Information Security Analyst

Recruiter
Vitality
Location
Dorset
Posted
16 Apr 2019
Closes
01 May 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Vitality, Information Security Analyst, Bournemouth, £Competitive + Bonus + Benefits

Vitality is an award winning, dynamic and vibrant financial services provider, with a ground-breaking vision for the future, where individuals are enabled to succeed and are rewarded and recognised for their contribution to our business.

The Information Security Analyst is responsible for ensuring that information assets are adequately protected and that appropriate controls and mitigating actions are in place to manage identified information security risks. To protect Vitality and its member’s data; work with stakeholders to ensure appropriate controls are in place.

Responsibilities as our Information Security Analyst include:

- Provide professional advice to Vitality business areas on Information Security best practice

- Assist in the development, maintenance and improvement of the Information Security Management System (ISMS), so that certification to ISO27001 is maintained

- Undertake internal audits based on ISO27001 requirements

- Identify and assess information security risks and define appropriate mitigating controls. Carry out risk assessments as required of business processes and systems and projects

- Mature the configuration of technical Security controls within Vitality; research security enhancements and make recommendations to management

- Monitor network and computer systems for security incidents

- Contribute to the continuous improvement of Vitality’s Information Security posture; maintain up to date knowledge of latest threats and trends

- Define, implement and maintain information security procedures and processes

- Undertake security due diligence on third party suppliers including site visits as required 2

- Contribute to the development of information security training and awareness activities

- Provide accurate reporting metrics as and when required

- Participate in the management of information security incidents

Skills and Experience required of our Information Security Analyst:

Essential

- Previous experience working in an Information Security role

- Understanding of Information Security principles and frameworks, data protection and regulatory compliance, including ISPO27001/FCA/PRA/ICO

- Demonstrated ability to identify and implement process improvements

- Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to articulate technical knowledge to non-technical audience

- Experience of working with projects throughout the SDLC

- Experience of implementing/managing Information Security technical controls e.g. Data Loss Prevention, RBAC, Splunk, AV, DDoS mitigation, web proxy

Desirable

- Business knowledge within the insurance, health or financial services industries

- Experience of developing and implementing information security policies and procedures

- Ability to conduct internal audits and write associated audit reports

- In depth knowledge of Information /security frameworks; ISO27001/2, PCI DSS

Working for Vitality as our Information Security Analyst you'll experience an exciting mix of creativity and innovation, within a framework of challenging objectives and a passion for delivering the best. We think work should be fun and sociable, and we want our people to get the most out of every day.

Our people are chosen for their skills, knowledge, enthusiasm and attitude but above all, their belief that anything can be achieved.

Closing Date: Friday 3rd May 2019

If you feel you have the skills and experience to become our Information Security Analyst please click ‘apply’ today

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