IT Security Analyst

7 days left

31 Jul 2017
25 Aug 2017
Contract Type
As is rapidly growing and expanding our capabilities, we are looking for a proactive Security Analyst todrive security awareness as well as adoption of security best practices across the business.You will act as our Security Officer, detecting, evaluating and mitigating actual or potential threats on our 24x7 online transaction processing platform, our corporate networks and our devices. You will also help our people identify and thus neutralise social attacks. Guided by our Head of IT Infrastructure & Security, you will develop IT Security Policies and Procedures, ensuring that they are carried out. You will require excellent communication and influencing skills to interact with and advise employees at all levels.So if you thrive in an environment where keeping your company safe helps you sleep at night, this could be the role for you!SkillsIT Security, PCI DSS, Firewall, Cryptography, Security Audits, security policies, Security analyst, transaction processing platform, permission modifications, firewall rule modificationsSectorsTechnologyQuestionsAre you legally able to work in the UK?, Tell us about the skills and experience you can bring to this role? About the RoleDefine security policies in collaboration with the Head of IT Infrastructure & SecuritySupervise application of security policies, including:Validate requests for user permission modificationsValidate requests for firewall rule modificationsVerify application of data storage and retention policiesEnsure proper cryptography protects our communications (corporate and platform)Carry out internal security audits (firewalls, users, and others)Plan, implement and upgrade physical, technical and administrative security controlsProduce Security Policy and Procedure documents and keep them up to dateMonitor security alerts in transaction processing platformCoordinate security interactions with 3rd partiesAnalyse and determine root cause of potential or actual security threats and breachesOrganise and drive corporate security awareness programAbout You5 years experience in IT, with 2 in IT Security, ideally in a dynamic startup environment Good knowledge of Information Security practices, including enterprise networkingKnowledge of PCI DSS and regulated environmentsInvestigative mind with excellent attention to detail and organisational skillsProactive and adaptable, equally comfortable working independently or as part of a teamPersonable and confident, able to build relationships with partners and key stakeholdersResilient and calm under pressureCISSP certification or similar, would be an advantageBSc in Computer Science, Engineering or related would be a plusFluency in English