JOB TITLE: IT Support Advisor (Cyber Security)


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Newcastle upon Tyne
Job Reference : 13204NH Job Category : IT
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 30/08/2017
 
Salary & Benefits : £27500 - £31000 per annum + Pension, Health, flex benefits
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

IT Support advisor (Cyber Security) Newcastle Upon Tyne £27500- £32000 plus pension, health & flexible benefits Overview: We are looking to recruit a number of experienced IT support technicians with previous commercial experience and a detailed technical understanding of the technologies linked towards information and cyber security. This is second phase of recruitment, with candidates placed in the initial stage in 2015 having already seen progression in development role and salary.


Job Description

IT Support advisor (Cyber Security)
Newcastle Upon Tyne
£27500- £32000 plus pension, health & flexible benefits

Overview: We are looking to recruit a number of experienced IT support technicians with previous commercial experience and a detailed technical understanding of the technologies linked towards information and cyber security. This is second phase of recruitment, with candidates placed in the initial stage in 2015 having already seen progression in development role and salary.

You`ll work as part of the regional IT support team that will provide technical advice and work alongside the national regional team to implement & manage IT security solutions for external customers within the managed services business.

This opportunity would enable you to play a key role in helping clients to improve their cyber security operations as part of the technical team will also be taking responsibility for the implementation and management of the IS solutions.
It is assumed you can point to a proven IT support track record, ideally around 2nd and 3rd line based network and server technologies, but if you have also taken responsibility for information security on the team then this could be the opportunity to specialise and further your career in that specific area.

Role Responsibilities:

* Work on projects to implement and manage IS & cyber security solutions externally within this business stream (Managed solutions)
* Work closely with audit and risk divisions before implementation of technical solution
* Assist with the mobilisation of project teams and design of the processes to be followed
* Support bids and proposals for new projects and client opportunities
* Assist in preparing reports and outputs that will be delivered to clients and other parties

Skills and experience

* Solid 2nd / 3rd line support exposure to typical Microsoft Desktop and Server and Cisco IP based technologies
* Awareness / knowledge of Information / Cyber security standards
* Solid IT and/or technology background with solid information security technical knowhow
* Experience and understanding of Financial Services a bonus
* Strong academic record including a relevant undergraduate (Bachelors) degree (or equivalent)
* Knowledge in penetration testing, programming, networks and operating systems would be an added advantage
* Creative, independent with good problem solving skills
* Strong analytical, interpersonal, communication and writing skills
* Demonstrated integrity within a professional environment
* Any formal IS accreditation would be a bonus and willingness to study towards professional certifications such as the CISSP, CISM, CISA

The company:

World renowned professional services business looking to expand further into the World of information and cyber security solutions. Massive potential for growth, training and developing top class security based solutions to blue chip customers. Dedicated training budget and access to industry recognised information security and IT qualifications and accreditation.

The package

£27500- £32000 plus excellent contribution based pension, private health & flexible benefits. The company pay for continued education professional development to help employees reach their maximum potential.

If this role isn't for you at the moment but you would like to recommend someone who you feel will be suitable we pay excellent referral fees. Send an email to [email protected] with the person's name and contact number and if they place in the role we will send you the fee.


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


Job Keywords

CISP, CISM, CISA, CompTIA, Cisco, IAPP, IOT, software, Cyber, security, 27001, NIST, COBIT, GDPR,audit, support, analyst, 2nd line, 3rd line, technical,



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