IT Security Specialist

£50,000 | Leeds | Permanent


Posted +1 month ago


Position: IT Security Specialist
IQ Tech are currently hiring for an experienced IT Security Specialist to join our client, a well-established organisation based in West Yorkshire looking to pay up to £45,000 | £50,000 PA, plus additional benefits.

Overall requirement:

Working with the IT Security team to provide, advice and guidance on IT security across a multi-region infrastructure consisting of 7000+ staff and 90+ sites. You will be responsible for all aspects of the IT Security environment and its components. This includes specifying, designing and implementing enterprise-wide solutions.

Key responsibilities

-Comprehensive experience including in-depth knowledge within a security analyst role supporting global sites and regions.

-Excellent understanding of security testing principles, including experience of penetration testing, identifying, resolving and reporting risks, Security Auditing, Forensics & Security architecture.

-Project ownership, from specification through solution selection, deployment and ongoing management.

-Experience of document creation, such as the creation of reports or procedures or technical documentation.

-Experience of carrying out risk reviews, technology audits or other similar work.

-Technical security experience with the following - Microsoft core OS; Networking (WAN, LAN & Wifi); Security operations.

-A good understanding of normal network infrastructure such as VPNs, firewalls, switches, routers, LANs etc.

-Maintaining and improving a Cyber Essentials Plus Security Standard.

-Co-ordinate, measure and report on the technical aspects of security management.

-Propose changes to existing policies and procedures to ensure operating efficiency and regulatory compliance.

If you are interested in hearing more details about this role, please apply via the advert for consideration: | 01423 878 685

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.