Information Security Analyst £60k

Enterprise Recruitment Ltd
01 Nov 2018
01 Dec 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: £40-60k

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

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