About the role
This is a great opportunity to join a large northeast business as a Security Analyst in the Newcastle office. This is a newly created role that will form an essential part of the IT Team, ensuring a secure IT environment is maintained through administration and development, as part of the global IT function.
What you will be a part of:
As part of the role, you will have the opportunity to file server security management as well as operating regular checks, providing reports as necessary. You will support the Cloud security across the business and act as the point of contact for security for all stakeholders. It is vital that you identify and report threats and vulnerabilities, keeping a technical industry awareness of risks and exposures, proactively promoting effective counter-measures. Additionally, you will assistant with the development and maintenance of firm-wide security infrastructures, policies and procedures, identifying improvements when possible. You will be required to work cooperatively with project teams and ensure new projects adhere to security policies.
Hold a minimum of 3 years experience of working within Information Security
Good understanding of security frameworks, such as ISO 27001, Cyber Essentials + and NIST.
Working knowledge of all or some of the following - Network, server, desktop and their security components (Azure AD, Windows Server, Windows 10/11, Office 365, Firewalls, Intrusion Prevention Systems, Web Filtering, Endpoint Detection and Response, SIEM, Zero Trust Systems, MFA, SSO).
An ability to work with third parties on support issues is a key aspect of the role and therefore you will need excellent communication skills.
Have a proactive, well-motivated with a good attention to detail.
A knowledge of legal specific software and document management systems is desirable but not essential. Security-related certification is also desirable.
If you're excited about the opportunity to progress your security career and possess the necessary skills and experience, we encourage you to apply. This role offers a unique chance to advance your career and make a difference in a global business.