Information Security Consultant

England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
20 Aug 2020
17 Sep 2020
James Ramsdale
Contract Type
Full Time
Information Security Consultant

Working with the Information Security team to provide advice and guidance on IT security and further develop IT policies and processes across a multi-region infrastructure consisting of 6600+ staff and 100+ sites.

As a member of the IT Security team, you will review all aspects of the IT environment and its components. This role shall be responsible for gathering requirements, designing and implementing enterprise-wide solutions. The successful candidate will be required to proactively improve and provide advice and guidance on information security matters.

We believe this is an excellent opportunity for candidates who have a strong understanding of IT security with experience of working in a fast-paced environment.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

 Develop and enhance security policies, processes, procedures and technical controls to strengthen my clients security capabilities and resilience to cyber threats

 Take a proactive role in identifying security risks, mitigations and opportunities to strengthen resilience to cyber-attacks and security incidents

 Participate in the design and implementation of systems

Technical Requirements

 Excellent hands on experience of security and/or infrastructure within an enterprise environment

 Comprehensive experience and in-depth knowledge of enterprise information security and standards including Cyber Essentials, ISO 27001, 27002 etc. Data Protection Act and the General Data Protection Regulation

 Microsoft O365 Security solutions; Microsoft core OS; Networking; Security operations; Penetration testing; Security Auditing; Forensics; Security architecture
 Good understanding of security testing principles, including experience of penetration testing, identifying, resolving and reporting risks

 Experience of formal document creation, such as the creation of reports or procedures

 Experience of carrying out risk reviews, technology audits or other similar work

Spring acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Spring Group UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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