Senior IT Security Officer

Bristol/ Surrey/ Lancashire
09 Jan 2019
29 Jan 2019
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Senior IT Security Officer

A leading UK financial services organisation has a great opportunity for a Senior IT Security Officer to work on the security aspects of project delivery across their group. As a successful IT Security Officer you will design, deliver and build processes to ensure their security controls remain in place. You will maintain secure solutions through assessing risks while mitigating them with pragmatic solutions.

As an experienced Senior IT Security Officer you will use your experience to deliver UK security projects on time to budget. You will proactively investigate new threats using your technical understanding and broad cyber security domain knowledge to oversee technical security, with a remit to check and challenge hands on teams, ensuring appropriate risk controls and processes are in place and followed.

The ideal candidate will have a r elevant professional qualification - e.g CISSP, CISM, MIISP etc. Supported by a deep knowledge of cyber security risks, threats and vulnerabilities, you will also have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to see the bigger picture of how technology can affect an organisation overall.

This role represents an excellent opportunity for an experienced IT Security professional to gain experience of strategic security projects working closely with a number of key stakeholders and departments across a large financial organisation. The role will give the successful candidate exposure to the entire business operating at a senior level.