Cyber Security Analyst

Shortlist Recruitment
Chester, UK
15 Sep 2019
19 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Cyber Security Analyst


ShortList have a great opportunity for an Cyber Security Analyst to join an industry leading company based in Chester. You will have the opportunity to be part of an organisation that does truly great things for people around the UK. You will be involved in an integral part of the technical transformation for this company.

The successful Cyber Security Analyst will provide strategic security capability for the organisation, including collaborating with key stakeholders to develop, implement and maintain the Information/IT Security Programme, ensuring information assets and operations are secured effectively
Responsibilities for the Cyber Security Analyst:

  • Identify, evaluate and report on information security risks, threats and vulnerabilities including identifying strategies to meet compliance with ISO 27001, General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
  • Assisting in the development of monitoring and alert systems
  • Contribute to Group projects, including working closely with Solutions and Enterprise Architects, to ensure security is in the design across all domains including the implementation of Secure by Design principles where appropriate.
  • Review and monitor security across all systems (including penetration testing, vulnerability scanning, etc. as appropriate) and implement uniform security principles
  • Provide industry knowledge and expertise to senior stakeholders, including Executive Directors, and leading edge technology thinking on behalf of assigned business domains to influence the organisation's future technology investments.
  • Oversee security architecture through to design, implementation and operations ensuring ISO 27001 and GDPR compliance.

Key skills for the Cyber Security Analyst:

  • Proven track record of successfully delivering IT security solutions across multiple domains.
  • Expertise in IT security architecture across multiple technologies (application, data or infrastructure) with broad knowledge of security threats, vulnerabilities and controls.
  • Experience working in a cloud-based (AWS) environment
  • Experience of security framework and standards implementation (NiST, ISO27001, PCI-DSS, etc.)
  • Preferably educated to a degree level or above in an Information Security or IT related discipline, or with an equivalent professional security certification (e.g. CISA, CISM, CISMP, CISSP)

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Cyber Security Analyst to join a large IT team. The salary on offer for the Cyber Security Analyst is circa £50,000 plus great benefits. The role is based in Liverpool and is commutable from Chester, Wirral, Warrington, Manchester and other surrounding areas.

If you feel you are right for this Cyber Security Analyst role then APPLY NOW!!

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