Information Security Analyst

ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
£40000 - £50000 per annum + Plus Benefits
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Information Security Analyst
Reigate Surrey
£40 - 50k plus bonus plus bens

Information Security Analyst with industry recognised certification is required by ever expanding and highly vibrant financial services organisation based in Reigate, Surrey.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Protect information systems by identifying and solving potential/actual information security issues and implementing improvements and prevent them from reoccurring
  • Developing and implementing security policies and procedures, security risk analysis, risk profiles, response procedures and formally documented security controls,
  • Reviewing security violation reports and enforcing security policies and procedures across the organisation, investigate escalated security exceptions, provide oversight over day-to-day security administration procedures, and keep management appropriately informed of all pertinent security matters and issues
  • Responding to security incidents using intelligence to form risk mitigation strategies for emerging threats and cyber risk
  • Providing key risk indicators and MI to substantiate current company risk posture and demonstrate an evolving, yet improving threat mitigation strategy
  • IT Governance
  • Policy Administration
  • Build and implement policies and procedures related to information security, data classification and incident handling.

Key Requirements:
  • Industry certifications such as CISSP, CISM, CRISC, GIAC, ISO27001 with desired experience of Active Directory, Vulnerability testing, Endpoint Security solutions, Networks, Firewalls and Penetration Testing
  • Information Security Management experience in a similar role
  • Familiarisation of Governance Models, Risk Assessment frameworks and Security Management Systems, ideally IS27001:2013
  • Excellent problem analysis and resolution skills
  • Excellent verbal, written communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to present complex technical concepts in a clear and concise manner
  • Understanding of business processes

Demonstrable experience in the following areas:
  • System Administration, Network Security, Problem Solving, Information Security Policies, Process Improvement, Strategic Planning, Problem Solving, Analysing Information
  • Protecting intellectual property data and working with third parties to establish robust solutions to further protect our information
  • Successfully implementing policies, standards and processes
  • Third party due diligence, RFI's and audit inspection
  • Protection mechanisms and governance in a progressive organisation with significant amount of change
  • Working within Financial Services desired though but not essential

For a full consultation on this role please email your CV to Rebecca.
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