Information Security Analyst

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    Birmingham, West Midlands

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible work, discount

  • Contact:

    Elsa Roberts

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Information Security Analyst - Birmingham

New and exciting opportunity for a passionate and dedicated Information Security Analyst looking for the next stage in their career.

Our client is a UK wide organisation with locations nationwide, looking for an Information Security Analyst with a demonstrable interest in IT Security to join their already talented team based in Birmingham.

You will be working in partnership with the Information Security Manager representing security strategy and security interest across all levels of the business.

Your responsibilities would include:

  • Providing strategic insight into the projected growth for the Security Division.
  • Establish and maintain ongoing relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ensuring information security requirements are met for all projects across the business.
  • Managing of penetration testers and third party suppliers in line with company policy.
  • Third Party due diligence and information security audit assurance
  • Compliance reporting on external frameworks (Namely PCI-DSS, ISO 27001, and GDPR)
  • Design and implement audit process for third parties to mitigate risk
  • Collaboration with external managed service providers, and be up to date with current security threats and trends.
  • Identify and escalate risks, vulnerabilities, and threats, denial of service

Required skills and experience include:

  • Experience of more than one of the following
    • Information security frameworks. Namely; PCI-DSS, GDPR, ISO27k
    • Vulnerability Management
    • Documentation and Policy creation
    • Experience and excellent understanding of working with information security policies and standards
    • Risk management process
  • Broad understanding and/or experience of information technology stacks including server, networks, client, and security technologies.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, strong analytical approach and strong critical thinking approach
  • Desirable Qualifications but not essential include CEH, CISM, CISSP, ISO 27001 Lead Implementer, ISO 27001 Lead Auditor

Personal Profile:

The ideal candidate will be knowledgeable in information security and be accustomed to working with people from technical and non-technical backgrounds. The Information Security Manager is looking for someone who can work in partnership with him and represent security in all levels of the business including working with users and senior management and translating risk in meaningful terms.

Are you the person we're looking for?
Interviews are taking place immediately, send a CV ASAP or to find out more call 0161 924 1415