Information Security Lead
Location : City of London
Post Date : 02 March 2017
Employment Type : Permanent
Job Order Number : 466373
Line of Business : IT
Would you like to work for a global market leader in this newly created IT Security Position? Can you demonstrate a passion for IT security and willingness to learn new skills? Are you an excellent communicator with the ability to influence people of all levels? Do you hold or are you studying for your CISSP, CISM, CERT-CCSIH, OSCP or other recognised Security Certifications?
This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious security professional to work with the senior IT leadership team as they take a pro-active approach to IT Security as the successful applicant you will have two main objectives, firstly, leading the implementation of new security solutions, including the selection of both third party suppliers and new technology partners, participation in the creation and or maintenance of policies, standards, baselines, guidelines and procedures as well as conducting vulnerability audits and assessments. Secondly, the day-to-day operations of the in-place security solutions and the identification, investigation and resolution of security breaches detected by those systems.
Examples of your key duties will be to lead the deployment and configuration of new security systems and applications, oversee security monitoring activities and identify, investigate, document, escalate as appropriate, act as an Incident Response team member, performing investigations, user monitoring, and forensics when required, conduct research, identify and test vulnerabilities and provide remediation action.
To be considered you will be able to demonstrate an excellent understanding of networking principles and commonly used internet protocols, experience with industry leading security systems, SIEM, secure web & email gateways, experience of security incident response and problem management (root cause analysis). It essential that you have excellent communication skills, the ability to translate technical information into language non IT staff can I understand and the ability to influence those around you to adopt new approaches in relation to IT security.
In return we offer excellent career progression, great benefits and a competitive basic salary. Please submit your CV ASAP for immediate consideration.
Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.
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