Security Consultant

  • Full Time
  • Leeds
  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: Competitive


Asda Stores Ltd was founded as a supermarket committed to offering shoppers Every Day Low Prices. We have stayed true to our heritage, never losing sight of our goal of ‘Save Money. Live Better’.

Cyber Security Expert 

Asda are recruiting for a Cyber Security Expert to work as part of a global family of cyber security experts in one of the world’s largest companies. This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing team who can offer you a great working environment and flexible working.

We are looking for a cyber security expert with a genuine interest in the technical side of Cyber security who would succeed in a role that is not hands-on technical with the ability to thrive in an environment where change is rapid and constant with a high volume of work and challenge.


  • Perform risk analysis reviews on systems and solutions giving clear direction on security control gaps, the risks they present, possible remediation and if appropriate options for accepting risks.
  • Support in the delivery of PCI, ISO27001, GDPR and SOX compliance.
  • Fulfil service requests and provide cybersecurity direction across all domains.
  • Management of security incidents through their entire lifecycle.
  • Build and manage relationships with multiple internal business stakeholders & Wal-Mart Global Cybersecurity.
  • Take an on-going, pro-active role to drive the security awareness program for Asda colleagues.
  • Deliver all work to the highest standard quality following and driving industry best practice at every opportunity.
  • Deliver Cybersecurity awareness and adherence to policy, process and standards through existing and new mechanisms which you’ll create.
  • Role reports to Head of Cybersecurity.

What you’ll need

  • A proven track record in a similar role and the skills to fulfil the responsibilities in this role.
  • A demonstrable knowledge in understanding existing and emerging security technologies particularly in the payment, mobile and ecom spaces.
  • An in-depth knowledge and experience of security risk analysis for technical solutions combined with an ability articulate them clearly both verbally and in written form.
  • An in-depth knowledge and demonstrable experience in the delivery of industry-related security frameworks and policies (e.g. PCI, ISO27001, GDPR & SOX).
  • A customer focussed attitude with excellent communication and networking (people) skills.
  • An unfailingly enthusiastic approach to work with controlled urgency and good-humour under pressure.
  • A relish for challenging conversations with the ability to conduct them with calm authority but tenacious fervour.

Desired Qualifications / Experience

  • CISSP or similar preferred.
  • Relevant Bachelors / Masters + relevant commercial experience OR 4+ years relevant experience.

Asda benefits

  • Excellent salary, car allowance, bonus and pension
  • FUN environment
  • Flexible working
  • A strong commitment to personal development and training
  • Free parking in the centre of Leeds
  • Great culture
  • Staff discount
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • And tonnes more…

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