Security Analyst

Recruiter
Sanderson
Location
Bristol, Avon
Salary
33000.0000
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job title: Security Analyst

Location: Bristol

Salary: £33,000 - £49,000 + benefits

I have an exciting and challenging opportunity for an experienced Security Analyst for my key client based in Bristol. My client is one of the leading financial services companies within the UK and a household name providing a range of financial products within the insurance sector.

As part of a group wide shared information security team you play a key role in providing highly technical specialist advice and expertise to the Regional Information Security Head and Deputy. Ensuring centrally produced security solutions meet regional requirements by identifying and managing the project requirements and key stakeholders for their region whilst communicating these to central solution designers and engineers. You will also work closely with group domain engineers, architects and designers as required delivering local bespoke security solutions. Managing security incidents to ensure timely mitigation and escalating to appropriate incident resolver groups and leadership as required.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Responsible for providing highly technical specialist advice and expertise to the Regional Information Security Head and Deputy
  • Support the Regional Information Security Head in conducting reviews of regions' current security posture and compliance to ATS Information Security Policies and compliance
  • Be the single point of contact for all queries on ATS Information Security Policy for the region
  • Assist the Regional Information Security Head in developing status reports and presentations for ATS central IS stakeholders for the region
  • Collaborate with Solution SME, Security Consultants and other ATS stakeholders to understand requirements for bespoke regional security solutions
  • Collaborate with Solution SME to provide support for designing and building the bespoke security solution for the region
  • Ensure the bespoke solution design and implementation complies with ATS regional requirements and the central ATS project delivery framework
  • Manage security incidents to ensure timely mitigation and escalate to appropriate incident resolver groups and leadership as required
  • Ensure correct execution of security incident management processes
  • Identify any incident/request that requires increased focus and actions necessary to meet committed service levels
  • Report on the incidents

Skills and Experience:

  • Proven previous experience of working within a similar Security Analyst position
  • Proven experience within Information Security
  • Experience in remediation vulnerabilities
  • Background within incident response
  • Information Security and/or Information Technology industry certification such as CISSP, CISM, ISO27001 (desirable)
  • Member of IISP or desire to become a member (desirable)
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • Organised with a proven ability to prioritise workload, meet deadline and utilise time effectively

For more information and to be considered for this role please email a copy of your CV to in the first instance.