Cyber Security Specialist

Job Title: Cyber Security Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 71733-ITENG-CHW_1528105193
Contact Name: Charlie Bird
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 04, 2018 10:39

Job Description

I'm currently partnering with a startup FinTech company which has the opportunity for a Security and Compliance Specialist to be involved in vulnerability and risk assessments, assist in the development and maintenance of security policies, contribute to and support the company's security strategy and manage security incidents to resolution
-reviewing cyber security controls and risk reviews and review and manage security compliance activities according to best practices, standards and procedures
-Demonstrable knowledge of Information Security principles and at least 3-5 years of experience in the IT security field. Ideally the candidate should hold or be actively pursuing a security or audit certification (eg CISM, CISSP).
-Working knowledge of current and emerging information technologies, security threats, vulnerabilities, cyber-attack techniques and effective detection and mitigation controls.-
-Experience in the implementation and management of security standards and risk reviews.
-Experience in vulnerability assessment and management.
-Experience in project management GRC systems and compliance activity tracking and resolution.
-At least 2 years of experience with security monitoring and compliance tools (ie SIEM), preferably including working on the implementation of the technology in a cloud based environment and or outsourced controls.
-Knowledge of network and data security best practices, standards and regulations: PCI-DSS, SOX, ISO 27001, etc.
To be the successful applicant you would be expected to have experience with the following;
-You will be expected to ensure that reporting on the compliance of the data security program elements in your remit are delivered and updated and are responsive with the latest security threats
-Plan, execute review and track compliance activities such as PCI requirements, 3rd party vendor reviews and incident tracking and closure
-Plan and execute the updating and delivery of policies.
-Plan, review and own the administration of the GRC system.
-Assisting in creating data security road maps.
-Ensuring deliverables are compliant to security standards (including PCI and GDPR)

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