Information Security Analyst

Juice Resource Solutions
£40,000 - £60,000
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Information Security Analyst

West Sussex

£40,000 - £60,000 per annum + other excellent benefits


My Client are a Global organisation and a fantastic company to be part of. We are looking for someone who is passionate about security and has the initiative to express their own ideas that can contribute to making a difference.

***Full job spec giving through the application process***

Main duties & responsibilities:

  • Developing and maintaining the in-house vulnerability management capability, implementing vulnerability scanning, reporting on risk exposure and provide risk prioritized remediation advisories and tracking progress.
  • Assist in the development of the Information Security Management System (ISMS).
  • Coordinate penetration tests with penetration testing partners, IT and Development teams, acting as key point of contact for all security activities and advisories in relation to remediation and mitigation.
  • Implementing security controls in compliance with legislation and regulatory frameworks (eg DPA, PCI-DSS, HIPPA) and the Group Information Security Policies.
  • Implementing security methodologies and industry standards (eg ISO27001, NIST, SANS)
  • Identifying and prioritising IT and security compliance risks and recommend appropriate mitigating controls.
  • Conduct risk assessments of changes, projects, programmes, services.
  • Provide recommendations to manage information security risk which will include aligning projects to policies & standards.
  • Assist with developing and reviewing corrective action plans to address the root cause and prevent reoccurrences of compliance issues.
  • Undertake security gap analysis internally, of third parties and other partners
  • Providing IT Security and compliance awareness.

Experience required:

  • Exposure to multi-tier, web based and cloud based IT architectures.
  • Knowledge of security technologies (eg AV, SIEM, IAM, IPS, F/W, SSO, DLP).
  • Knowledge of security assessment frameworks (eg threat modelling, controls assessment, risk assessment).
  • Experience in provide initial investigations of security incidents, escalating issues where necessary.
  • Experience with security information management tools.
  • Experience within security assessment tools particularly vulnerability scanning tools, SIEM, DLP and NAC.
  • Minimum 2 years' experience in an active IT security role.
  • Working knowledge and experience of the ITIL framework.
  • Experience in developing, managing and improving operational risk and compliance processes.
  • Excellent communicator, both written and spoken.
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and rapid change.
  • Ability to manage conflicting priorities, multitask and meet tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Team oriented.
  • Experience working within a team environment delivering projects for production systems.
  • Exposure to IT development teams and projects.

Due to the volume of applications, we regret that we can only respond to those meeting our above requirements.

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