Information Security Analyst (£50K -£60K) NIST / ISO

Reed Technology
United Kingdom
£50k - £60k pa
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Reed Technology are now recruiting for a Information Security Analyst for a prestigious London Bridge based client. The salary on offer is £50.000 to £60,000pa. As part of an ongoing IT transformation exercise the company's requires an Information Security Specialist, who will be part of our Information Security & Governance Team. The primary area of responsibility will be supporting the cyber-security capabilities along with new security tools/ applications deployment. The individual will ensure that the information security policies are followed across all the deployments and play an active role in documenting the standard operating procedures. The role also extends to continual monitoring of all implemented security controls and helps manage the security operations centre (SOC). The position provides an opportunity to participate in a can-do culture using the latest in technology and tools to build and secure an advanced set of Healthcare services running in a virtualised data centre. The Information Security Specialist will be responsible for: · Support the day to day operations of web proxy (on premise & cloud), Anti-Virus, email encryption technologies, MDM, Honeypots, SIEM etc. · Monitor, facilitate and run sific controls that relate to identity and access management and support the relevant areas of corporate AD and FIM based user provisioning process. · Play an active role in supporting the information security needs for projects/ deployments. · Ensure all requests for access, approvals and changes are recorded for audit and support the change management process. · On an 'as needed basis', participate in Cyber-Security Incident Response Processes, incident investigations and audit reporting requests in conjunction with the IT&S Security and Information Governance Team. · Provide advice/ support on security related areas to the business. · Continually monitor the wider security components and provide inputs on improving the effectiveness of the implemented controls. Required Skills and Experience: Preferred Education: University degree or equivalent technical study. · Must have strong experience in Information Security Operations/ Management. · Ability to document and explain processes and procedures to both business and technical stakeholders. · Must have a good understanding of tools such as Active Directory, SQL Server and FIM for role-based provisioning techniques · Candidate should have a working knowledge of common OS and domain structures, servers, services, and their use of directory services. · Candidate should have experience with Windows, Linux, operating systems and applications. · Excellent interpersonal skills, presentation skills, and verbal / written communication skills · Self-starter; adaptable to change; motivated to set personal and program goals and proactively track performance against goals and initiatives · Ability to multitask managing multiple projects, deliverables, and stakeholders · Working knowledge of the ITIL processes, such as change management and release management · Willingness to learn new technology, tools and create new processes to meet control objectives · Candidates should have has at least three years' experience within a similar environment · Strong problem-solving and trouble-shooting skills. · General enthusiasm for technology. The IDEAL candidate will have: · Background and understanding of regulatory environments is an advantage, but is not a prerequisite · Exposure to ITIL methods and processes · Mobile device management, SaaS application management · SSO, F5 Appliances, 2F solutions · Experience with operating controls within ISO 27001/2, FISMA, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) guidelines and Risk management frameworks a bonus · Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) and/ or related experience Reed Specialist Recruitment is an Employment Agency and an Employment Business for permanent and temporary recruitment. In response to your application Reed will contact you by phone, email or SMS to discuss it and related opportunities. You can opt out at any time using the links provided.
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