Information Security and Compliance Manager - Infrastructure

£50000 - £52000 per annum
10 Apr 2017
08 May 2017
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Contract Type
Full Time
This company is the premier provider of Professional Accountancy and Financial Services training in the UK. If you are passionate about IT and data security/compliance and are keen to promote its relevance within an organisation, this role could be a fantastic opportunity for you to make a difference and develop your career further in the IT Security & Compliance space. An opportunity has arisen for an experienced IT Security Manager to help drive forward the security and compliance initiatives currently underway.

This role would ideally suit an IT security analyst/manager who has experience as a senior infrastructure analyst/engineer. You should be able to combine deep technical security skills with compliance work and be a good communicator and team player.

The core responsibilities of the IT Security Manager are:

- Develop and maintain IT security frameworks
- Lead on essential security and compliance reviews, certifications and accreditations (e.g. ISO27001/2, PCI, Cyber Essentials and SOX)
- Maintain and develop data security, policies, and procedures
- Participate in disaster recovery and IT Service continuity planning
- Research and implement security and firewall strategies
- Monitor security threats and execute tactical responses via SIEM
- Assist in evaluating IT security technologies and lead on implementation
- Provide security guidance on the design of applications and network architecture implementation.
- Prepare and maintain documentation of network configurations and architectures
- Assist network and infrastructure teams with technical operational projects

Candidate Pre-requisites: -

Essential Requirements

- Comprehensive understanding of Information Security Frameworks (e.g. ISO 27001, SOX, PCI DSS, Cyber Essentials) and UK and EU data protection laws
- Information Risk Management methods and implementation
- SIEM systems e.g. LogRythm and Data Loss Prevention tools
- Infrastructure Security and Hardening
- Deployment and management of vulnerability and patch management systems
- VoIP, VPN, LAN & WAN technologies, network optimisation tools and next gen firewalls
- Understanding of Cisco L2/L3 switching and routing, firewalls, IPS/IDS
- Current internet protocols (DHCP, DNS, FTP, HTTP(s), SMTP, SSH, Telnet, TLS/SSL, TCP, UDP, SNMP)

Desirable Experience:

- Vulnerability scanning software (e.g. Qualys)
- Cloud technologies and security practices
- Cryptographic controls and website security
- Experience of wireless and mobile security standards and technologies
- Virtualisation technologies including VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V and SANs


Competitive salary circa 50k to 52k dependent upon experience. The client offers a full and flexible benefits package. The is a permanent full time position based in North/Central London N7. This company is acting as an agency with regards to this position.

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