Information Security Analyst

Information Security Analyst

Job Title: Information Security Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: HQ00069145_1519227396
Contact Name: Richard Williamson
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 21, 2018 15:36

Job Description

Information Security Analyst



The role of Information Security Analyst will mainly focus on delivering information systems, network and application security compliance globally within our business, and where required support our business partners to achieve the same. This will include on-going security assessments as well as implementation of agreed actions and activities in response to identified IT security risks. This role is based in London, with flexibility on home based working, paying up to £45,000 plus benefits.

Role Accountability:

* Lead accountability, on behalf of the Head of Global Information Security, for systems, network and application security within business.
* Analyse and make recommendations to improve systems, network and application security in global projects.
* Assist internal and external stakeholders including auditors, when required, with information security questionnaires, audits, reviews, investigations, etc.
* Conduct annual compliance reviews and provide comprehensive reports including assessment-based findings, outcomes and propositions to improve information security and data privacy compliance.
* Develop, manage and update security policies, standards and processes to prevent, detect, analyse, and respond to information security incidents.

* Develop information security risk management process to drive risk based implementation of security controls for protection of information systems, networks and applications
* Proactively research and develop technical solutions/security tools to help mitigate security vulnerabilities and automate repeatable tasks.
* Collaborate with IT Shared Services and IT Architecture & Innovation teams to ensure systems, applications and networks are secure by design.

Essential Skills:

* Familiarity with SANS Top 20 and OWASP critical controls requirements.
* Experience of addressing a wide range of IT security challenges in complex IT environment.
* Experience in designing and implementing IT security risks management and contributing to the development and execution of practical cost effective plans to mitigate them.
* Proven experience of working within a distributed IT infrastructure, networking and application environment.
* The capacity to build and maintain excellent relations and to work effectively in a multicultural and multi-ethnic environment respecting diversity.
* Excellent problem solving skills and a proactive, solutions orientated approach
* Ability to understand organizational mission, values, and goals and consistent application of this knowledge.

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