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Information Security Lead - Luton - Up to £60,000

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    Luton, Bedfordshire

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    Information Security

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    £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 20% bonus & benefits

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    Vikki Bayfield

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    over 1 year ago

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Information Security Lead - Luton - Up to £60,000 + 20% bonus & benefits

Our client a global e-commerce organisation who operate in over 180 countries and had a revenue over 20 Billion EUR last year, are actively seeking an Information Security Lead to join their expanding Information Security team based in Luton.

The Information Security Lead will focus on project information security risk assurance and will manage risk as projects move through a formal project lifecycle.

Essential Skills:

  • Experience performing information security governance of projects in a formal project lifecycle
  • Experience performing privacy impact assessments
  • CISSP or equivalent qualifications
  • Experience managing penetration testing engagements using 3rd Parties
  • Experience of Prince2 methodologies
  • Effective communication, influence and stakeholder management skills
  • Ideally experience with PCI DSS in a large retail organisation


  • As an Information Security Lead your role will be to offer assurance to the entire systems lifecycle process; giving a risk based approach to information security process working within the NIST framework.
  • This role will be responsible for the general management of Information Security Systems Assurance, ensuring all new and existing systems and solutions are secured appropriately.
  • Design, plan, implement, discover and remediate against NIST, ITGC (IT General Controls) and local source market requirements.
  • Responsible for vulnerability testing, managing security platforms (AV. IDS/IPS, Firewall process/change, Network Access Control, vulnerability remediation, etc) and the process to embed these into the IT operational functions and processes already in place.
  • Build management processes, engage stakeholders and continuously mature it into a BAU process
  • The role will continually be performing BIA, risk based assessments and privacy impact assessments in order to determine treatment and action for the project/information security.
  • Your ultimate responsibility will be to mature, advise and assure the Head of Services of the security processes required to apply to the operational IT stack.
  • This role will ensure that we are capturing risks and actions and seeing them through to conclusion.
  • There will be global liaison and visibility required as part of this role.

If this Information Security Lead role is of interest, then please apply with an up to date CV.

Information Security Lead - Luton - Up to £60,000 + 20% bonus & benefits