IT Security Specialist - SecOps, Risk

4 days left

Location
England, London, City of London
Salary
£450 - £600 per day
Posted
30 Nov 2018
Closes
14 Dec 2018
Ref
13970504
Contact
Luke Pulsford
Position/Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Contract / Interim
Language
English

IT Security Specialist - SecOps, Risk - 6+ months Contract - FS

IT Security Specialist, is required for an initial 6 month engagement to Support the Head of Information Security to drive a global InfoSec programme of work.

As the IT Security Specialist, you will lead the development of the security risk management framework, working very closely with technology and Security Operations, to embed security controls and process.

In short you will:

  • Identify IT security risks
  • Conduct security assessments
  • Measure and improve controls
  • Conduct penetration testing (& simulating attacks) to find weaknesses
  • Develop IT Risk & resilence strategy to respond (and recover) from a security breach and incident response
  • Support 3LoD and Internal Audit

Client Details

Financial Services Institution

Description

In short you will:

  • Identify IT security risks
  • Conduct security assessments
  • Measure and improve controls
  • Conduct penetration testing (& simulating attacks) to find weaknesses
  • Develop IT Risk & resilence strategy to respond (and recover) from a security breach and incident response
  • Support 3LoD and Internal Audit.

Profile:

  • Proven experience managing IT Security Risk
  • Knowledge of risk assessment tools, technologies and methods
  • Experience of vulnerability and penetration testing
  • Stakeholder engagement and influence - ability to identify and manage key stakeholders and department heads, building rapport and constructive relationships
  • Excellent knowledge of IT controls and frameworks including ISO 27001, COBIT, ITIL and NIST Cyber Security Framework
  • Ability to articulate technical language, to the business
  • Experience of working in highly regulated environments, ideally within UK Financial Services
  • Hold relevant security/risk qualifications (CISSP, CISM, CRISC, CISA, ISO)
  • Good strong technical security ops background - not limited to
  • Monitoring, Database Security, Application Security, IAM (Identity and Access Management) Cloud architecture, behavioural analysis, security testing, Data Loss Prevention, network security (Firewall, IDS/IPS), Vulnerability management, IT Change, Transformation, IT Resilience & Infrastructure

Job Offer:

  • Location: City of London
  • Day Rate: £450 - £600 per day (dependant on experience)
  • Contract: 6 months contract initially (Likely extension)
  • Interviews: Immediate

Information Security | IT Security | Cyber | Security Risk | IT Risk | 1LoD | Risk Management | GRC | Governance | Compliance | Controls | Policies | Processes | Procedures | Infrastructure Security | Security Operations | SIEM | Incident Management | Network | Assurance | Vulnerability | CISSP | CISM | CRISC

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