IT Security Analyst

Ref No. EMP395122
Salary £50,000 - £55,000/annum
Location Hersham, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Now Interviewing

Introduction

Security Analyst who believes they have what it takes to step up and build a Security Department for a small business that are rapidly increasing in size after a recent takeover. Will include implementation of ISO27001 and security tools.

Important

IT Security Analyst

The Job

IT Security Analyst

Department: Information Technology

Location: Hersham, Surrey

Salary: £50-55k

Reports to: Director, Client Services & IT

Networkers are supporting an aviation business in the growth of their security capability and we are looking for an IT Security Analyst or Security Analyst.

The Successful candidate will be responsible building the new security capability and you will be security employee number one! Therefore you will be responsible for implementing ISO27001 and providing security guidance as well as hands on security activities and implementing the relevant tools.

The IT Security Analyst will ideally be taking a step up in their career and will be part of business growing from 250 people to around 400-500 in the next few years.

With huge investment into the business which provides a best in class product, the IT Security Analyst will play a pivotal role in ensuring an effective IT Security System is implemented.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides security guidance and practice in network administration
  • Maintains documentation at a level that meets the requirements of ISO 27001/2
  • Participation in, and improvement of, the IT Security Incident Escalation process.
  • Improve the overall IT security operations including Cryptographic processes, etc.
  • Define regulations and procedures in accordance with corporate IT Security Policies and support the local implementation in local IT projects.
  • Preparation and dissemination of security awareness information to staff
  • Proactively assesses potential items of risk and opportunities of vulnerability in the network
  • Contribute to the ongoing development of Information Security policies and standards and their subsequent publication and awareness.

Required Skills/Experience:

  • IT Security background
  • Intrusion Detection Systems / IDS
  • Configuration, monitoring and response to security system events
  • Windows, UNIX and Linux operating systems including Linux administration and common applications (LAMP)
  • Virtualization technologies
  • Risk and vulnerability analysis.
  • Able to engage confidently with key stakeholders
  • Previous experience with monitoring tools an asset
  • Strong knowledge of cryptography is an asset
  • Knowledge in at least 3 of the areas of log management/SIEM, BCP/DRP, IAM, DLP, IDS/IPS, vulnerability scanning, computer forensics, etc.

This role could certainly lead on to some high profile roles in the future as it is giving someone the chance to build a security function with the support of a capable security consultant.

For more info and to apply please get in touch!

Networkers acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Networkers and may assist with processing your application.

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