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Information Security Analyst - Greater Manchester

  • Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Greater Manchester
  • Sector: Security
  • Date posted: 01/03/2017
  • Job reference: J356004A
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Information Security Analyst - Financial Services - Greater Manchester

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Information Security Analyst to join a growing team in a growing Financial Services organisation in Greater Manchester.

The Role

You work within the IT Security team to provide in depth analysis and reporting and ensure that risks relating to the wider business are anticipated, mitigated and managed.

You will use your knowledge of vulnerability assessment to perform risk & control assessments using defined processes.

Your responsibility will be to ensure that the organisations remains compliant with industry standards ie. ISO27001 and PCI-DSS, and provide education and solutions based on your understanding of the threat landscape.

Key Skills

You will have some experience in a predominantly technical role, preferably IT Security or Networking and experience of working to compliance frameworks, preferably PCI-DSS or ISO27001.

Ideally, you be educated to degree level or have equivalent experience in one or more of the following security speciality fields

  • Risk and Vulnerability
  • Threat Intelligence
  • Cyber Security and Cyber Threat Intelligence

Salary and Benefits

The salary is negotiable depending on experience with an additional company benefits package.

The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated interest in the cyber security field, through education, experience or certification and experience of working with security, risk and IT standards, e.g. ISO 27001, ISF Standard of Good Practice, COBIT.

This organisation is dedicated to ongoing development and growth and this is the ideal time to come on board. The candidate we're looking for will have the opportunity to contribute to strategy that will impact projected growth across the next ten years.

The ideal candidate will be a passionate individual with an aptitude for seeing the big picture. This company is a great space for collaborative individuals who understand their function in the larger team. Being a business focused individual with excellent client facing skills is imperative for a successful candidate.

Is this the next step for you?

For more information contact Leilah on 01619 243912 or alternatively, apply now.

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