Cyber Security Specialist Job Description

Role: Cyber Security Specialist
Location: London

Job Type: Full-time; Permanent

The Role

We are looking for a Cyber Security Specialist to implement and maintain our security systems. You will be responsible for preventing unauthorized access to our data and responding to privacy breaches.

Key responsibilities:

  • Assess the cyber security risk of third-party vendors with an appropriate level of detail
  • Interface with procurement, technology risk management, business teams, application management, and third-party program management on cyber security issues
  • Identify controls to address gaps in third party vendor relationships
  • Monitor the implementation of controls
  • Design and implement Cyber Security related governance and tools
  • Act as a liaison between Cyber Security teams and third party governance processes
  • Define and create relevant metrics and reports
  • Support the creation and update of third-party-related policies.
  • Review vendor risk reports created by internal and external entities for impacts to cyber security
  • Keep up-to-date on the latest trends, methodologies, and tools related to the third party
  • Interface with industry coalitions working on third party cybersecurity issues

Person specification:

  • Experience working as a technical cyber security specialist
  • An interest in Data Science or Machine Learning would be advantageous
  • Detailed knowledge and analysis of advanced cyber-attack techniques
  • Awareness of the intelligence cycle and cyber security industry related standard analytical methodologies

Desirable skills / expertise:

  • Strong IT skills and knowledge including hardware, software and networks
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of IT systems
  • A forensic approach to challenges
  • A deep understanding of how hackers work
  • Ability to keep up with the fast pace of change in the criminal cyber-underworld

We use cookies to improve your experience on our website. By browsing this website, you agree to our use of cookies.

Sign in

Sign Up

Forgotten Password

Job Quick Search

Cart

Basket