Security Analyst

  • SSE Plc
  • United Kingdom, ENG
  • Oct 8, 2021
Technology Full Time - Continuing

Job Description:

Base Location: Reading or Havant

Salary:£32,851 - £43,385 (SS06) - dependant on experience and qualifications + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | Flexible working options available

What is the Role?

1. Complete control testing of the scheduled repeatable control assessments

2. Assists development of the business, information and control assessment artefacts that constitute the Cyber Security Risk Management framework.

3. Supporting Cyber Security control, process and document maintenance, including continuous improvements to increase security service effectiveness

4. Contributes to the development and maintenance of the information security management system (ISMS).

5. Assist Security Analysts and Senior Security Analysts to drive enterprise adoption and benefits realisation of security performance measures.

What do I need?

To be considered for this role, we would love you to have:

1. A bachelor's or master's degree in computer science, information systems or other related field; or equivalent work experience.

2. Team-oriented interpersonal skills, with the ability to interface effectively with a broad range of people and roles, including vendors and IT and business personnel.

3. Demonstrable written and verbal communication skills.

4. An appetite to learn and drive change in an ever evolving business

5. Potential leadership abilities, with the capability to develop and guide business, information technology and information security team members

About our Business

SSE IT underpins the technology needs of all the different businesses that make up the SSE group. From emerging technologies to data and analytics to cyber security - we power SSE's growth and enable it to generate value, while keeping it secure. As a trusted business partner that helps SSE lead in a low carbon world, we are proud of our service. Working for SSE IT is all about equipping SSE for now and the future.

Life at SSE

If you're considering a career with us, you're probably wondering what's in it for you? From health and wellness to finances and family, we're proud of our benefits package which includes 34 days holiday (plus the option to buy additional days), enhanced maternity and paternity leave, discounted healthcare and a wide range of offers via our SSE Advantage scheme.

At SSE we're proud to celebrate difference. We all have different skills, experience and backgrounds and we strive to have a friendly and inclusive culture where you can be yourself. We take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We actively encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments required during the application and assessment process, and upon joining SSE.

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online, and I'll be back in touch after the vacancy closing date to let you know the outcome.

If you would like to discuss any working differently requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact / 01738275846

EXTERNAL: Before commencing employment with SSE, you'll be required to fully complete our pre-employment screening process consisting of a basic criminal records and credit check.