IT Security Analyst

IT Security Analyst

Job Title: IT Security Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Christchurch, Dorset
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896128_1565004813
Contact Name: Anna Bonczchowska
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 05, 2019 12:33

Job Description

My client, a global technology and services innovator, respected for providing solutions to the most challenging problems, is looking for an IT Security Analyst. The successful candidate will co-ordinate software compliance activities, ensuring full compliance with software licencing arrangements, and support wider information security compliance arrangements.

About the Role:
*Liaise with Business Unit IT leads to confirm the range of software deployed within the infrastructure, its build and patch status, and licence status
*Use Snow Software Asset Manager to evaluate and either confirm the information provided or undertake gap analysis
*Establish the overall software licence requirement and compile the Microsoft 'True Up'
*Conduct software configuration management and provide reports describing the deployment of software usage throughout the global infrastructure
*Report progress and compliance against licence terms and conditions to senior management
*Other software compliance duties as required by the Director of Compliance.
*Assess security compliance in respect of commercial terms, legislation, standards and guidelines
*Undertake risk analysis, gap analysis and maintain Systems Security Plans
*Conduct reviews and undertake gap analyses
*Track and report security compliance to internal and external stakeholders
*Support development of Risk Managed Accreditation Document Sets, Security Operating Procedures, Security Management Plans and Cyber Improvement Plans
*Liaise with Supply Chain and compile responses to external cybersecurity surveys
*Other security compliance duties as required by the Compliance Director.

You will have the following experience:
Experience in the IT industry covering:
*Snow Software Asset Manager
*Configuration control
*End user licencing agreements
*Microsoft True Up
*Audit and/or quality assurance
*IT security management using an ITIL approach
*Systems engineering, including: Infrastructure; networking; servers and end-point devices; storage; Email; SharePoints; software, including operating systems, applications and database management systems; virtualisation; security enforcing functions or cloud storage.

Knowledge and exposure to at least some of the following:
*NIST-800-171 or ISO27001
*MoD ISNs, Cyber Essential or Def-Stan 05/138
*Export control
*System Security Plans, Risk Managed Accreditation Document Sets, Cyber Improvement Plans and Security Operating Procedures
*Bid preparation, project lifecycle management, IT service delivery or supply chains.
*Audit or quality assurance.

IT Security Analyst
Base: Christchurch
Salary: Competitive + benefits

The role will require all employees to achieve and maintain SC security clearance or above without restrictions that will inhibit the individual's ability to fulfil the requirements of the role. Your eligibility for the appropriate level of security clearance may be discussed with you during the recruitment process. Any existing clearance holders may be able to transfer clearance (subject to approval).

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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