Information Security Officer

Opus I.T Consulting Limited
£50k - £65k pa
06 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Information Security Officer (full time), Salary: £50K - £65K, Location: Manchester Start date: ASAP Job Purpose: Opus IT Consulting are looking for an Information Security Officer to establish a security position through policy, processes, architecture and training across two sme sized companies who have both recently been taken over by a private equity company. They are looking for someone who has an E Commerce background and has excellent knowledge and working experience of PCI-DSS, ISO27001 and GDPR. Principal Accountabilities: - Selecting and supervising the appropriate Security Solutions. - Direct responsibility for Credit Card Environment. - Act as a Data Protection Officer for the organisation. - Advises senior management by identifying critical security issues; recommending risk-reduction solutions. - Lead security incidents and investigations. - Supervising the daily security operations. Knowledge, Skills & Experience Needed: - Extensive demonstrable knowledge of PCI DSS. - Extensive knowledge of both DPA and GDPR. - Security Certifications: CISSP, CISM, etc. - Good understanding of Security Devices: Firewalls, IDS/IPS, NAC, Anti-malware, etc. - Good understanding of cryptography. - Previous experience in Security Governance. - Previous experience of Risk Management. - Self-motivated and able to act independently. Desired Skills: - Computer Science Degree, Engineering Degree or equivalent. - Extensive knowledge on Security on the Cloud (AWS) - Previous experience on ISO 27000 series and ISMS implementations. - Previous experience on e-Commerce. - Previous experience on Security Architecture. - Able to explain complex IT security concepts to a non IT audience For more information about this vacancy please apply online.
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