Information Security Lead – SC Cleared

Posted 10 August 2023
Salary Competitive
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCyber Security
Contact NameAlannah McIntyre
Remote working Hybrid/Flexible

Job description

Information Security Lead – SC Cleared
South West England – Hybrid
Current active SC Clearance is required for this role **
Up to £75K

My client, a leading organization in the cybersecurity sector is looking for a SC Cleared Information Security Lead (Cybersecurity Manager, SecOps Team Lead)

What you will do
• Actively lead in helping define security strategy for classified projects
• Technical authority on a wide range of current IT Security controls and products for classified networks and activates
• Primary SME for Information Security in respect to classified networks
• Ownership of all security and service incidents through to resolution/remediation
• Work with Information Security Operations Lead in resolving priority security and service incidents were necessary.

• Significant experience of UK Government Security frameworks/regulations, such as:
• Cabinet Office Security Policy Framework;
• Joint Service Publication 440/441/490;
• Information Assurance Standards;
• Approved security products and build standards;
• Cabinet Office Security Policy Framework
• Working knowledge and experience in developing and reporting performance and risk metrics (e.g., KPIs/KRIs - Status Reporting and Dashboard for senior management)
• Working knowledge and experience in leading and performing data security, data privacy discussions, reviews, and IT/security audits
• Data security or security architecture and engineering experience
• Previous security experience with cloud security environments
• Demonstrated ability to work within matrixed resources in a team environment.
• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills as well as interpersonal skills to interact with users, team members and senior management
• Progressive experience with increasing responsibilities within Information Security Dept. (e.g., Cyber SecOps, Security Architecture & Engineering, and/or Data Security/Forensic Analysis)