Information Security and Cyber Technical SME

  • Job Reference: HSY5542
  • Date Posted: 15 October 2020
  • Recruiter: London
  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Salary: £425 to £450 Per Day
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Information Security and Cyber Technical SME

A London based banking client is looking to strengthen its Information Security and Cyber function by recruiting an Information Security and Cyber Technical SME.

This role will require the incumbent to act as technical lead for the identification, assessment and sizing of opportunities for alignment of security control toolsets, supporting the subsequent implementation of selected solutions. Duties that will be conducted in this position include, vulnerability scanning, internal/external Pen tests and CBEST threat led penetration test. The role requires strong cross-team, cross organisation and cross-region collaboration. It is imperative candidates have excellent inter-personal communication skills, able to liaise with all levels of the business across all regions including key stakeholders and senior management. The Ideal candidate will have a Financial Services background or have conducted similar duties in a regulated industry sector.

This position will be focussing on providing security technical expertise. Experience required;

• Knowledge of Networking, Network Security and advanced Security methods
• Knowledge and experience for the administration of Identity Management systems
• Experience managing Network Security controls such as Firewalls, SIEM, NAC, IDS/IPS and Layer 7 filtering
• The ability to operate with both RedHat Linux and Windows operating systems
• Stakeholder engagement and influencing skill
• Experience of creating and delivering presentations and concise writing skills to produce clear documentation (policy, reports)

• Project Management skills
• Security Product Assessment and Implementation
• Outsourcing, and Vendor Management

• CISM / CISSP preferred
• Firewall & other specific security systems as appropriate qualifications
• CISM / CISSP preferred
• Firewall & other specific security systems as appropriate

To discuss further, please contact Tom Pugh on the Financial Services team on  020 7557 7667 or email