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IT Security Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Financial Services

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Veronique Amaira

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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  • Client Details:


  • Consultant:

    Veronique Amaira

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Exciting opportunity to join an etsablished firm in financial services as IT Security Manager to drive the organisation’s Systems and Infrastructure from an IT Security perspective 

Main Responsibilities: 

  • You will be reviewing the IT Security Corporate Information policy, which forms the IT Security foundations for the organisation 

  • Creating and reviewing  other security policies and procedures as required from time-to-time to remain compliant with IT security standards, specifically ISO27001 and other IT Security best practices in all IT environments and systems 

  • Coordinate and providing IT Security Awareness programs 

  • Work and liaise on technical IT Security projects both on the IT Infrastructure and IT Systems areas 

  • You will be providing guidance to address security findings from IT Security reviews and penetration testing, identify technical vulnerabilities and define remediation measures with the goal to create review and update IT security related operational procedures 

  • Planning and implementing  comprehensive security strategies 


Skills and experience required:

  • Excellent understanding of security components such as firewalls, URL filter, end-point protection amongst others 

  • Knowledge of security standards (such as PCI-DSS, ISO27001) 

  • Practical knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory, SCCM, Microsoft SQL server and IIS 

  • Practical knowledge of Microsoft Server and desktop environments is a must 

  • Practical knowledge of Microsoft Azure environments and particularly Microsoft O365 environments with a focus on the Security and Compliance centre 

  • Experience with virtualization 

  • Practical knowledge of monitoring, alerting, audit and logging systems  

  • Experience with scripting languages, particularly Windows PowerShell 

  • Experience of Cloud based solutions and security such as Azure would be advantageous 

  • Tertiary level of education in IT/Engineering 

  • A minimum of 5 years working in the IT field
  • Minimum of 2-year experience in the IT Security field 
  • Excellent knowledge of IT Infrastructure and IT Systems fields, ideally in the financial services sector 

  • Strong analytical skills and excellent communication skills both verbally and written. 

  • A strong command of the English language 

  • A great team-player