Security Specialist

South West England
£35000 - £45000 per annum
28 Nov 2017
26 Dec 2017
Frank Latona
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed
Job Type

Security Specialist

Salary: £35,000 - £45,000

Location: South West England

This is an opportunity for an experienced Information Security Consultant to join a leading organisation to define its 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

  • Identify and address structure and policy in areas such as data privacy, information rights and third part security
  • Defining security strategies to guide principles to align with business goals
  • Performing risk assessments and on site audits of 3rd party suppliers
  • Knowledge and experience in the monitoring solutions of SIEM, Intrusion Detection and Cyber Ark
  • Support internal/external on site and remote Assurance activities including audits
  • Ensure successful completion of risk assessments, remediation plans and risk closure.
  • Design and develop tangible security standards to aid both development and test to enforce
  • Build management reports, and scorecards addressing risk vulnerability


  • Experience of managing/performing information security risk assessment of applications and infrastructure (full lifecycle of risk management required)
  • Strong experience of operating within an ISO27001 certified environment
  • ISO27001 Lead Auditor
  • Knowledge and expertise in CyberArk, SIEM, and Intrusion Detection
  • CESG CCP, CISSP or other equivalent recognized accreditation