Senior Security Analyst - Leading IT Managed Services Provider

Recruiter
NST Recruitment Limited
Location
Berkshire
Salary
45000.00 GBP Annual + Benefits
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Closes
20 Sep 2017
Category
IT, Internet
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Security Analyst - Leading IT Managed Services Provider

GBP45,000 + Benefits

Berkshire

My client, a leading Provider of IT Managed Services, require an experienced Service Portfolio Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering the technical security program for the internal network. The role-holder will work alongside the Security & Compliance Manager to deliver a robust Security & Compliance Program (the Program) and will advise on all technical aspects of the program including policy definition and technical controls.

Requirements:

  • The Security Architect is responsible for defining the technical components of the Security & Compliance Program. The objective of the Program is to improve the internal security posture.
  • Technology evaluation. The Security Architect will be responsible for assessing technology and making recommendations to support the objectives of the Program.
  • Vendor selection. The Security Architect will use his/her knowledge of the vendor landscape to recommend vendor solutions against the technology requirements.
  • Documentation review and definition. The Security Architect will be responsible for assessing the suitability of existing technical documentation such as patching policies and hardening guidelines and identifying gaps.
  • The role will also contribute to the creation of new policies, procedures and guidelines in collaboration with MIS and Platform teams.
  • Breach analysis. The Security Architect will be responsible for post-breach analysis of security events to identify root cause and recommend network and/or configuration changes to mitigate the likelihood of future breaches.
  • The Security Architect will contribute to responses to customer security questionnaires in support of bids and proposals where those questionnaires relate to the security of the internal systems.
  • The Security Architect will be responsible for managing the remediation of technical audit non-compliances in collaboration with the wider business.
  • The Security Architect will be responsible for managing the internal security testing program as defined in the Security & Compliance program. This may include vulnerability assessment and penetration testing.

Skills:

  • Significant security technology understanding, track record and experience within operational security environments
  • Proven experience managing security infrastructure implementations including the ability to manage multiple works reams concurrently
  • Excellent knowledge of the vendor landscape and product sets
  • Significant hands-on experience of security technologies
  • Experience of security testing including the ability to interpret and action test results (eg vulnerability assessments)
  • A working knowledge of security compliance and governance frameworks such as CyberEssentials, NIST, ISO27001 etc. would be advantageous

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