Information Security Analyst £50k

Enterprise Recruitment Ltd
16 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Working in a team of 2 Information Security Analysts as part of an IT team of 20, you will be responsible for the security policy for a global technology company with around 600 staff. The Information Security Analyst will come from a technical background, likely to have 5+ years in a technical IT role (maybe helpdesk or infrastructure) before moving into security.

Information Security Analyst responsibilities:
  • Research and maintain an up to date awareness of information security
  • To assess threats, risks and vulnerabilities relating to emerging security issues
  • To recommend information security solutions or improvements to existing security solutions
  • To conduct and coordinate perimeter and internal security assessments
  • To handle security incidents, undertake root cause analysis and prepare security incident reports
  • Provide information security advice to colleagues throughout the business
  • Carry out security reviews as required
  • To be responsible for the administration of anti-virus and web filter services
Information Security Analyst essential requirements
  • Thorough understanding of tools and technologies to protect and monitor information security
  • A technical background with experience of security, network or Linux administration
  • Ability to technically understand security threats and determine business relevance
  • Experience of maintaining information security for on premise and cloud based services
  • Strong technical knowledge and a desire to learn
  • Capable of working to defined procedures
  • Willingness to support all areas of the IT services user base as required
  • Excellent communication, documentation and interpersonal skills
  • The ability to work well within a small team
  • Good organisational skills
  • Strong self motivation
Information Security Analyst desirable skills -
  • A relevant security qualification such as CISSP, CISM or CISA
  • Experience of assisting with the maintenance of ISO27001
Position: Information Security Analyst
Location: Cambridge
Salary: £40-50k
Benefits: Profit share scheme, Pension, Life assurance, Private medical insurance, Free canteen (lunch and refreshments), 25 days holiday, Relocation assistance, Flexible working hours.
Apply: jamie AT enterpriserecruitment DOT com

If you don’t fit this requirement exactly but are degree qualified with significant experience in at least one programming language feel free to e-mail a CV as you may be suitable for other positions we are recruiting for. I specialise in recruiting software engineers for electronics and technology companies throughout the UK.

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