Information Security Officer

£42,792 yearly
  • University of Bedfordshire
  • Luton, UK
  • 23 Nov, 2020
Full time Professional Services

Job Description

Job reference BEDS1731

Application closing date 23/11/2020

Location Luton

Salary £42,792 per annum

Contract Full time, Permanent

Job category/type Professional services

Job information

The University of Bedfordshire is an ambitious, dynamic institution with a mission to transform lives and communities for the better. Technology has an important role to play, and the University ICT department is a great place to work and be part of a friendly, focused, forward-looking team in an environment where the technical professional is valued and can flourish.

The University is looking to recruit a cyber-security specialist to act as a point of expertise and coordination for managing cyber-security at the University. This will include developing and maintaining a University ISMS (Information Security Management System), organising the activities of the University CSIRT group, administering the University SIEM system and other technical security applications, vulnerability management, assessment and mitigation, security incident management and information security related policy and compliance activities. It will also involve security related project management, risk register and information asset maintenance and formulating and agreeing information security standards for both project and operational activities within the department and across the organisation.

The post holder will have substantial knowledge and experience around both the technical and governance elements of information security management and will be self-motivated and committed to achieving a high level of information security maturity within the University.

Interviews will be held on 8 December 2020

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Due to the Home Office and UK Visas & Immigration requirements on immigration and Right to Work in the UK, the University of Bedfordshire can only accept job applications from Non EEA applicants who hold a current Tier 1 or Tier 2 (in country) visa and their status allows them to work and reside in the UK with no restrictions.

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and values the diversity of all its workforce and student population.