Information Security Manager / Lead Cyber Security Specialist

  • Commercial
  • London

Information Security Manager / Lead Cyber Security Specialist London / remote working If you are a leader in IT/Cyber and Information security and want to play a lead and key role in creating and implementing security policies and frameworks then this is a great opportunity to grow your career and help the launch of a new innovative Challenger Bank. This role will involve working very closely with the CTO to minimise information security exposure and to help develop and lead a high performing team of security experts across partners from the ground up. The Information Security Manager will be: Setting and maintaining the Information Security policy of the Bank. Setting and maintaining the Information Security framework.

Managing adherence to the applicable Technology Security standards Provide security expertise to inform and direct security architecture and design. Manage security monitoring capabilities, including security and forensic services, threat and vulnerability. Experience Required: Strong commercial experience in a security leadership position managing IT security in a multi-partner, on/offshore banking or financial services environment covering both IT operations and IT Change, preferably gained in more than one organisation. Acknowledged leader in IT security expertise with track record of delivering change and large information security and compliance programs across large multinational organisations.

Knowledge of the legal and regulatory environment within which financial organisations operate (e. g. FCA, PRA). Proven successful implementation of NIST / Cyber Essentials / ISO27001 compliance implementation, either as part of or leading an implementation programme.

Experience working with managed technology partners to provide effective Information security and compliance policies/guidelines that have delivered a positive step change in security compliance. Knowledge of NIST framework Knowledge of PCI implementation, either as part of or leading a PCI programme. Strong technical background with strong knowledge of Cloud Infrastructure and technology Certified Security Professional (CISSP, CISM, CISA) desirable but is not essential Whilst the role will be based out of a new central London office interviews and onboarding will be conducted remotely and longer term the role will continue to offer a high degree of remote and flexible working with a requirement to be in the office 1-2 days every 2 weeks. Ignite Digital Talent are committed to equal opportunities, and welcome job applications from all who are qualified and eligible to work in the UK, regardless of colour, ethnic or national origin, race, gender, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, religious or political beliefs, marital status or family circumstances.

Tagged as: Reed Sec. Mgr.


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