Lead Security Specialist

Location
South West England
Salary
£60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted
28 Nov 2017
Closes
26 Dec 2017
Ref
CSL-01
Contact
Frank Latona
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed
Job Type
Permanent

Lead Security Specialist

Salary: £60,000 - £70,000

Location: South West England

This is an opportunity for an experienced Information Security Consultant to join a leading organisation to define Cyber Security strategy and direction. You will be ensuring systems, services and applications are secure from threats and are compliant to regulatory standards and requirements within IT security policy and best practices, such as ISO, ISF, PCI DSS, and GDPR…

Key Responsibilities

  • You will be responsible for assessing vulnerabilities across various platforms on both an internal/external basis
  • Performing risk assessments and on site audits of 3rd party suppliers
  • Security profiling of 3rd party suppliers to ensure issues are remediated in a timely fashion
  • Managing a team to ensure work is align to organisation priorities
  • Promote awareness within the organisation and encourage cyber security best practices such as ISO, ISF, PCI DSS, and GDPR…
  • Provide technical support to mitigate incidents and threats
  • Review existing environment, propose changes and manage to improve IT Security

Essential

  • Knowledge of OWASP Top 10
  • Experience of managing/performing information security risk assessment of applications and infrastructure (full lifecycle of risk management required)
  • CISSP would be desirable, or other equivalent recognized accreditation
  • Experience of operating within an ISO27001 certified environment
  • Secure code review and exposure to using automated tools
  • Managing third party supplier assurance schedule on behalf of business and IT relationship owners.

Excellent opportunity to grow your personal and professional network with an industry leading organisation