Information Security Analyst

  • Salary:50000 - 80000
  • Location:London, England, United Kingdom
  • Job Type:Permanent, Full time
  • Company:Alexander Ash Consulting
  • Posted on:14 Jun 19

My client a leading asset manager with global operations is currently recurring for an Information security consultant to join them on a permanent basis in their offices in London. You’ll be joining there Cyber Security team with the remit for ensuring organisational assets are secured appropriately based on their importance to the organisation. This client is invested in ensuring there cyber resiliency is best in class and are searching for candidates with a genuine passion for the space.

Client

My client a leading asset manager with global operations is currently recurring for an Information security consultant to join them on a permanent basis in their offices in London. You’ll be joining there Cyber Security team with the remit for ensuring organisational assets are secured appropriately based on their importance to the organisation.

This client is invested in ensuring there cyber resiliency is best in class and are searching for candidates with a genuine passion for the space.

 

Skills

  • Strong knowledge and interests within Information security, with a range of knowledge within the field i.e Cyber-attacks/intrusions, Data breaches, IAM, PAM
  • Hands on experience with range of Security technologies
  • Strong and in depth knowledge of SABSA, NIST, COBIT , ISO27001 (training or certification in this area would be particularly advantageous)
  • Strong communicator – written and verbal with the ability to produce quality reporting and documentation
  • Knowledge of IT Networking and Infrastructure
  • Experience designing and reviewing IT and Security Architecture

 

Responsibilities

INFORMATION SECURITY:

  • To provide advice and guidance on how to minimise the impact to the business of potential threats to the network or assets
  • To liaise with potential or current partners and suppliers to the business and evaluate the information security levels of the company or products.
  • As required assist and provide guidance to business stakeholders, project managers and solution architects through the lifecycle of a project related to project and business change.
  • As required investigate the vulnerability of the business to potential malicious attacks and recommend defensive actions.

POLICY, STANDARDS, PROCEDURES AND GUIDELINES:

  • To ensure that information security policies are implemented, enforced, monitored and complied with and to ensure the business embraces a culture of Information Security.
  • To develop and ensure data security procedures are approved that provide the more detailed steps that service areas need to adhere to in order to implement that data security policies.

RISK MANAGEMENT:

  • Work with Enterprise and Infrastructure Solution Architects to advice on all Information Security Risks with regards to infrastructure, changes to processes or project implementations. To critique the high and low level designs within projects. Working on all such projects throughout their lifecycle to ensure the business meets compliance and regulatory requirements.
  • To assist in taking timely action resulting from any risk assessment recommendations. This may involve liaison with other departments, partners or suppliers. It is essential to keep the CISO informed if there are any issues of non-compliance.

KEEP ABREAST OF DATA SECURITY TRENDS:

  • Be aware of current and possible future trends in information security and take into account current business procedures, to define and develop procedures and policies for appropriate and secure use of the businesses IT systems.

Adherence to standards, including ISO27001 and Information Technology, PCI-DSS and Infrastructure Library (ITIL)