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Information Security Specialist

Job Title: Information Security Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Peterborough, United Kingdom
Salary: 70000.0
REF: 1466
Contact Name: Peter Sanders
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Information Security Specialist – Peterborough - £Market + Bonus + Exc. Bens

A Security specialist is required by a FTSE 100 company with operations in 48 countries. The UK’s largest and most progressive marketer of food, drink and energy industry co-products. They operate some of the most advanced research in their market. Despite their size, you will join a small central team within performance, results-led culture.

As the Security specialist you will contribute to the overall business objective by developing architecture standards and principles for new technology areas such as; Cloud, Digital, BYOD/Windows 10, for example. You will lead on security projects including, Implementation of a data vault for business continuity, Server hardening, Host based firewalls & Patching. As the Security SME you will provide assurance and advice to projects with security elements e.g. ICS, MFA/IAM and assist the Security Manager in ensuring compliance for IS projects and ensuring business compliance

Other roles and responsibilities will include but not limited to;

• Liaise with the BSMs to ensure that the Disaster Recovery plan is kept up-to-date and that the SSC are provided with the latest copy

• Liaise with external supplier to ensure that BCP plans are up-to-date?

• Keep abreast of group wide initiatives and provide input and sharing knowledge on IS security and business requirements

• Keeping up to date on the latest security threat landscape, technology developments and assess suitability for the business.

• Constantly review IS security applications and tools for suitability and duplication etc.

For immediate consideration, please contact Peter Sanders on 01908 886033 or apply now.