Cyber Security Lead

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Cyber Security Lead – Remote – Up to £90k

On behalf of our market-leading client based in Manchester, we are recruiting for a talented Cyber Security Lead. As Cyber Security Lead, you will work with cross-functional teams of technical and non-technical key stakeholders to define strategy and interpret, communicate, and drive full lifecycle security projects.

The Cyber Security Lead will be responsible for:

  • Reporting regularly to senior management and articulating the status of systems including updates on any key security & compliance issues that have been highlighted.
  • Undertake deep analysis of log files to identify potential threats as well as trace activities of any malicious actors
  • Research and evaluate emerging security threats and ways in which to manage or mitigate them.
  • Arranging testing and evaluation of an existing suite of security-related products including but not limited to Web Application Firewalls (WAF) and providing decision-making input in relation to any new security product the business wishes to introduce.
  • Plan and organise 'play days' or 'ethical hacking days' to test the current protection levels and identify any weaknesses.
  • Drawing up, supervising and documenting processes for the benefit of the wider team.
  • Supporting users on change control and system updates to ensure best practice is followed.
  • Maintain a risk register and assist with internal and external audits relating to security

The Cyber Security Lead will have the following:

  • At least one InfoSec/Cyber Security related accreditation such as CISSP/ISSMP.
  • Proven track record in an e-commerce InfoSec/Cyber Security role with experience in a senior role.
  • A passion for cyber-security and a keen interest in technology.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to understand complex web and standalone applications/systems architectures involving multiple technologies.
  • Exposure in managing and driving major security incidents and leading retrospective actions.
  • Previous experience with malicious bot detection and mitigation.
  • Previous experience in setting up and maintaining Web Application Firewalls.
  • Hands-on experience with cloud technologies such as AWS and Azure.

Benefits

  • Remote working with quarterly office meetings (Travel expenses will be covered)
  • Fantastic discount card
  • Huge learning and development opportunities

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Cyber Security Lead – Remote – Up to £90k

Permanent
31 May 2022
IT Security
Cyber Security
Manchester
Up to £90k DOE

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