Information Security Analyst
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Full Time
Closes 14/10/20
Full Time
Closes 14/10/20
Who we are looking for
An Information Security Analyst to focus on the technical side of IT Security working alongside all other teams to ensure IT systems are built and operated in a secure manner.

The Information Security team deal with the technical side of system design, data security and functional audit. The objective is to ensure that systems and services are built with ‘Privacy and Security by design’. You will work with the governance and compliance functions to provide audit capabilities and confirm data is being used within the bounds of regulatory requirements.

The team comprises of graduates to time served engineers with backgrounds as sys-admin, networks, service operation as well as security. We use first-class, enterprise-level tools to identify threats to the systems as well as in house developed scripts and internet research.

Day to day work is fast paced and dynamic as we react to a changing landscape, both from business priority change and threat landscape.
Preferred skills and experience
Understanding of Network Infrastructure and Network Engineering topics.
Experience in a technical support or operations environment.
Understanding of industry standard Information Security practices.
Awareness of PCI DSS current version.
Excellent communication and documentation skills with high attention to detail.
Excellent organisational skills and ability to work to deadlines.
Pragmatic approach to the administration of governance and risk.
Committed, flexible and can do attitude towards work.
Understanding of the general principles, practices and technologies of Information/Digital Security.
Understanding of technology functions as they relate to Information Security, including the development of technical standards and procedures.
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Main Responsibilities
Undertaking vulnerability and controlling penetration testing.
Undertaking security related investigations.
Overseeing the daily security operational processes and acting as an escalation point where necessary.
Responding to, and reporting on, system alerts from various monitoring technologies.
Developing a thorough understanding of the business and supporting junior members of the team.
Liaising with the business to ensure that Information Security requirements within each of the different jurisdictions in which we operate are complied with.
Creating technical documentation.
Taking an active role in audits as necessary.
Understanding the developments in security technologies and their applications.
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The benefits of working with us
Bonus Schemes
Recognition for your performance and hard work.
Company Pension
Preparing you for later life with a top pension.
Eye Care
In a digital world, we help take care of your vision.
Income Protection
Your income is protected, just in case.
Life Assurance
Peace of mind for your family in any eventuality.
Life Event Gifts
Your big occasions deserve to be celebrated.
Tax Free Childcare Scheme
A bit extra in your pocket to help with your little ones.
Long Service Awards
A thank you for your dedication and loyalty.
Hillside (Technology) Ltd opened our North West office in 2016 in the heart of Manchester’s buzzing city centre. In recent years the city has become a hub of technology and creative industries.
Our location
  • Often described as the UK’s second city, living costs in Manchester are around 30% cheaper than London.
  • Our office has plenty of public transport nearby, including trains operating around the country and the Metrolink.
  • Manchester is passionate about sport and has two Premier League football teams.
  • Full of fantastic restaurants and shops, from Spinningfields to the Northern Quarter, there is lots to see and do.
What we get up to
Our Manchester office is home to part of Hillside (Technology) Ltd's Software Development family as well as additional technology units. We work closely with our other Technology sites in Stoke-on-Trent and Bulgaria to deliver our first class product.
Some location benefits
Nearby Restaurants and Shops
Tea and Coffee Service
Great Commuter Links
City Centre Location
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