Cybersecurity Lead

Cybersecurity Lead, West London, £65-70K + 20% Bonus + Bens.

You should have a strong background in Cybersecurity with experience of NIST Cybersecurity Framework, Google Workspace and ideally have one or more security qualifications and memberships.

You will have implemented and managed the CIS Benchmarks for CIS Amazon Web Services.



The role:

, Take ownership of existing cybersecurity systems and assess, configure, improve and manage them in line with the changing environment and requirements.

Including procedure creation and training handovers (where necessary).
, Configure for continuous improvement of the data leakage prevention, vulnerability management, anti-malware, patching, context-aware, and single sign-on initiatives aligning to ISMS policy.
, Lead Cybersecurity projects - define, roadmap, implement and regularly report the status, blockers, successes and failures along the timeline of the projects.
, Research and author a set of security reference architecture documents for the secure development of new products and services.

Communicate to and work with the Product Engineering and DevOps Teams to uphold the reference requirements.
, Perform vulnerability, endpoint, and configuration management scans - assess, communicate and manage the results through to remediation.

Maintaining the usability and effectiveness of these systems at all times.
, Lead annual and ad-hoc third-party penetration testing engagements - support the Product Engineering Team to review and communicate weaknesses and vulnerabilities leading to remediation and reporting.
, Review and lead on security incident response management and procedures, including evaluating and reporting on the business impact of security threat trends.
, Actively monitor multiple systems, services, and incident reports to separate the signals from the noise.

Build a business case for automated or manned 24/7 SOC with third-party and/or off-shore assistance.
, Perform threat modelling and document the risks and mitigations, systems, and controls.
, Work with the Information Security Officer to document key security non-conformities leading to improved security configuration controls, resilience, and maintenance procedures.
, Assist in the management and update of information security policy (ISMS) where it relates to new standards, best practices, compliance and regulatory requirements in cybersecurity.
, Play an active role in risk management, working with the risk and compliance articulate and assist in documenting cybersecurity risks on the enterprise risk register.
, Use your technical expertise and experience to input into the Company Information Security Strategy.

Your background:

, You have experience working as part of an information security team in a commercial environment and are educated to degree level (computer science-related field).


, You have an in-depth technical knowledge of various systems and services across IT and security and are able to pick up and run with new systems very easily.
, You have practical hands-on experience working with AWS but also with DevOps and IT Teams in implementing security systems, controls, and monitoring and managing security alerts.
, You have practical experience in administering, monitoring, and reporting on system and networking controls; firewalls, IPS, endpoint protection, IAM, DLP, CASB, web filtering, MFA, WAF, SACLs, SIEM, log stores, cloud storage, remote access/VPN.
, You have experience in configuring, managing and reporting against multiple disparate systems and have also brought them together under one SIEM as part of an information security strategy.

This Cybersecurity Lead role is a hybrid position based in West London and pays c£65-70K base + 20% Bonus, 25 days holiday + 1 extra on your Birthday, annual personal development budget.




  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £65000 - £70000 per annum + + 20% Bonus + Bens
  • Location: West London, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: IT
  • Recruiter: Definitive
  • Contact: Mark Revan
  • Tel: 01895 457 455
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2022-06-09 11:39:03 -

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