Information Security Analyst

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Cyber Security & Data Forensics

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Adam Horscraft

  • Contact email:

    adam.horscraft@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/510974

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-22

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Information Security Analyst - Manchester - £29,000 - £34,000

The Client

As an accountancy and business advisory firm, the client provides advice and solutions to help their client base in an ever changing world.

The Role

We are looking for an InfoSec professional to join the Technology Risk Assurance team, with at least two years InfoSec experience where you will assume the role as a semi-senior in a client facing consultancy role.

You will need a good understanding of the fundamentals of Information & Cyber Security to effectively deliver a growing portfolio of work.

A typical focus within this role will be on performing cyber controls gap/maturity assessments and more technically focused technology assessments. You will in this role, be assisting the InfoSec Management team as they look to develop and grow the business.

Responsibilities

? Deliver Information/Cyber Security reviews and advisory assignments to a high standard
? Be able to articulate security risks to non-technical and technical audiences
? Keep Managers, Leadership team and colleagues up to date with status, findings and the implications from the work
? Ensure excellent client service
? Build relationships internally

Requirements

? Minimum 2 years in an Info/Cyber Security role
? Strong understanding of VPN's, firewalls, switches, routers, LANs, vulnerability scanning
? Good understanding of the Cyber Security Strategy good practice frameworks (Cyber Security Essentials NIST CSF, CIS top 20)
? Understanding of the ISO 2700X series of standards and guidelines
? Preferable to have an understanding of the PCI-DSS series of standards
? If possible, security qualifications such as: ISO 27001 Lead Implementer/Auditor. CEH/CISSP/CISM/CISA (Exam Qualified)



If you are looking to further your career within an energetic environment, please send through your CV to Adam Horscraft.

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