Systems Security Manager


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Systems Security Manager
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Salary Details
£55,000 - £65,000
Start Date
Key Skills
cyber security, physical infrastructure, information architecture standards, ethical hacking, mainstream computing hardware/storage and back-up platforms, operating systems, databases...
Pension, 35hr week, 25 days' holiday, 5 charity days
Will Davies
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Job description

Systems Security Manager – c.£55,000 - £65,000 per annum + benefits
Education/Charity Sector

Our client is a leading name in the Education sector, providing examination services to millions of people throughout the UK and internationally – there’s a very strong chance that you or your family have used their services! We are seeking a Systems Security Manager (SysSec Manager) who will play a pivotal part in a 4 year, £40million Digital Transformation Programme

Key Knowledge Areas
Cyber Security
Security hardening
Penetration testing
Ethical hacking
Threat control solutions
Physical infrastructure and cloud platforms
Network and System monitoring
Information Architecture
Storage and Back-up

Role Overview
The successful Systems Security Manager will report to the Head of Security and Risk, whilst working closely alongside the InfoSec Manager, Network Security and the Configuration, Change and Release Manager.

You will play an integral role in developing, promoting and embedding a reliable and strong IT security, information security, business continuity and data protection management scheme to the highest standards. You will be responsible for technical security audits and reviews, as well as providing technical expertise, advice, support and governance on systems security matters to colleagues and senior management.

Some travel will be required, with the technology teams based in both Guildford and Manchester.

This role may suit someone who has held the following roles: Information Security System Manager (ISSM), Information Security Architect (ISA), System Security Manager, IT Security Manager, Information Security Manager

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