IT Security Analyst

£40000 to £60000 per annum
04 Sep 2018
02 Oct 2018
David Powell
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Security Analyst to join a leading Genomics company based in the Cambridge area. As the Security Analyst you will be responsible for providing information security solution for the business across the UK, you will be part of the UK IT team but will report directly into the Security Manager in the US. This is a fantastic opportunity to work at the cutting edge of life sciences


Your duties as the Security Analyst will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will be the main point of contact for IT Security incident detection & response, Technical support for risk and compliance initiatives to ensure adherence

2. Document, design, deploy and maintain security systems to protect company assets and information while being compliant with applicable government & commercial security standards

3. You will continually assess the systems against potential threats and vulnerabilities using various software solutions

4. You will implement and follow standard security best practices to design & implement secure networked services


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Security Analyst we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant security certification such as CISSP or SANS

2. Proven industry experience in an enterprise environment providing IT security solutions

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with standards such as ISO 27000 Security Standards and GDPR

4. Demonstrable hands on experience with firewall technologies and intrusion solutions

Key Words: IT Security, GDPR, Security Analyst, Firewall, CISSP, SANS, Security, Cyber, ISO2700

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

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