Security Assurance Analyst.

  • technology
  • permanent
  • City of London

Enterprise Security Assurance Analyst - Join a Leading UK-based Organization

We are currently seeking an experienced Enterprise Security Assurance Analyst on a permanent basis for our esteemed client, a central communications service provider headquartered in the UK.

The Role: As a Security Assurance Analyst, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring security integration throughout various business projects. Your expertise will contribute to safeguarding customer, company, and employee data. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Engaging end-to-end in a diverse range of business projects, embedding security measures and data protection protocols.
  • Participating in project meetings as a representative of Information Security, offering valuable insights and guidance.
  • Assessing change documentation, including Business Requirements, Design Documents, Network Diagrams, Data Flow Diagrams, and more.
  • Collaborating with Security Architects and the broader team to define technical requirements, ensuring secure project outcomes.
  • Ensuring adherence to relevant security policies and standards, potentially offering reference security designs for alignment with the Enterprise Security Architecture.
  • Effectively communicating risks in both technical and non-technical terms, bridging the gap between Information Technology and business domains.
  • Coordinating with Security Business Partners to facilitate penetration testing, vulnerability assessments, and tracking of remediation.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Robust experience in end-to-end Information Security Project Assurance.
  • Profound knowledge and experience in risk management.
  • Comprehensive understanding of Information Security and IT Security frameworks, standards, and best practices.
  • Familiarity with security tools such as vulnerability scanning, SIEM monitoring, DDoS Protection, authentication methods, network protocols, and more.
  • Wide-ranging technology expertise including ITIL, Hardware and Software architecture, SDLC, Operating systems, Cloud, Networking technologies, AV, Active Directory, Virtualization, Shared storage, Cloud, and mobile technologies.
  • Familiarity with OWASP vulnerabilities, tools, and methodologies.
  • Past procurement experience, including contract clauses and review.
  • Ability to collaborate within a team and work independently.
  • Self-motivated to continually research and stay updated with industry knowledge and security trends.

Benefits of Joining:

  • Competitive salary: £50,000-£57,000.
  • Bonus scheme (20%).
  • Pension plan.
  • Private medical insurance.
  • Car allowance (10%).
  • Extensive personal development and training opportunities.
  • Hybrid working: Option to work 1 to 3 days in the office.
  • Flexible holidays: Opportunity to increase your standard 25 days by purchasing extra days.
  • Dental plan.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Childcare vouchers.
  • Complimentary Headspace membership: mindfulness app.
  • Season ticket travel loan.
  • Charity days.
  • Retail discounts.
  • Discounted gym membership.
  • RAC discount.
  • Income protection scheme.
Mae Hunter