Senior Information Security Engineer

Job Description

Duties include:
Building strong relationships in order to understand risk posture/issues and drive information security compliance
Developing a thorough understanding of the business, systems and processes in order to provide tailored information and cyber security solutions and services minimising disruption while maximising impact
Maintaining the IT Risk Register and Incident Response policies/processes/controls and performing regular desktop testing
Working with trusted third parties to undertake regular information security and cyber security testing
Developing and maintaining a robust patch management system, policy, processes and controls
Performing security related reporting functions
Participating in technology projects to identify information security weaknesses and assisting in the development of appropriate solutions based on risk assessments
Supporting ISO27001 standards and ensuring the information security management system (ISMS) meets business needs
Participating in the upgrading of operating systems and design of system enhancements
Management information reporting
Travelling and working in other offices, in different jurisdictions

Skills and experience required:
A minimum of 3-4 years’ experience in a similar role
Solid knowledge and experience in the following technologies: Windows Server 2008/2012/2016; Windows Workstation 7/8/8.1/10; Non-Microsoft applications; Patching tools WSUS / SCCM or similar; SEPM or other enterprise antivirus solutions; Vulnerability scanning systems and the concept

Desirable experience and qualifications
Relevant information security or technical qualification (e.g. CISSP, CISSM, SSCP, CISA etc.) or willingness to work towards one
Specialist knowledge in information security risk assessment and controls management or penetration testing
Experience in ITIL best practices
Familiarity with standards such as ISO27001 and COBIT
Knowledge of the legal and regulatory environment within which financial organisations operate