IT Security Manager - Security Officer

Verticality Ltd
United Kingdom
£60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus 7.5% Pe
28 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Security Officer - Security Lead - It Security Manager Stand alone role reporting to Head of IT Excellent Opportunity Scope to become IT Manager Our client a leading Fintech currently seeks an IT Security Officer to join them to be the lead for IT Security effectively managing the function while reporting into the Head of IT. The roles primary focus is around assurance and to bring some maturity to their security processes however they need people with some technical knowledge around networkin, PKI, IPS/IDS and DDOS and provide oversight to internal and external teams (external pen testers), drive best practice, and pull and understand security reports e.g. (nessus, AD etc) This is a really exciting time to join my client as planned major growth will require them to get accreditiation in ISO27001, PCI DSS etc. 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 - Team Leadership / Mentoring - 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 Requirements Not hands on but appreciation at a high level of the following - 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 - Experience in a financial services environment - Familiarity with data classification and protection - Knowledge of ISO27001 - Nessus - Trap X - Cloudflare - Metasploit - Radware - CISSP - CISM Interested please send your cv for a swift response
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