Senior Information Assurance Security Manager

Capita TRACS, Defence and Security Resourcing
London (Greater)
09 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Information Assurance Security Manager – DV Clearance


DURATION: 6 - 12 Months Contract with the option for further contract renewals

DAILY RATE: Highly Competitive (dependent on candidate’s level of experience)

ESSENTIAL: DV Clearance required

*** Due to the urgency of this position, the Senior Information Assurance Security Manager must hold a valid DV Clearance before project commencement - unfortunately we are not in a position to sponsor non-cleared candidates to undergo vetting ***

Role Profile

An exciting opportunity has arisen for us to recruit a Senior Information Assurance Security Manager (IASM) to come onboard and be responsible for the oversight and management of practitioner IASMs.

The role is to oversee the implementation of effective IT security in more complex scenarios and work with suppliers and commercial teams to manage and oversee security compliance for managed service application development and support.

You will be liaising with the Accreditor, Information Risk Advisor and Business Leads where standard contractors may be ineffective or new approaches are needed. You will also be monitoring the effectiveness of bespoke or tailored controls.

Key Responsibilities

* Provide governance, management and control of IT security at a day to day working level within the business;
* Make low risk decisions on behalf to the accreditor;
* Work with developers, engineer, IT Support teams to assist and advise on IT security - the right candidate will have a good technical background;
* Monitor IT security compliance;
* Communicate effectively with data owners and accreditors to explain business context and risk;
* Responsible for the maintenance of through life accreditations of information systems, ensuring they continue to meet the terms of their accreditation;
* Review the effectiveness of the implemented IT security controls in accordance with corporate security policies and system risk management;
* Contribute to the development of SyOps;
* Manage and Track SyOps compliance;
* Review requests for change, reject or escalate requests that breach SyOps;
* Provide advice on compliance with IT security policy and procedures;
* Assist IT with investigations into IT security incidents;
* assist in authorisation of user account applications and monitors ongoing requirements for access;
* Act proactively to manage risk and ensure information systems continue to operate within acceptable risk appetite, escalating issues where required.

Candidate Profile

We are quite flexible on whom we bring into our team and therefore we would be open to seeing candidates whom have worked in a similar position or environment.

It would be strongly preferred if you hold CISSP/CISM and CCP qualifications but any equivalent will be considered.

Are you interested??? Do you have the skills and experience we require???

If the answer is yes to both questions, then please apply with your most recent copy of your CV (MS Word version), ensuring that dates of past work history is correct and up-to-date.

Capita Resourcing welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation.

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