Security Analyst

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Security Analyst



€70,000-€90,000 Depending on experience. We will look at mid-level and Senior candidates

Ref: E3053NB

Job Description

Mu Dublin based client is looking for an Security Analyst to join their expanding team. Excellent package on offer

Job Responsibilities 

  • Serve as a primary security contact during the planning, analysis and design phases of projects.
  • Provide IT security technology and process guidance for enterprise architects and the business.
  • Monitor ongoing projects to verify that security components are built and deployed as originally designed.  Assist in reviewing compliance to reference security architecture and industry standards, internal policies and procedures.
  • Improve the security posture of business systems by planning and designing the delivery of security within the solutions.  Evaluate security at all levels including network (firewalls, routers, etc.), server (mid-range, mainframe, virtual, appliance, etc.), OS (Windows, Linux, OSX, iOS, Android, etc.), application server (WebLogic, JBoss, WebSphere, etc.), application (Java, JSP, .NET, etc.), data store (Directory and database), authentication mechanisms, authorisation procedures, auditing/logging, and user administration and access control.
  • Consult on security considerations based on system delivery models including internally hosted, cloud hosted, cloud managed, mobile, etc.
  • Research emerging threats, vulnerabilities, and security practices/standards to maintain professional relevance and assist during the response to security incidents affecting or potentially affecting the organization.
  • Solid understanding of IT Governance principles, Information Security risks and controls, IT general controls, IT processes and infrastructure.
  • Assists in the definition and implementation of IS standards at the business level to ensure that procedures and practices comply with standards.
  • Exercise oversight to the IS program within the business, including programs, policies, and related reporting.
  • Enforces compliance; demonstrates extensive understanding of IS standards and best practices across multiple disciplines.
  • Provide general IS consulting services including interpretation and/or clarification.
  • Working knowledge of the technology aspects of security.
  • Systems architecture, design and operational experience.
  • Practical experience in the Information Security Architecture field, with emphasis on application security and security in design/development.
  • Experience of ‘Privacy by Design’ methodologies.
  • Strong understanding of security architecture best practices, standards and frameworks.
  • Define and provide pragmatic security guidance and architectures that balance business benefit and risk.
  • Collaboratively define security configuration standards.
  • Develop appropriate risk treatment and mitigation options to address security risks identified during architecture reviews.
  • Translate technical vulnerabilities into business risk terminology and recommend corrective actions.
  • Experience providing and validating security requirements related to information system design and implementation.
  • Experience providing and validating security requirements related to a broad range of operating systems, applications, databases and infrastructures.
  • Experience conducting risk assessments, vulnerability assessments, vendor and third party risk assessments and recommending risk remediation strategies“1

How to Apply

If you are interested in this role, then please Apply along with your updated CV and I will be in touch with you to discuss your application in more detail, otherwise feel free to connect with me by whichever medium you are most comfortable with be that Linkedin, Email or Telephone. Remember we have limited our site to a maximum of 200 Jobs so if this Role is not a 100% match to your requirements please be sure to connect with us as we will most likely have another role which you may find more suitable.

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