Information Security Officer

Information Security Officer

£400 - £500 per day, Benefits: Fully Remote

Senior Information Security Officer
Fast growing FinTech / Tech Scale Up seeking to expand their security team and urgently require a contractor Senior Information Security Officer.
An exciting role with huge scope
What you’ll be doing day to day:

  • Leading the development and maintenance of the Information Security Policy Framework in line with risk appetites, relevant legislation and industry standards
  • Maintaining compliance with our security certification and accreditations (ISO27001, SOC1, SOC2), and managing audit activities in assessment of control design and effectiveness
  • Conducting Information Security risk assessments across the technology stack and physical locations, and participating in the end-to-end Risk Management process
  • Providing InfoSec advice and guidance when responding to legal and compliance requirements and new initiatives  
  • Maintaining a good understanding of the existing and emerging threat landscape
  • Leading the response to Security Incidents and Vulnerabilities 
  • Leading the assessment and completion of Information Security questionnaires and InfoSec diligence activities for existing customers and new prospects 
  • Working closely across the organisation to ensure compliance with security policies and the promotion of a strong Information Security culture

We’d love to hear from you if you have the following,

  • 5+ years of experience in Information Security in an equivalent role
  • Relevant industry certifications such as CISSP, CISM, CRISC, etc.
  • Experience with maintenance of an established ISMS and retention of security accreditations such as ISO27001, SOC1 and SOC2
  • Experience with Information Security Risk and Incident Management
  • Experience with managing Information Security assessments from 3rd parties and conducting similar on service providers/vendors

Bonus points if you have any of these:

  • Experience in the Financial Services or other similarly regulated industry
  • Experience with cloud computing & DevOps environments, container based technologies and associated controls and standards
  • Experience with security tools such as vulnerability scanners, web content filters, intrusion detection, SIEM, etc.
  • Knowledge of  JIRA and Confluence

4 month contract
Fully Remote
Start ASAP
Inside IR35 

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