Info Security Threat and Vulnerability Manager

£60000 - £68000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
21 Nov 2012
19 Dec 2012
Daniel Woodgate
Contract Type
Full Time

Information Security Threat and Vulnerability Manager (Hands On)

60-68k+ Benefits + Bonus

Location and Sector: London - Financial Services

A rapidly growing international financial services organisation is looking to hire an Information Security Threat and Vulnerability manager to ensure business critical information is kept secure from ever changing and evolving cyber threats. This role is New hire as a result of this growth and associated challenges.

As an information security champion the role will involve driving security frameworks, identifying vulnerabilities and conducting associated assessments, testing current security controls, monitoring and analysing intelligence feeds, effective responses to high level security incidents and associated forensics.

The role is designed for a hands on Technical Subject Matter Expert who will have a strong background in 'vulnerability and threat' and a real underlying interest in the subject. Any academia or qualifications within the information security arena are highly desirable as the team come from a similar background.

Ideal skill set / experiences:

  • Application Security Assessments and Penetration Testing - eg Crosssite scripting, parameter manipulation, session hijacking and crypto-analysis.
  • Key security protocols and encryption - eg Kerberos, AES, SSL/TLS, HMAC.
  • Information Attack Vectors - eg man in the middle, session hijack, spoofing, privilege escalation, code injection
  • Ability to work with raw data structures and Database queries/config.

The company are forward thinking and take a very serious approach to Security and for this reason the Information Security Function is fully supported and highly valued by the business. This role will be ideal for someone with a track record of executing similar processes in a mid/large enterprise who is looking for more responsibility and ownership over Security in a challenging and dynamic environment.

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