Job: IT Security Analyst

Title IT Security Analyst
Categories Technology Permanent
Salary £45-£50k
Location Guildford
Job Information

Harris Global are currently recruiting for a leading client based in Guildford looking to bolster their cyber security capability

Information Security is vital to the business due to the nature of the of the clients’ business. Information security is championed by executive management and understood to be important by everyone in the company.

Job Requirements

You will be involved in planning and executing highly visible tasks and initiatives, and collaborating proactively with peers in IT and other corporate functions to enhance transparency and efficiency across the company.

Key aspects include:

  • To develop and implement technical responses to evolving Information and Cyber security threats, both internal and external.
  • To advise on the relevance, use and adherence to applicable IT and information security standards and frameworks.
  • To analyse and respond to changes in Information security threat model, risk posture or performance.
  • To develop the necessary toolsets to automate security event information management (SIEM) and to analyse and filter the threat information to prioritise operational response
  • To document technical policies and best-practice and guide tactical and routine operational procedures and processes.
  • To liaise with staff (inside and outside of IT), receive feedback and advise on IT and information security and risk-management approaches.
  • To prepare and communicate evidence, plans and reports to apprise senior management of the evolving IT security position.

Desirable Skills & Experience

  • An in-depth knowledge and understanding of information security frameworks, data security standards (DPA/GDPR) and best-practice
  • Knowledge and skills relating to developing, implementing and supporting IT security development programmes, initiatives and projects
  • A good in-depth knowledge of current and future IT Security trends and the ability to recognise and articulate where these may benefit the local team and wider community.
  • Ability to identify, respond and report on IT Security issues; interpret business requirement implications on IT Security and
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or similar recognised IT security qualification or certification

If you feel that you have the right skill set and would like to discuss this information on more depth, please send through your CV.

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