Lead IT Security Analyst - Manchester

Titel: Lead IT Security Analyst - Manchester
Vertragsart: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Gehalt/Honorar: Negotiable
Ref: ACRO7589_1593535403
Name des Kontakts: Alice Crossley
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Veröffentlicht am: seit 4 Monaten


Lead IT Security Analyst - Manchester - £60k

This is a great opportunity to join a highly skilled team that are responsible for all operational IT security across the business. You would be responsible for providing assurance's that all new & existing services are secure and act as a specialist for all operational teams to come to for guidance.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To provide guidance, support & advice to other team members
  • Carry out IT security gap & risk assessments, including PCI DSS, ISO 27001 and Cyber Security Essentials
  • Lead the remediation of vulnerabilities, the management of IT security risks and operational security issues
  • Confidently lead investigations of security issues
  • Represent the IT security team within the Technical Design Authority, reviewing proposals, design & make recommendation for improvements,
  • Help project teams in the selection & adoption of processes & security controls - supporting the principles of Privacy by Design & Secure by Design
  • Act as deputy Head of IT Security where needed and represent IT Security at the IT Management Forums

Skills & Experience

  • Strong experience working in a role where your primary focus is IT Security
  • Strong background working within IT
  • Experience with Security Incident & Event Management
  • Experience with Vulnerability Management & Security Testing
  • A solid technical understanding of IT Security best practice, common attack types, detection/ prevention methods (including CISecurity Benchmarks, OWASP & NIST guidelines)
  • Exposure to the Microsoft ATP stack would be beneficial
  • IT Security qualifications are desired - GIAC, GSEC, ISACA CISA, PICA ISA

This is a great opportunity to work for a business where you will be making a vital difference and be a key / important figure within their technical department.

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