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Information Security Analyst

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8 Sep 2022
We have an exciting opportunity for an Information Security Analyst to join our team based in Gilwell Park, Chingford, London (Hybrid working options available). We will offer you a competitive salary of £55,000 per annum, with Outer London Weighting & Market Supplement. Band G plus benefits. We re Scouts and everyone s welcome here - all genders, races and backgrounds. Right across the UK, we help over 400,000 young people aged 4-25 gain skills for life and find their place in the world. We help them speak up, play their part and shine bright. The Information Security Analyst Role: As our Information Security Analyst, you will be required to manage all in-house InfoSec tools and technologies such as endpoint protection, vulnerability assessment, penetration testing, monitoring and alerting tools, ensuring they are well maintained and remain fit-for-purpose. You will lead on the management of third-party InfoSec partners, ensuring they are providing the best possible service and quality assuring their work. You will deliver InfoSec reports, papers and presentations to senior leaders, both staff and volunteers, across the organisation as well as delivering presentations to staff in a variety of settings including all staff meetings, service team meetings and induction courses. Key responsibilities as our Information Security Analyst: Provide subject matter expertise on all InfoSec matters Review and update all InfoSec policies to ensure they remain current and accurate, ensuring sign-off through the Scouts governance processes Support the annual review and audit process for the ISO27001 accreditation and any future accreditations Technology team lead on all InfoSec incidents such as reports of data breach, working in close liaison with colleagues in other teams Provide InfoSec guidance on all digital/technology projects and procurement activities, ensuring all products and services meet the Scouts InfoSec standards and principles Curate and present InfoSec reports to stakeholders at all levels in the organisation including ELT, senior volunteers, trustees and governance groups as required Manage, maintain and monitor the Scouts network and endpoint devices using a variety of InfoSec tools and technologies Ensure the tools and technologies used are kept up to date and fit for purpose, sourcing new tools as required Lead point of contact for any third-party InfoSec service providers used by the Scouts Stay up to date with technology trends and InfoSec standards What we are looking for in our Information Security Analyst: Highly developed skills in the use of a variety of InfoSec tools including firewalls, DDoS appliances, vulnerability scanning and intrusion detection tools Ability to work in a fast-paced setting to quickly identify and resolve InfoSec risks or vulnerabilities Ability to work in collaboration with third-party suppliers and vendors to ensure delivery of highquality InfoSec services Strong ability to operate autonomously and make key decisions in challenging or critical situations Excellent communication skills, with the ability to translate complex InfoSec problems and reports clearly to non technical colleagues, and in non-technical terms The ability to build strong relationships with a range of technology professionals and suppliers An analytical mindset with the ability to find solutions and make decisions around complex technical issues What we can offer you as our Information Security Analyst: 25 days holiday and going up to 28 days after 2 years service and 32 days after 5 years service Additional holidays between Christmas & New Year Life Assurance Simply Health Scheme Generous Pension Scheme Free car parking We are proud to be a family-friendly employer and offer Up to four personal days paid leave a year Maternity/Paternity Leave Childcare Vouchers Flexible working hours Store Discount at our Scout Store + other online benefits Study and volunteer leave Closing date: 25th September 2022 Don t miss out on the opportunity to join our fantastic team! Click Apply now! The Scouts is an equal opportunity employer, and we are committed to diversity and actively seeking applicants from a wide range of backgrounds. Strictly no agencies
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  • Job Reference: 707261546-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: The Scout Association
    The Scout Association
  • Location: Essex
  • Salary: £55,000
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent