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Information Assurance Specialist, IT Security, Cyber-Resilience

Job Title: Information Assurance Specialist, IT Security, Cyber-Resilience
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Start Date: November 2017
Reference: BBBH55187_1506029316
Contact Name: Emily Cotterill
Contact Email: e.cotterill@parity.net
Job Published: September 21, 2017 22:28

Job Description

Information Assurance Specialist - IT / Cyber-Resilience, Security, Risk Discovery required for 18-month contract based in Edinburgh

Our client has a fantastic opportunity for a dynamic information assurance, security and risk professional to join their team on an interim basis. You will provide technical guidance to support the delivery of a project with a focus on risk, information assurance and security compliance. The role will maintain compliance standards by providing customer focussed information assurance solutions.

Essential Skills

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related discipline, a holder or member of a professional Information Security Certification (e.g. IISP, ITPC, CLAS, CISSP, CISSM, CCP) or be working towards certification.
  • Working knowledge of Cyber-Resilience strategy, Information Assurance Policies, and the Security Policy Framework Previous experience in an Information Assurance, Risk Management, or Information Security Compliance role.
  • Experience of providing risk managed security guidance during the design and operation of secure IT systems and understanding of risk management processes
  • Experience of working in accordance with the Security Policy Framework and ISO 27001
  • Detailed knowledge of enterprise desktop productivity suite configuration and deployment knowledge - Microsoft Office 2013/2016.
  • Detailed knowledge of desktop security products - Bitlocker or relevant disk encryption software / System Centre Endpoint Protection / Security Compliance Manager (SCM).
  • Knowledge of enterprise security standards (e.g. PSN, ISO27001).

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