IT Security Analyst

Recruiter
Pertemps Managed Solutions
Location
London
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
12 Feb 2017
Closes
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Information Security Analyst

Due to continued business demand, my client it looking for a passionate Security analyst to join their security team.  There is a Security Transformation Programme being launched to improve our security posture and information management practices.

This is a well-established and highly ambitious organisation that sits firmly within the non-profit housing association.

Responsibilities

- Support the delivery of the information security strategy, including helping to:

- further maturing the information security capability and function
- further raising awareness of information security amongst colleagues
- reduce the business’s exposure to cyber security risks
- Manage and co-ordinate the incident response process and work collaboratively with multiple stakeholders to help maintain, contain, respond, resolve and report on any security incidents and breaches  
- Be a subject matter expert (SME) to provide security consultancy and requirements to new IT projects and business change/led initiatives, to ensure the requirements are incorporated into the designs, and built into final solutions.

Skills / Experience

- A pragmatic approach to information security

- Experience in managing and responding to security threats and incidents
- Experience in defining security requirements for new IT projects and initiatives, and helping project teams embed security into business processes, IT solutions and systems
- Experience in or exposure to delivering security improvement projects
- Experience in and understanding of working in a digital environment and/or be involved in digital transformation programmes
- Experience in working in Office 365 environments will be desirable
- Security certifications (e.g. CISSP, CISA, CISM, MSc in Information Security) would be advantageous
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and ability to articulate information security concepts and principles in business friendly language
- Strong stakeholder communication, management and influencing skills.
- Enthusiasm and passion for all things information security

Location – West London

Salary – £30 - £50K + Benefits