IT Security Analyst - 3 Month Contract

Asure Recruit
Tunbridge Wells, UK
22 May 2019
27 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Security Analyst - 3 Month Contract

Kent-Tunbridge Wells

Salary: Competitive Daily Rate

About Our Client

Our client is a leading and expanding group who are renowned for their staff reward and recognition and are in The Times Top 40 Big Companies to work for. They are an extremely varied group of businesses, spanning several industries.

Job Description

Data is of paramount importance. You will be joining the IT Security, Risk and Compliance Team and will be making a valuable contribution to its data-centric security strategy. The primary purpose of this role is to support the cyber essentials project across the group.

It will be critical that industry best practice and security standards are implemented across the business during this project.


The IT Security Analyst will be responsible for:
  • Representing the IT Security Team as part of Cyber Essentials security project and driving the deliverables of this IT work stream
  • Performing Security, risk and compliance project related tasks
  • Delivery of operational security requirements as directed by the Strategic Security Manager.
  • Audit Cyber Essentials compliance against the organisation's information security controls
  • Identify and advise on upcoming legislation changes that affect data security and privacy

  • Essential: Technical knowledge in security, infrastructure and applications.
  • Essential: A team player, willing to take on additional tasks as needed
  • Desirable: An understanding of compliance standards (GDPR, PCI DSS, ISO27001 etc.)
  • Desirable: Relevant security certification (CISSP, CISM, etc.)
  • Desirable: Further Technical certifications would also be desirable.
  • Desirable: Experience of managing/monitoring security toolsets, IDS/IPS, SIEM, Web Proxy, etc.
  • Desirable: Knowledge of the ITIL or COBIT framework.
  • Desirable: Experience of carrying out security awareness training
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong stakeholder management and influencing skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong prioritization skills
  • Adhere to FCA, TCF and Data Protection Regulations

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