Accessibility Links

Information Security Officer

  • Location: Lancashire or Kent
  • Salary: £50,000 - £65000
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: DJS/171252
  • Sector: Cyber Security / Resilience
Job Description

Information Security Officer

LANCASHIRE OR KENT 

Salary - £50,000 £65,000 benefits + bonus

Financial Services

Reference Number - DJS/171252/

 

My client, a leading financial services firm with international presence is growing its IT Security team. If you have skills in Insurance business programs, risk management, IT development projects, or infrastructure projects then i am interested in speaking with you.

The role falls within the business aligned security design and delivery of controls within projects for IT.

 

You'll deliver first in class security advice and expertise across projects, the wider business and risk, specifically with focus within digital transformation for the group as well as technical IT projects.

 

Given the breadth of the role, you'll be dealing with and would ideally have experience with a vast selection of technologies and applications. Microsoft Development and Deployment are useful, but a range of other technologies from Mainframe to Unix to Desktop are also important.

 

What you will be doing

  • Support and assess Information Security Criticality Assessments (ISCA) and advise on appropriate control methods
  • Ensure correct treatment of all alerts
  • Report data leakage events
  • Support the specific IFC controls, ensuring these pass Operational Testing annually and any deficiencies are remediated in line with deadlines agreed at IFC Committee
  • Prepare, and when appropriate, deliver oral and written reports to the Head of UK Security as well as other key senior managers within the business
  • Highlight key or emerging issues that will impact audit closure, IFC deficiency status, or other controls environment concerns
  • Coordinate annual reviews and updates of relevant information security policies
  • Work with the UK Security team on process refinement to reduce the risk of information security

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to negotiate
  • Ability to communicate across a range of stakeholders including senior management
  • Technical experience or knowledge of Azure and Java/Linux environments
  • A strong customer focus to ensure internal stakeholder needs are met
  • Ability to manage a variable workload with tight deadlines
  • Analytical skills and the ability to clearly identify key issues
  • Some knowledge and understanding of the issues and key information requirements affecting the IT environment in Agile scenarios
  • A relevant Professional Qualification is desirable (eg CISSP, CISM, MIISP, CompTIA Security+ Certification).

Send your CV to: djs@barclaysimpson.com

Similar jobs
Head, Global Security
  • Location Hong Kong
  • Salary cHK$1.5 million + Bens
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Corporate Security
  • Description *** Relocation will be supported but candidates will need to have strong strategic security management experience at a regional or global level to be considered *** This new role will work closely
Lead Security Architect
  • Location Buckinghamshire or Cardiff
  • Salary £65,000 - 75,000
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Cyber Security, Information Security
  • Description Barclay Simpson has been engaged by a household name that is looking for a Lead Security Architect to play a key role in their security function. Covering a number of security domains including
Information Security Officer
  • Location Hertfordshire
  • Salary £50-60,000 + benefits
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Cyber Security, Resilience , Technology Risk, Information Security
  • Description A multinational technology services provider who are investing heavily into their Information Security and Cyber functions is seeking an Information Security Officer
Cyber Security - Senior Manager
  • Location Scotland
  • Salary £70,000 - £80,000
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Cyber Security / Resilience
  • Description A senior leadership role in a growing cyber team in Scotland seeks proven cyber strategists to come on board at a pivotal time - *You must have managed teams* FS or Non FS candidates welcome
Related news