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Head of Information Security

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Recruiter: Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd
Listed on: 12th October
Location: London
Type: Permanent
Start Date: asap

Head of Information Security

Information Security professional required to facilitate enterprise-scale organizations in delivering secure IT systems for this burgeoning Fintech organisation

Responsibilities for the role include:

Co-ordination of all ISMS and all associated documentation and materials to manage the Information Security audit and certification process (e.g. ISO-27001)

Providing governance within our ISMS to ensure compliance, including:

managing various Information Security projects and initiatives

ownership of our Information Security risk management processes

providing relevant MI to senior management and report regularly about ongoing security efforts and initiatives

working across the business to identify areas for continuous improvement and any compliance concerns

Day to day line management of a small team of Information Security specialists.

Management and timely execution of all day to day security procedures (security incident management, information transfer etc) allowing the business to operate efficiently in a secure manner.Providing assurance to the security architecture and design patterns for all IT and Cloud systems deployed and used by the client.Providing subject matter expertise and a point of escalation for any requests for information from parties who have an interest in our ISMS.Manage our supplier assurance process, including pre and post-contract assessment of suppliers.

Successful candidates will have the following:

An industry recognised certification such as CISA, CISM, CISSP, or, for exceptional candidate, is working towards one of these certifications.

Experience in helping organizations achieve and maintain ISO-27001 accreditation.

Demonstrated capability at maintaining relationships with senior stakeholders (internal and client), explaining security concepts and taking a pragmatic but robust approach to security risk management.

Experience managing multiple projects simultaneously and is comfortable with regular context-switching.

Experience growing and maintaining a security team, mentoring, and focusing on career development.

A pragmatic approach to security and compliance.

Experience in providing Infosec assurance to technical teams implementing:

company and BOYD device security

cloud computing platform security

supplier provided SaaS systems

application security and the SDLC for proprietary/bespoke software product development

monitoring systems and procedures to ensure compliance in a cloud-based environment.

Contact Name: Neil Thompson
Reference: TJ/711/NT/RISE/HEADOF_1602522787
Job ID: 2861733

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