Account CISO


Remote, with travel to Barrow-in-Furness

An overview of the role

Are you passionate about information security? Do you have demonstrable experience of delivering security assured projects and services to client organisations? Would you relish putting these skills into practice by taking on a role within Capgemini to protect us and one of our largest defence sector client accounts from security and cyber threats?

The work

As the Account CISO, you will be responsible for assuring the information security and delivery of Capgemini’s projects and services to our client.  These projects and services span a range of capabilities requiring flexibility of approach, from which you will be rewarded through exposure to new challenges and opportunities.

You will have the opportunity to interact with a truly global team of security professionals, from Architects to Engineers, from Security and Compliance Managers to Developers, but that outreach doesn’t just stop at security; we actively encourage our staff to engage with other areas of the business and local communities.

Why you?

We are looking for an individual who is passionate about information security, and has experience driving and delivering security projects and services within organisations. We are looking for someone with strong interpersonal and communication skills; someone who can build and maintain effective working relationships with C-level stakeholders.  We hope to find someone who enjoys working collaboratively, who is open to sharing knowledge and helping others. 

Responsibilities will include:
•    Assuring that all Account deliveries are fully compliant with client and Capgemini security requirements
•    Providing advice on how the Account deliveries should be advanced
•    Driving use of best practice and continuous improvement across the account deliveries 
•    Developing and maintaining senior information security relationships across client stakeholders
•    Establishing yourself as the trusted information security advisor to the client
•    Hold, or be working towards, a relevant security qualification such as CISM, CISSP, GSLC (GIAC), CCP (ISSM), GIS
•    A working knowledge of ISO standards (e.g. ISO 27001) or similar frameworks such as PCI-DSS, CyberEssentials.

Security Clearance

UK Government Security Clearance is mandatory.  If you do not already hold Security Clearance, Capgemini is support you in your application for Security Clearance before you start in this role. All applications for this role are subject to applicants meeting all meaningful security, regulatory and compliance requirements.  Applicants for this position will need to be UK nationals due to specific client security requirements.


Capgemini positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. We are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best people to deliver innovative, world-class solutions for our clients. We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us. Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance
their individual, family and work-life needs.

About Capgemini

Capgemini is a global leader in consulting, digital transformation, technology and engineering services. The Group is at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients’ opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. Building on its strong 50-year+ heritage and deep industry-specific expertise, Capgemini enables organisations to realise their business ambitions through an array of services from strategy to operations. Capgemini is driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. Today, it is a multicultural company of 270,000 team members in almost 50 countries. With Altran, the Group reported 2019 combined revenues of €17billion.



Posted on:

January 6, 2022

Experience level:

Experienced Professional

Contract type:

Permanent Full Time


North West


Infrastructure & Service Integration