Information Security Analyst (Assurance)

Maersk Line
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Information Security Analyst (Assurance) Maidenhead Ref.: ML-149103 Maersk Line, the global containerized division of the A.P. Moller - Maersk Group, is dedicated to delivering the highest level of customer-focused and reliable ocean transportation services. Our vision, built from a strong heritage of uprightness, constant care, and innovation, has guided our business operations since the first Maersk Line vessel sailed in 1904. By remaining committed to that vision we have expanded our business to become the world's largest ocean carrier. And we are consistently recognized as the most reliable container shipping company in the world. Maersk Line offers a competitive salary and good benefits package (details dependent on working location). Maersk Line has embarked on a transformation journey, focusing on a long-term strategy to remain best in class in an industry that is increasingly volatile. At the very core of this strategy lies IT. Viewed as a significant enabler of our company strategy, IT is an area where our top management has made and will continue to make increasing investments in. In Maersk Line IT, we actively engage the business and deliver its needs while undergoing our own transformation. We aim to be a world-class professional IT organization that delivers business value through automation, standardization, increased forecasting capabilities and proactive handling of the market. These are levers that our leadership rely on to maintain a strong and stable presence in the market. We further aim to establish one global platform on which we effectively build systems that allow us to differentiate from our competitors in the market. We Offer Maersk Line is a highly international and inspiring environment with an attractive value proposition for its employees. Our package consists of an externally benchmarked salary, pension scheme, 25 days holiday a year and a number of other attractive benefits. Key Responsibilities As an Information Security Analyst in the Assurance team, you will assist and support the Information Security Managers in assessing and reporting the current state of security. This will include the support of testing, security assessments, and auditing of systems, processes, third parties and controls. * Assist with Internal Security Assessments and audits * Report compliance levels against security related standards and applicable laws and regulations * Collect and coordinate remediation activities and audit findings * Assist with assessments of Third Parties contracts and compliance * Produce assurance reports and documentation * Support the Information Security Manager in the delivery of audits * Maintain templates and processes * Manage the schedule for security assessments * Measure meaningful security metrics * Coordinate external Audits * Measurement and reporting of key operational metrics * Collate and analyse assessment results Who we are looking for * A Master's degree in computer sciences, information management or another related area (a Bachelor degree can be accepted if experience is extensive); * Broad general IT knowledge (networks, architecture, Cloud etc). * Experience of information security in a global and similar size business; * Experience assisting with security assessments or audits in a complex, global environment * Knowledge of international regulatory and compliance frameworks * Proven ability to work and effectively prioritize in a dynamic and decentralized work environment; * One or more Information Security Certifications (e.g. SCCP, Security+, GSEC, Ethical hacking) are preferred * Able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of current information security events and trends * Excellent planning and organisational skills * High attention to detail * Excellent communicator * Naturally inquisitive with a flair for problem solving * Works independently within defined boundaries and guidelines * Able to learn new systems and technologies quickly * Able to work collaboratively both within the team and across multiple teams * Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines * Must be highly reliable, trustworthy and honest
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