Information Security Analyst

Job Title: Information Security Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: Negotiable
REF: 3583495_1554470702
Contact Name: Katie Williams
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Job Published: 3 months ago

Job Description

I am currently recruiting for an Information Security Analyst for a fast growing financial services organisation. The role will sit within the Information Security team and will be responsible for the security of the companies systems and infrastructure.

Key Experience:

  • Implementing changes / fixes to address security vulnerabilities identified (e.g. during security scans, penetration tests etc.)
  • Assessment, planning and co-ordination with other teams regarding patch management activities for internal and third party hosted systems
  • Assessing and recommending server hardening activities to be completed by the Infrastructure Team.
  • Liaising with third parties to ensure ISD/IDP information is monitored and events captured, assessed and recommendations made to retain integrity of the companies business assets
  • Monitoring external information sources to make recommendations on latest security threats and vulnerabilities
  • Experience working within recognised Information Security frameworks and best practices such as ISO27001, NIST etc
  • Knowledge of network protocols, architecture and information security standards and procedures
  • Awareness, and exposure, to Security Information Event Management (SIEM) technolog
  • Symantec (or equivalent) end point security products, anti-virus and anti-malware solutions