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IT Security Officer

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Uckfield, East Sussex
Salary: £25,000
Start Date: ASAP
REF: ASH17699CP_1557914880
Contact Name: Christian Patton
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 days ago

My client is a well-established and leading firm with over 40 sites around the world. The Global Head of IT Security is in need of additional support to help him manage, implement and support the IT security at each site. Please note - a reasonable amount of international travel will be required in this position.

Although this is an IT Security role, to be considered for this position you MUST have a technical support background with some experience of Active Directory, Group Policies and network switches & routers.

Core responsibilities for this position will include:
- Penetration testing (PEN Testing)
- Risk & compliance assessments
- Cyber security
- Annual security audits
- ISO27001 & GDPR knowledge

You will be working closely with managers, team leaders & suppliers to implement & manage IT security policies and procedures, identify vulnerabilities, and deal with any security beaches.

This is an exciting position that will see you firmly rooted in IT security, cyber security and penetration testing. With plans to further grow the IT Security team you will be at the forefront with plenty of opportunities to move into a senior position as your training & experience grows.

If you are an experienced IT Support Analyst with solid Active Directory, Group Policies & networking skills + some IT security / cyber security / PEN testing experience please send me your CV immediately. Please state reference ASH17699CP in the subject line.

Job Title: IT Security Officer
Technical Background: Active Directory, Group Policies, network switches / routers
Security Experience: Penetration testing, network security, cyber security, risk & compliance assessments
Location: Uckfield, East Sussex
Salary: £25,000 + 2 annual bonuses & 5% pension
SPECIAL NOTES: MUST have full UK driving licence, MUST be able to travel internationally on a frequent basis

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