JOB TITLE: Information Security Analyst (CISSP)

Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Maidenhead
Job Reference : 6632 Job Category : IT
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 30/04/2010
Salary & Benefits : £40000 - £41000 per annum
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

We are looking to recruit an information security analyst, ideally with the CISSP qualification to join this multinational company based in Maidenhead.

Job Description

We are looking to recruit an information security analyst, ideally with the CISSP qualification to join this multinational company based in Maidenhead.

The ideal candidate would come from a technical information security background and is perhaps looking to move away from a formal technical role into a position that will allow them to further their career by owning the risk & security for the UK business.

The role will own and manage the risk of security for the company across the European operation, which includes managing the internal and third parties Business Continuity Plans (BCP), Data Security Policy and implementation, audit internal and third party data security and IT functions with appropriate documentation as well as to own and manage rollout of Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance to the operation across Europe and to partner 3rd parties.

Due to the heavily outsourced and de centralised nature of the business model, information security represents a key challenge to the business and due to that, this new position has been created.

Key target areas:

Data Security / Data Security
* Provide security consultancy and support for the Company

BCP/Disaster Recovery
* Own and develop the BCP and IT Disaster Recovery plans for the Company

Information Security
* Provide Information Security consultancy and support for the Company, specifically in relation to Data Security and PCI Compliance

IT Audits
Audit all IT business activities including include IT audits of third party outsourced partners on Data Security policies, processes and procedures to evaluate the effectiveness of the risk management process

Management Information (MI)
Work with the key risk owner to populate the key risk assessment with the relevant data

Maintain systems/ IT integrity
* Review daily system logs/ firewall/ Intrusion Detection System
* Conduct monthly scans for unauthorised software or documents
* Review daily security bulletins for threats
* Conduct penetration testing


Degree education or equiv experience.
Commercial security analyst experience.
Strong IS technical background and a range of experience delivering IS projects across a multi site business.
Detailed stakeholder management skills and confident, communication skills.

Knowledge of ISO27001, ISO27002 and ISO25999
Six Sigma
Experience of working across Europe.

Due to the European travel aspect of this role, the role would suit a candidate that has eligibility to work without restriction across the EU.

Bluefire Consulting is an employment business acting on behalf of a client company.

Job Keywords

"CISSP qualification" "information security analyst" "IT Audits "

Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in IT recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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