IT/Data Security Consultant

  • Full Time
  • Leeds
  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 per annum

Digital Gurus

One pokey spare room. Three ambitious guys. Like many start-up success stories, this is where we began. A global business. 8 years later and a continued love of the process – we are now one of the most trusted and successful digital recruitment agencies, with offices in London, Manchester, Sydney and Dubai. A community of the brightest minds in digital. With 80,000 social followers and a legacy database of 17,000 candidates - we have an unparalleled reach. Thought leaders. Our team of Gurus are passionate, intelligent and work hard to build personal, honest relationships. Most importantly, we are true experts in our fields. Google loves us. We proudly hold Google’s #1 ranking for ‘Digital Recruitment Agency’. The expert choice. If you’re ready to move forward in digital, our award-winning team of Gurus specialise in the following areas: Creative & UX | Technical | Project Management | Client Services | Search & Marketing | Social Media & PR | Ad Tech & Sales | Mobile | Big Data

About Us

We are an award-winning Software Solutions Provider with over 20 years’ software delivery and IT advisory experience.

We are forward thinking, innovative and have a dedicated team. We are driven to support your development and professional growth and allow you to express your personality, utilise your skills and share knowledge in a collaborative environment.

You will be surrounded by some of the most experienced industry leaders and we have a strong history of staff satisfaction and retention coupled with a dedication to in-house progression to further your career and allow you to grow with us.

We are defined by our staff, pride ourselves on our combined technical excellence and customer focus and we work with some of the world’s biggest brands in the finance, retail and government sector.

What’s in it for you?

You will have the opportunity to work in a collaborative environment driven by technical excellence and staff development. You’ll have support with further Learning, Research and Development and the freedom to cross skill into other areas that you’re interested in.

You’ll also get the chance to work with a broad variety of clients and have the stability of a large and profitable organisation with the supportive family environment of a start up with flat management structure promoting open communication at all levels.

The Opportunity

We are looking for an energetic and personable Information Security Consultant who has extensive exposure to implementing security policies across complex and technology focused organisations.

You will work with our teams to fully grasp the scope of our clients security needs and act as information security subject matter expert to our internal operations and IT teams. Making certain that we meet best security practices and any legal data protection obligations.

You will be a person of influence, forging strong and beneficial relationships to deliver any changes. Your role will be to align our existing security practices, and ensure that we are fully compliant with upcoming legal and best practice requirements, such as GDPR.

In addition you’ll take ownership of running audits, and assessing compliance of our delivery and operational teams. This will require some travel and a strong understanding of information security management systems such as ISO27001.

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