Information Security Analyst - Operations - Manchester

Recruiter
Search Consultancy
Location
Manchester
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Information Security Analyst ( Operations) - Manchester

Key skills: Cyber security, Information Security, Information security operations IDS, IPS, Vulnerability assessment, Firewall management, ISO27001, Network Security, Risk management, IT security Compliance, DLP, SIEM IT security audit, CISSP, CISA, CISM PCI DSS

About the company:

My client is an industry leading company, this is a fantastic opportunity for an Information Security Analyst to join an established and reputable firm based in Manchester

About the role:

The Information Security Analyst will ensure the quality of critical business systems is kept high at all times, be a key team member, take responsibility of projects and second the IT Security manager when required

The Information Security analyst will have a hands on approach to IT security Operations and will take leadership of a small team Information security Analyst

The Information Security Analyst will be responsible for supporting the IT security Manager in identifying it security risks across the group, to provide remediation and IT security management plans.

The Information Security Analyst will be involved in large project across the group and responsible for being and keeping the organisations aware of emerging threats. He will be involved in all aspects of information security management including vulnerability assessment, maintaining firewalls, systems patching, server hardening to contribute the continuous improvement of the system security.

My client is looking for an Information security professional with a mixture of operations and GRC skills able to lead and take part in the company information security strategy. Someone who has the the ability to keep an hands on approach and lead by example.

This is the ideal position for an information security professional looking to get to the next level and being exposed to a bigger picture of Information Security.

IT security certifications such as CISSP, CISA, CISM or CISMP will be a plus

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading employer, offering an excellent starting salary and a good benefits package.

About the tech:

You shall be working within the following technical environment:
* Information Security standards and procedures ( PCI DSS, ISO)
* Risk management
* SIEM
* IPS/IDS
* DLP
* Malware detection
* Vulnerability assessment
* Firewall management ( WAF)
* Data Loss prevention

How to apply:

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Key skills: Cyber security, Information Security, Information security operations IDS, IPS, Vulnerability assessment, Firewall management, ISO27001, Network Security, Risk management, IT security Compliance, DLP, SIEM IT security audit, CISSP, CISA, CISM PCI DSS

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