IT Security Officer - IT Security Analyst Banking

£50000 - £60000 per annumtxtSalaryFrom=50000
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Security Officer - IT Security Analyst Banking
Stand alone role reporting to Head of IT
Online Brokerage / e-Trading / Banking environment

Our client a leading online broker currently seeks an IT Security Analysr / Security Engineer to join them to be there sole IT Security person effectively managing the function while reporting into the Head of IT.

Keywords: IT Security Analyst, IT Security Engineer, Information Security Analyst, Information Security Officer, IT Security Officer, ISO 27001, BAnking, Trading, Financial Services, Network Security, Penetration Testing, Penetration Tester

The role

- Overall ownership of security incidents, reporting, and mitigation
- Lead certification and external assessment projects
- Monitoring of security vulnerabilities, threats and events in network and host systems
- Log filtering, aggregation and analysis
- Create actionable alerts and filters based on business requirements
- Audit existing systems and provide comprehensive risk assessments
- Development and maintenance of information security policies and procedures
- Regular reports for senior management
- Coordination with internal and external auditors

Technical Skills

- Microsoft and Unix security
- Network security and perimeter architectures
- Penetration testing and exploit knowledge
- Vulnerability scanning
- DDoS mitigation
- Secure coding practices
- Excellent written and verbal communication for both technical and management audiences

Other nice to have's

- 3 to 5 years of experience in Information Security
- Experience in a financial services environment
- Practical experience with code reviews in various languages
- Familiarity with data classification and protection
- Knowledge of ISO27001

Interested please send your cv for a swift response