Information Security Consultant

Recruiter
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Location
Worcestershire
Salary
55000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
14 Jun 2018
Closes
28 Jun 2018
Job Type
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent

Sopra Steria Recruitment are working with a huge national retail brand and household name in the search for an INFORMATION SECURITY CONSULTANT to provide support to the Information Security Manager. You will work as part of the Information Security Team and will provide internal consultancy to the business.

Do you have a broad knowledge of information security principles? Do you have in depth experience of technical IT security systems? Can you coordinate well with third party suppliers?

If you can answer yes to all of the above, this could be the role for you!

Within this role, you will be maintaining knowledge in security standards, technical security, products and services.

You will maintain awareness of current threats and vulnerabilities and be able to assist in evaluating risk in the business. You will also be assisting with the testing of security.

You will provide subject matter expertise to internal projects and for supplier assurance. You will also be collaborating with different business units to improve security compliance, manage risk and raise awareness.

You will be within a team that is part of a unique and exciting area of a large, multi-sited organisation. You will have a real opportunity to stamp your mark within the team.

The important bits???

  • Where will you be based? Redditch

  • What salary/package is on offer? The basic salary is GBP55,000 + excellent benefits

  • What type of role is this? It's a permanent position

    What you will need in order to be successful???

    If you like the sound of this role, this is what you will need to have in order to be successful:

  • 5 years + experience in an information security role

  • Experience of working in a project environment

  • Experience of security risk and vulnerability assessing

  • Experience of technical security products and solutions

  • Knowledge within technical solutions architecture

  • Experience in a large scale organisation - ideally retail

  • ITIL, PRINCE2 and knowledge of PCI DSS

    Interested?

    Be sure to apply now to avoid disappointment.