Information Security Officer - Network Security Architecture

Recruiter
Eames Consulting
Location
London (Central)
Salary
£60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted
12 Oct 2016
Closes
20 Oct 2016
Sector
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Information Security Officer - Network Security Architecture, Security Governance A leading Lloyds of London Syndicate Insurance business currently requires an Information Security Officer to provide assurance on the operations of the Information Security architecture and support on change / security review activities as directed by the Head of Information Security. A key responsibility will be the implementation and development of security architecture standards and supporting framework, and providing support to technical solution architects to ensure solutions and processes provide the appropriate level of protection. Ideal candidates will come from large enterprise environments, with any Management Consultancy experience also being very beneficial for the role. Duties: 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 planning and delivery of the information security strategy including the development of, and agreement to, the strategy itself and the associated delivery roadmap. 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. 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. Experience: Typically requires 7 years of information security and security architecture experience. Experience working in complex technical environments Knowledge and practical experience in the application of security architectures covering both applications and infrastructure A strong understanding of the business relevance of information risks and the current trends and developments in information security Knowledge and experience of networking / operating system security concepts Able to liaise with key stakeholders of all levels Excellent presentation skills, both verbal and written CISSP or equivalent security qualification Degree educated This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/66872027