Cyber Security Lead - £60,000-£70,000 - Hereford, Worcester, Herefordshire
My client is one of the fastest growing Fintech companies in the UK and are experts in the payment and financial services arena. We have also successfully diversified into a number of other sectors.
As part of our continued business expansion we are now recruiting for a Cyber Security Lead to join the team. As the , you’ll lead the Cyber Security function and set the strategy and direction for the IT Department and the company as a whole. The role will ensure that systems, services and applications are secure from threats, and will also ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and controls through log analysis, scanning, assessments and investigation. This role will play a pivotal part in leading Incident and Problem Management within the IT Operations team ensuring compliance with the IT Security policy and best practices
As Cyber Security Lead, some of your key duties will include:
- Overseeing the delivery of complex security services, manage relationships and issues.
- Embedding security into all stages of the software development life cycle/delivery methodologies.
- Leading the Cyber Security function for the business, managing the Cyber Security Specialists and ensuring their work and output aligns to the organisational priorities.
- Ensuring that both Applications and Infrastructure are delivered in a consistently safe fashion
- Promoting awareness of strategic initiatives, and encourage self-sustaining security practices and behaviors within delivery teams.
To be considered for the role of Cyber Security Lead you must have the following experience:
- Deep knowledge of OWASP Top 10, CWE/SANS Top 25, WASC
- Ability to demonstrate understanding of vulnerability remediation
- Ability to deliver consultancy, risk management, solution design and issue resolution
- Expert knowledge in IT security best practice and solutions.
- Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or equivalent.
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Cyber Security Lead to take on a pivotal role with a fantastic company. On offer is a highly competitive salary and superb benefits. Interested? Apply now for an immediate interview.