Our IT Security team sits within our Milton Park office in Abingdon. When you join this small, dedicated team you will report directly into the Senior Information Security Manager and receive mentoring from the Head of Information Security. The team covers a range of areas within IT and security including operational IT security, incident management and support, and proactive support of all users by educating and providing advice around IT security issues.
This role is a full-time permanent role and can be based from either our Milton Park office or our office at Liverpool. We are also offering a flexible working package with both office and homeworking included.
What will this role involve?
Working as an integral member of our busy team you will be responsible for supporting operational security processes, audit and incident management, with opportunity to develop your responsibilities into further areas of IT security within Amey.
Typical duties will include:
Analysing security data and providing insights and recommendations.
Ensuring that all security metrics are kept up to date.
Working with wider IT teams to improve security processes.
Supporting the Amey bid team by completing security assurance questionnaires.
Supporting Amey’s vendor and supplier security compliance review processes.
Delivering face-to-face security awareness sessions across the UK and online.
Assisting with policy creation and updates.
Providing incident management support for P1 and P2 incidents including conducting root cause analysis and lessons learnt sessions.
Supporting the process of responding to reported phishing emails as needed.
Providing Information Security assessments of new IT projects.
Supporting the risk management process and maintenance of the risk register.
Helping the IT architecture teams to develop the security standards that support the strategy
What are we looking for?
We treat people as individuals. We want a range of abilities, from practicality and problem solving to precision and creativity. That goes for diversity too. We want a workforce as diverse as the communities we serve and value the experience that you bring to our business. As an Information Security professional, you should have a passion for technology and IT, with sound technical knowledge and a least 1 year of relevant experience in a similar role.
A Security Qualification such as CISM, CISA, ISO27001 Lead Auditor/Implementer.
A strong background working in IT Security and Governance.
Good understanding of relevant information security standards and practices.
Proven track record delivering work to tight deadlines in multiple work-streams/services.
Good interpersonal skills, influencing and communicating.
Knowledge of IT Business Continuity Planning and execution.
Ability to juggle multiple tasks.
Knowledge of GDPR compliance.
Experience of ISO27001 certification process and audits.
Experience of maintaining and managing an ISMS.
CompTIA Security+ or CEH.
Relevant Degree in computing or cyber security.
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
Excellent communication and listening skills
Positive attitude and approach to work
Able to work well with a team and also independently
We’re all originals here and our individuality is an asset. We have unique backgrounds and personalities, which means we all bring different ideas to the table. But we do have one thing in common: we all take personal pride in our public service. With every drop of water and spark of electricity we supply, with every bolt we tighten and with every guiding golden nugget of advice, we better manage the services that we all use and rely on every day, ensuring every household in Britain benefits from our work.
Amey is one of the top five support services suppliers in the UK. We employ 16,000 people, have a turnover of £2.1bn and a strong forward order-book. Every household in Britain benefits from the work we do. We maintain the UK’s road and rail infrastructure, keep schools safe and clean, manage the UK’s defence estate, safely escort prisoners and keep prisons and courts secure. We also collect and process waste, as well as deliver utilities services. All of this is underpinned by our leading consulting capabilities which uses engineering design and data analytics to better manage the services we all use and rely on
As one of us, you can really be you because your individuality is an asset. You’re surrounded by a team of people who want you to grow and embrace new challenges. People who care about your job satisfaction as well as your wellbeing. There’ll be experiences as original as you are, in a career that can feel like many rolled into one. You’ll be stretched but always supported. Whether it’s working on the biggest bridge in the country, learning to get to grips with the latest technology, or just working with a great group of people every day, you’ll find what gets you out of bed in the morning at Amey.