Lead IT Security Analyst

Not Specified | Permanent, full-time
| £35,000 - £38,000 per annum
Ref: MJ12 (8 months ago)
Chapman Tate Associates are currently recruiting for a Lead IT Security Analyst for an organisation based in the heart of Birmingham City Centre. This would be a stand-alone role reporting directly into the Director of IT, you’ll be a critical component within the IT department and the wider organisation. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to take part in a huge business transformation and add value to the overall organisation. 

Your day to day responsibilities:

·         Work closely with other members of the IT team to identify and collaborate on Risk Management for the IT department, including helping to maintain the IT Risk Register

·         Monitoring security access

·         Conducting security assessments through vulnerability testing and risk analysis

·         Analysing security breaches to identify the root cause

·         Continuously updating the company’s incident response and disaster recovery plans

·         Verifying the security of third-party vendors and collaborating with them to meet security requirements

·         Leads on planning and IT-related disaster recovery  

You must have knowledge or experience in the following:

·         Have strong knowledge of all matters related to IT Security Management

·         Strong technical understanding of Microsoft on prem and cloud technologies such as Azure

·         Good understanding of DNS hosting and Network configuration

·          Must have knowledge of Cyber Essentials

·         Strong Stakeholder management