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IT Security Senior Manager

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    Information Technology

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    Information Technology

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  • Salary:

    £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + + pension, healthcare, profit share

  • Contact:

    Del Demehry

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  • Published:

    28 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Del Demehry

As one of the leaders of this function, you will be working with and advising C-suite level clients, acting as a trusted advisor on security risk, investment choices and data privacy issues. You will spearhead business development and delivery projects to drive better resilience outcomes for clients.

You may have heard this before, but this Consultancy is truly different! They drive a culture that you'll enjoy working in, that works in the best interest of their clients and wants you to have fun whilst doing so.

They want to create a real difference to their clients and people. You can expect to foster genuine and long lasting partnerships with clients where doing the right thing, succeeding together and delivering the best outcomes is at the forefront. This tailored approach means they are able to solve their most complex problems and be a true valued extension of their business.

With successful teams who have focused on transformation - strategy, operations, intelligent automation, data and people-centred change, the business is now looking to extend their capabilities into Operational Resilience / Security!

As the IT Security Senior Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Providing security consultancy support in the creation and growth of the Resilience Delivery Unit
  • Working autonomously, and as part of multi-disciplinary teams, to drive resilience outcomes for clients
  • Delivering security risk assessment and strategy workstreams into large organisations, working effectively with architects, incident responders and associated subject matter experts
  • Translating security regulations and Industry standards into practical advice to show clients how they can improve the resilience of on-premises, cloud and hybrid environments
  • Authoring content for proposals, presentations and papers
  • Advising clients on the maturity assessment of systems and processes to increase security value from tooling including, but not limited to, zero trust, SIEM, SOAR, extended detection & response services, behavioural analytics, SOC automation & tooling simplification, cloud-based security controls and DevSecOps
  • Injecting pragmatism into conversations to maximise our client's security ROI

The successful IT Security Senior Manager / Consultant will need demonstrate the following:

  • Breadth of experience equivalent to 8-10 years in security advisory roles
  • Be passionate about security, able to story tell hybrid and cloud security transformation, data privacy, identity, risk and audit topics in the context of improving resilience outcomes
  • Show expertise of translating threat information and attack scenario modelling into risk assessment and the modification of security controls in large transformation programmes
  • Demonstrate depth of experience in maturity assessment and risk advisory services, especially helping clients improve security ROI from next-generation SOC tooling, cloud and hybrid security models
  • Be comfortable working with C-suite decision-makers to make the case for investment
  • Work as glue between architects, incident handling and CISO stakeholders to measure the efficacy of existing solutions, identify gaps, assess maturity and recommend action to transform security postures
  • Possess certifications including CISSP, CISM, CISMP, SSCP, CISA or CompTIA Security+
  • Be familiar with Microsoft and AWS cloud security portfolios
  • Be knowledgeable of security technical standards and wider approaches & frameworks including PCI-DSS, NIST, CAF, ISO/IEC 27001, MITRE etc.

£80,000 - £100,000 + benefits

EA First Ltd are acting as an Employment Agency for this permanent vacancy.