IT Security Consultant - Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom,

An IT Security Officer is required for our client based in Sheffield, for an initial 3 month contract.

Our client is looking for a Security Officer who can support the information governance team with more technical knowledge of IT security. The role is likely to include the following:

  • Working to ensure the client has appropriate and effective IT security policies in place
  • Providing expert advice and assurance of proposed new IT procurements or developments
  • Working to provide advice and develop remedial plans for compliance regimes for such as the PSN, NHS Data toolkit, PCI-DSS
  • Providing security advice around end users devices and assessing risks around home working
  • Accessing and managing IT security risks that appear on the corporate risk register
  • Investigation or information security/data protection incidents
  • Working with other IT teams (network and infrastructure) to provide IT security assurance
  • Working with a 3rd party provider to co-ordinate Penetration testing
  • Input in the development of remedial action plans resulting from Audits or recommendations following security incidents
  • Our client is currently undergoing a migration to O365 and Azure - some knowledge of security within O365 and Azure would be useful
  • An appropriate IT security certification e.g. CISSP or CISM highly desirable

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