Head of Information Security

TechHub Ltd
£70,000 - £80,000 plus fantastic benefits
01 Aug 2017
25 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of Information Security
£70,000 - £80,000 plus fantastic benefits.
This position is based near Birmingham, West Midlands.

TechHub are excited to be working with a leading software solutions and consulting company with several offices across the United Kingdom and abroad. As part of an exciting growth strategy the business requires a experienced and innovative Head of Information Security to join the team.

Key Responsibility Areas:
The successful candidate will be located in England. Non-UK applicants will also be considered if able to relocate to the UK. You will enjoy working for a smaller, dynamic, focused organisation where every member of the team is Passionate about Total Security Management. The successful candidate will be required to perform a range of IT Security consulting services with clients from SME's to large blue chips firms.
You'll be experienced in working closely with various IT Security teams from Consultants to Pentesters and Ethical Hackers.

Head of Information Security Key Skills:
- Inspire and manage a team of consultants
- Be a key member of the management team
- Have strong team leadership and people management experience
- To be able communicate with and motivate a small but growing team of people
- An experienced Penetration Tester/Technically adept in manual penetration testing (both internally and externally) and extremely technical in information security architecture
- Self-reliant and flexible
- Customer-facing, comfortable presenting your findings to our clients.
- Have worked in a large datacentre (i.e. be comfortable with switch patching and testing procedures when located in a datacentre). Understands technical details of pentesting, such as buffer overflows, XSS, SQL Injection, etc and the full OWASP Top 10.
- Have in-depth knowledge of using manual penetration testing proxies such as Burp suite pro to good effect
- Be able to provide delivery of solutions on-site to clients for both Windows and Linux environments
- Must have strong technical understanding of current security trends and solutions

Head of Information Security
£70,000 - £80,000 plus fantastic benefits
This position is based in Birmingham.
Please note that candidates must be eligible to live and work in the United Kingdom to be considered for this position.

This role is advertised by TechHub Ltd which is a leading international technology recruitment company specialising in the multiple areas of technical staffing within IT Project Management, Software Development and Testing, Information Architecture, Infrastructure, Communications, Business Analysis and Change Management. TechHub is acting as an employment agency on behalf of the client. For further information please search for "TechHub Recruitment".