Technical Security Assurance Analyst - C London - Highly Competitive S

London (Central)
14 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Technical Security Assurance Analyst - C London - Highly Competitive Salary. Great opportunity to join a leading financial services technology organisation, in a highly technical role working within their information security function as a security control assurance analyst. This is a role for a meticulous person from a broad and deep technical background, with a detailed understanding of a broad range of all aspects of IT and cyber security, who is able to think innovatively to implement and test a very robust technical security controls framework. This is a rare opportunity to join a very technical security function, taking an innovative approach to managing security, where you will be part of a very technical Security Controls and Assurance team. You should be experienced in working with technical security controls, with deep knowledge of control and assurance frameworks (e.g. NIST, PCI, COBIT, ISO). You will have a background in penetration testing and the use of penetration testing tools to bypass security controls. You will have had experience with process security controls (e.g. SIEM, IAM, IDS, AV.). You should be able to switch your mind-set from attack to defence when assessing technical controls across an organisation, as well as to design and implement the controls framework. You will need to be passionate about information security, be naturally inquisitive with a deep attention to detail, and ideally have had some exposure to information security or an interest in this area. You should be an effective communicator and the ability to liaise with different stakeholders within the business. Acumin Consulting is a member of the Red Snapper Group. The Red Snapper Group acts as an employment agency (permanent) and as an employment business (temporary) - a confidential service to candidates. The Red Snapper Recruitment Group is an equal opportunities employer. This job was originally posted as