Information Security Expert
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Information Security Expert Milton Keynes, United Kingdom GB10242
Are you an expert in Information Security? If you are, then we would be interested in talking to you as we are now recruiting for this newly created position within our IT team.
Our IT department supports Kuehne and Nagel nationally and is critical in keeping our business moving. We are now looking for an Information Security Expert, a new position within our team with responsibility to provide hands on technical assistance and guidance with the design, installation and operation of IT systems to ensure they are deployed and maintained in a secure manner. Youll manage information security incidents, conduct thorough technical or forensic investigations, conduct information security testing and ensure changes are implemented in line with all security policies
Provide hands on technical assistance with the design, installation and operation of IT systems to ensure they are secure by design and remain as such Develop and maintain effective documentation, standards, guidelines, architecture diagrams, procedures, policies, work instructions and other relevant material Lead technical investigations following security incidents and breaches, preserve evidence as required Offer technical information security consulting services and training to distributed personnel who are responsible for one or more information security systems, including system administrators, field engineers and account operators Evaluate information system bug reports, security exploit reports, and other information security notices issued by information system vendors, government agencies, universities, professional associations, and other organisations, and as needed, makes recommendations to internal management to take precautionary steps Monitor all available internal reporting channels, consoles, logs, alerts and act accordingly to neutralise threats or take precautionary measures Deploy information security software, configurations, changes or administrative controls, liaising with other regional / European teams where necessary Maintain and implement new services and solutions as directed by the Information Security Manager
YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCES
Extensive experience of working in IT, if you have information security experience that would be ideal, otherwise a strong background or server and system support is essential Valid Security Clearance (SC cleared) preferable Solid understanding of ISO 27001/27002, CE+ or equivalent as well as CEH, CISSP, Security+, GIAC or equivalent information security industry certifications Strong knowledge of information security concepts and key principles, technical security tools, endpoint tools, AV, etc. and strong knowledge of firewalls, IDS, SIEM, vulnerability assessment and other tools Detailed knowledge of the Microsoft Operating Systems and key application suites Detailed knowledge of TCP/IP, routing/switching, DNS, NAT, packet tracing and other networking technologies and concepts Positive and selfmotivated with the ability to work under own initiative Excellent stakeholder and relationship building experience you will work with our customers, partners, business units, suppliers and internal teams to interpret information security policies, standards, contracts and assist with the implementation of these to the required specification.
GOOD REASON TO JOIN
In return for your commitment, we can offer you a fantastic opportunity within a team that supports and services our business and our people on a daily basis. We offer a competitive salary, 23 days holiday plus bank holidays (rising to 25 after 5 years service). In addition, we offer a contributory pension plan, private medical insurance and life assurance and our Route 2 Rewards scheme offers discounts and savings on a wide range of high street and internet goods and services.
ABOUT KUEHNE + NAGEL
With over 82,000 employees at some 1,300 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the worlds leading logistics companies.
As an employer, Kuehne + Nagel stands for equal opportunity and we are committed to diversity in our teams with regard to people with disabilities. We believe that you can make a valuable contribution to Kuehne + Nagel and look forward to receiving your application.
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