£46,966 – £70,448
Cobalt Business Park
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About the Role
IT Security Manager (CSX CISM ISO27001 NIST XDR SOA)
Are you a Senior Cyber Security technologist seeking a role where you can take the lead and remain hands-on with technology?
You could be joining a successful and growing financial services company who has invested in the latest cyber security capabilities.
As an IT Security Manager you will be responsible for implementing and managing the Group’s cyber security strategy, implementing processes and technology with a high degree of integration, orchestration and automation. You’ll have overall responsibility for conducting ongoing security threat, risk, capability and maturity assessments and proactively seek improvements, keeping up to date with industry trends and best practice as well as the latest threats and mitigations. You’ll also manage third party vendors, a team and mentor more junior team members and the wider IT teams on best practice.
We operate a hybrid working policy (3 days’ homeworking / 2 days’ office based)
The ideal candidate will have a strong experience of working as a Cyber Security Engineer, alongside a relevant certification in one of the following: CISM, GIAC, CSX.
The following skills are essential for the role:
- A good understanding of IT fundamentals e.g. networks, operating system, databases, development and service management.
- You will have a strong knowledge of security methodologies and industry standards (e.g. ISO27001, NIST, CSA) as well as security technologies such as XDR, Sentinel, SOAR and Threat hunting.
- Experience with Microsoft Azure and the security capabilities it offers.
- You’re collaborative and pragmatic with excellent communication skills; able to manage 3rd parties, liaise across the business and mentor others
The IT Security team leads the response to ensuring the response to the ever changing threat landscape is appropriate to protecting the Groups assets against cyber security attacks and ensuring we meet the regulatory and compliance expectations set by clients and as a part of a financial services regulatory framework. The team is responsible for ensuring that cyber security capabilities are in place, threat led, meet client and compliance expectations and are highly integrated, orchestrated and automated.
In addition to joining a great team within a truly local organisation, our colleagues also benefit from:
- 30 days holiday allowance + bank holidays
- Aviva private medical insurance with Digital GP
- Corporate bonus scheme
- Subsidised event tickets
- Generous pension scheme
- Performance-related pay
- Volunteering days
The health, well-being and safety of our colleagues and candidates during this challenging time is paramount. With this in mind, we have refreshed our approach to recruitment and have outlined a new process of remote selection and on boarding. Upon starting a new role with us, we will ensure you are equipped with the correct tools and technologies to enable you to do your best work remotely. Longer-term, our focus remains on driving a culture of flexibility and encouraging colleagues to maintain a healthy work/life balance through flexible working arrangements.
Job Type: Full-time