Senior Security Analyst

Information Technology

Posted: 11/07/2017


As an Information Security Consultant you will become part of the dynamic Security Consultancy Team within Information Security. Information Security threats and risks are constantly evolving and you will have an important role in protecting the company and its customers.

The role is all about…

  • Defining appropriate security requirements and controls to mitigate identified security risks across the Bank's change initiatives.
    * Influencing the right security risk outcomes for the organisation in line with its Business risk appetite.
    * Driving compliance with Information Security Standards, as well as Legal, Regulatory and Scheme security requirements.
    * Ensuring that required controls are implemented by working closely with Design, Build and Test teams as well as Business stakeholders.
    * Assuring key controls through the coordination of 3rd party security testing.
    * Communicate security risks to stakeholders at all levels throughout the organisation.
    * Develop and build relationship with key business and technical stakeholders and central functions including Audit, Compliance and Financial Governance.
    * Performing a lead role within the team and act as a point of escalation into the Consultancy Services Manager

We need you to have…

  • A passion for IT and Security;
    * Working knowledge of fundamental IT concepts
    * Practical experience of multiple Information Security domains within a corporate environment
    * A flair for influencing, persuasion and presentation
    * Excellent communication skills and ability to influence change at very Senior Management Level
    * An ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast changing environment
    * An aptitude to quickly assimilate and understand complex changes in order to efficiently present information to identify issues and consider solutions.
    * The ability to engage a range of stakeholders to influence decisions to improve security across the company.
    * Practical experience of risk management principles and methodology.
    * Proven ability to make sound pragmatic decisions and judgements under tight timelines, within a dynamic and fast moving project environment.


  • Previous experience in leading and developing a small team
    * Professional Information Security Qualification - eg CISSP, CISM, CompTIA Security , CompTIA CASP etc
    * Experience of working within an agile project development environment.
McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.