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I.T Security Manager
We are seeking an IT Professional to work in a small and busy IT team. We require a person with a broad IT knowledgebase and strong technical skills heavily biased towards information and systems security. The company holds the ISO 270001, TISAX and CE+ certifications and so needs to maintain a high standard of information security. It will be the successful candidate's main responsibility to ensure we always meet these standards as well as to provide general IT support to our user base.
The primary focus will initially be on the main Bedford site and the satellite Leyland office but will expand to cover security requirements for our international operations.
Roles and responsibilities
" Identifying and mitigating security vulnerabilities and threats
" Working with the IT Manager and wider group to define the information security strategy
" Plan, implement and upgrade security measures, processes and controls
" Protect digital files and information systems against unauthorized access, modification or destruction.
" Maintain and monitor data integrity and security access
" Monitor and manage network, IPS, IDS and other IT security systems.
" Analyze security breaches to determine their root cause
" Recommend and install appropriate tools and countermeasures
" Work with other departments to ensure Security awareness training is being undertaken by all staff.
" Specify training requirements for IT staff and other specialist areas of the business
" Coordinate security plans with outside vendors and other security specialist within the Spectris community.
" Ensure all machines are patched with the latest security patches and Anti-Virus updates
" General IT 2nd-line and 3rd-line support, responding to user requests raised on the help desk
" Some out-of-hours work will be required when patching servers
" Management of system security in air-gapped environment
" Ensure process and system documentation are maintained and updated as required
" Mentor/Manage direct report(s)
" Act in accordance with the behaviors for Millbrook staff at all time
" Preferably certified to SSCP, CompTIA Security+, CISSP or equivalent but training will be given to the right candidate.
" Understand the requirements for CE+ and ISO27001 certification
" A good understanding of 2 factor authentication and experience of implementing
" Good working knowledge of networking including LAN/WAN/DNS/DHCP/TCPIP/VLAN
" Proven support experience of windows desktop operating systems, in particular Windows 10
" Good understanding of Windows Server operating systems, in particular Server 2012R2 onwards
" Experience of WSUS and/or other patch management solutions essential
" Understanding and proven support experience of Active Directory and Group Policies
" Firewall management. (desirable but not essential)
" Experience of end-point device control systems (desirable but not essential)
" Experience managing AV software in an enterprise (desirable but not essential)
" Microsoft Exchange management. (desirable but not essential)
" Ability to prioritise work and complete tasks to tight deadlines
" Excellent written and verbal communication skills
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