Information Security Analyst - IT

London (South)
£60000 - £65000 per annum
12 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
My client who is a large insurance company based in the City of London are currently recruiting for a Information Security Analyst to work in a small but dynamic team. You will be required to have the following experience: INSURANCE EXPERIENCE OR CONSULTANCY BACKGROUND Oversee the mix of internal and external parties that operate elements of the information security architecture from a security perspective. Assure that they are operating in compliance with the set standards, processes and contracts that govern their work in this respect. Operate and manage protection goals, objectives and metrics to be consistent with strategic plans and risk appetite. Protection responsibilities will include IT and non IT information security, and excludes physical and human security. Information protection responsibilities will include network security architecture, network access and monitoring policies and more. Maintain relationships with external agencies, partners and peers to support an ongoing general and specific awareness of Information Security threats. Work with outside consultants as appropriate for independent security audits, scheduled tests and other security proving activities. Support the provision of appropriate security training being delivered to staff and contractors. Provide consultancy on information security topics to teams within who are undertaking work that may, or will, change information security architecture, suppliers or posture. Support the planning and delivery of the information security strategy including the development of, and agreement to, the strategy itself and the associated delivery roadmap. Developing relationships with key stakeholders including business teams at ‘head Of’ level, the IT Security manager and strategic suppliers and other members of the internal technology teams As part of the Information Security team, take responsibility for reporting on the information security architecture, including key issues, change initiatives and escalation of design decisions. Ensure a risk based approach is taken to information security across the Group, balancing the needs of the business with its obligations and risks. Support implementation projects by assisting in the resolution of information security questions and design items This job was originally posted as