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Cyber Security Officer

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Recruiter: Blinx Technology Limited
Listed on: 4th October
Location: London
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent
Start Date: Immediate

Cyber Security Officer

Contract type:  Permanent 
Reporting to: Head of Risk  

At Blinx Technology, our mission is to be the ultimate technology partner for privately owned, global businesses: Implicitly trusted to deliver secure and efficient IT operations coupled with business advancement through the proficient adoption of new and innovative technologies.  

We service a number of international private businesses within shipping, real estate, energy, banking and investments, and our team are based across New York and London.   

Key Responsibilities  

  • In this hands-on and operational role, you will draw on your technical and domain expertise to be the trusted SME in cyber security and operations  
  • Work with the Head of Risk to implement proactive and skilled end-to-end management and coordination of cyber security incidents 
  • Work with the Head of Risk and collaborating with the IT pillars, to deliver roadmaps for effective risk management 
  • Prepare and present post-incident reports to the senior leadership team to convey impact, origin, root cause, and remediation 
  • Understand the current threat landscape and attacks which may be relevant and take appropriate action to mitigate threats and remediate vulnerabilities 
  • Manage the deployment and ongoing review of our technical security solutions in line with the strategy, such as SIEM, EDR, network and email security 
  • Embed excellent cyber security behaviours to staff at all levels in both IT and the business teams 
  • Ensure that all systems - new and existing - maintain security and compliance 
  • Monitor compliance with specific regulations relevant to the business, using the services of and in conjunction with our security partners 
  • Manage the demand for centrally provided information security and IT risk services  
  • Ensure that cyber security and IT risks are properly identified, recorded and managed for the portfolio of businesses 
  • Ensure that security and risk controls (technical and non-technical) are embedded in the right places and able to be monitored and measured 
  • Assess third parties for adherence to our security requirements 

 Your Professional Experience and Skills: 

  • Understanding and strong technical proficiency in the following / similar tools: 
  • EDR e.g., Ensilo or Sentinelone 
  • Network monitoring solutions - e.g., Darktrace 
  • SIEM - e.g., Qradar 
  • Email security e.g., Mimecast, MS ATP 
  • Microsoft security configuration 
  • Strong working knowledge and experience in the management of complex cyber incidents 
  • Demonstrated successful track record of technical and non-technical problem solving 
  • Strong working knowledge of security management principles procedures and standards, including vulnerability management, event management, application security, identity management, incident response. 
  • Demonstrated expertise in delivering proactive Incident Response work to strengthen our client's response maturity  
  • Proven track record in applying information security and IT operational risk to real-world business problems 
  • Experience in developing and applying a formal risk assessment process 
  • Successful track record in dealing with a broad set of activities across a broad stakeholder group whilst managing ambiguity well 
  • Logical thinker with a strong analytical background and good attention to detail 
  • Effective verbal, written and interpersonal skills. Ability to speak to both technical and non-technical stakeholders, and prepare written reporting and presentational content with level-appropriate messaging up to executive level 
  • Is strategic, systematic and can work well under pressure 


  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent 
  • External accreditation in both security and risk e.g., CISM, CISSP (preferred), CISA, CRISC in risk, especially in the absence of relevant degree certification (computer science, cyber security etc)  
  • A minimum of 7 years' experience working in the field of Cyber Security and Risk 

Contact Name: Caroline Murray
Reference: TJ/9622/Cyber Security
Job ID: 2859137

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