Information Security Compliance Analyst

Spring Grp
£45000.00 - £55000.00 pa + Excellent benefits
08 Mar 2018
17 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Information Security Compliance Analyst - (Birmingham)

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Information Security Compliance Analyst within one of the UK's leading high profile brands. This role requires a strong security background coupled with an in-depth knowledge of security systems and relevant regulations and legislation to assist in maintaining the security of information of assets, processes and systems.

The Information Security Consultant must see the 'big picture' and articulate technical language in a business friendly manner working with technical & non-technical teams.

The successful candidate will have a solid understanding of Risk Management, Data Protection Regulations, PCI DSS and ISO 2700x along with experience of designing and deploying security infrastructures, defining security requirements, handling security incidents and acting as a trusted advisor to Projects and Business Initiatives.

Experience, Skills and Knowledge
*Experience of working on Information Security and PCI DSS projects & programmes
*Knowledge and experience of Information Risk methodology
*A sound understanding of Information Security principles
*Strong organisational, time management and prioritisation skills
*A high degree of computer literacy and a willingness and skill to learn new programs quickly
*A creative approach to situations and problem solving
*Analyse and present information

Role Essentials
*Provide SME consultation to enable project and supplier assurance
*Determine the most effective way to protect computers, networks, software, data and information systems against any possible attacks
*Keep abreast of security standards, security systems and authentication protocols
*Monitor compliance with PCI DSS and all related activities including information security risk assessments and controls selection activities.
*Respond immediately to security-related incidents and provide a thorough post-event analysis,
*Train fellow employees in security awareness and procedures
*Coordinate security plans with third party vendors
*Review and approve the installation and configuration of security technology
*Represent Information Security in Change Management
*Anticipate new security threats and stay-up-to-date with evolving infrastructures
*Collaborate with departments to improve security compliance, manage risk and bolster effectiveness

Qualifications & Training
*CISM and/or CISSP preferred

Spring Technology is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Spring Technology is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

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