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Information Security Technical Consultant

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Job Summary

  • Dublin
  • Permanent
  • BBBH789311
  • Aug 03, 2021
  • Competitive
Job Description

My client is looking for an Information Security Technical Specialist, working as part of their Special Projects & Incident Response function in Dublin. There is approx. 25% travel with this position.

Job Title: Information Security Technical Specialist

Location: Dublin 16

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will:

  • Provide incident response guidance and leadership in the areas of fraud, eDiscovery, threat hunting and major incident management.
  • Be an escalation point for the threat monitoring function.
  • Perform technical tasks and implementation of new and enhanced technologies to support enhance email security, web security, along with technical infrastructure and applications.
  • Sit with business / functional unit leaders and understand their requirements, interpret security ramifications and assist their teams in building solutions for these problems.
  • Research solutions to people problems in adoption of technology and to assist Operating Companies in overcoming these hurdles in the pursuit of better practices.
  • Support global functions across the business in the translation of regulatory requirements and technical delivery for both in-flight and post-delivery projects.
  • Support other GIS functions (e.g. Operations and Engineering) in a range of technical deliveries from infrastructure rollout to cloud deployment to penetration testing. The successful candidate will have a desire to learn new skills.

Key Characteristics:

  • Team player & people-focused approach to solving issues.
  • Extensive technical abilities in networking, operating system, database and practical risk management.
  • Ability to read contracts with a view to understanding IS management ramifications.
  • Understand the business agenda, sensitive to culture and values, gain respect and credibility.
  • To be articulate and accurate.
  • Strong networking and relationship management and influencing skills.
  • Self-motivation and the ability to be managed.
  • Flexibility and ability to travel at short notice (circa 25-30% at times may be required)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and be capable of understanding, documenting, communicating and presenting technical issues in a non-technical manner to audiences with varying degrees of technical expertise.

Education and Experience

  • 8-10 years' experience in IS fields providing customer-facing deliveries.
  • Extensive technical ability is a must with analytical ability to take out-of-band problems.
  • Experience working with Incident Response best practice frameworks and standards
  • Experience working on technical platforms for e-mail / Anti-Virus/ Proxies etc. - a strong advantage
  • An ability to maintain composure under pressure.
  • Ability to find opportunities in problematic and challenging situations
  • Good communication, interpersonal and organisational skills.
  • Experience of managing stakeholders
  • Certifications relevant to technical risk controls (ISACA / GIAC / Degree etc.).
  • A desire to learn and demonstration of self-motivation.

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency and references to pay rates are indicative.

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Consultant Details

Consultant Details

Sarah Hickey
Sarah Hickey
  • Consultant | IT Recruitment
  • 353 (0) 1 4321555
  • sarahhickey@morganmckinley.com