IT Security Specialist

  • Full Time
  • London
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits

Robert Half

Founded in 1948, Robert Half (NYSE symbol: RHI) pioneered specialised recruitment services and today is the world's leader in helping companies hire accounting, finance, banking, technology and administrative professionals on a temporary, contract and permanent basis.

Are you an IT security specialist looking for an exciting new challenge within a largely greenfield environment? Would you like to join a specialist financial services business as they embark on an overhaul of review of the security & governance frameworks? Can demonstrate broad technical knowledge across the IT Security landscape combined with excellent communication skills and the ability to influence senior stakeholder’s decision making? Do you have experience creating & implementing security policies and processes? This is a business critical role that offers an excellent opportunity for an ambitious IT/Cyber security analyst really take their career to the next level.

As the successful applicant you will work alongside both the Head of IT and COO to deliver a wide range of security expertise across the business to enhance IT cyber security, monitoring and standards in order to meet business regulatory requirements and ensure business continuity of critical processes. You will be responsible for carrying out IT compliance and security audit monitoring and reporting on threat management, data breaches and security issues and carry out investigations, interpret security events and analyse data captures.

To be considered you will ideally be able to demonstrate experience with technical security tools such as Linux, Windows, Cisco Firewalls, Routers, Switches, ISE SIEM, data protection, internet and Web Filtering technologies and related systems. A broad knowledge of risk assessment, audit methodologies security processes and experience writing information security policies, technical documentation and reports. In return we offer a competitive basic salary, benefits and bonus scheme plus exceptional career progression and personal development.