IT Security Lead / Web Security / Cyber Security

HW Select
London (Central)
10 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The Cyber Security Lead will be responsible for the security of the group’s infrastructure.

The Cyber Security Lead will be responsible for the following;

  • Manage security tools such as Intrusion prevention systems,
  • Web Application Firewalls,
  • Vulnerability assessment and Penetration tools,
  • Identity and Access Management tools, Security event management and vulnerability management.
  • Own and operate the security toolset, analysing security events/incidents/logging and collaborating to identify the root cause, escalating issues where necessary.

This role is pivotal to the success of the groups’ security and compliance.

Technical Experience

  • Strong technical knowledge and experience required in areas of vulnerability assessment, risk-based analysis and vulnerability mitigation.
  • Experience with, and in-depth understanding of: attack monitoring and other security systems, eg: Intrusion Detection (IDS/IPS), SIEM, Anti-Virus, WAF, Firewalls, Identity and Access Management (IAM), patch management, and encryption
  • Network monitoring tools such as Wireshark and PRTG.
  • Strong understanding of network security including, DDoS, Firewall, IDS, IPS, anti-virus and common exploits.
  • Technical implications of security attacks, threats and vulnerabilities and the latest information security threats & vulnerabilities and appropriate countermeasure
  • Conducts risk analyses and assessments to ensure there are solutions in place to mitigate those risks
  • Firewall management tools such as Cisco FireSight.

Please forward your CV urgently.