Job Description

Information Security Test Lead

Penetration Testing, Security Testing, ISO27001, Programme Test Lead, Test Strategy, Information Security, Security Management, Vulnerability Management.

An exciting and rewarding opportunity has arisen for an experienced Security Test Lead to work within a large, award-winning, gold level accredited global business. The successful person will have worked on various Security focused projects at the level of Programme Test Lead, ready to take their next step within a managerial role managing an Information Security Test team.

You will carry out the following responsibilities and have the following essential skillset:

Core Responsibilities:

  • Leading a team of security Engineers to work on defining The Programme Test Strategy (end to end all stages of testing including UAT) within various assignments across the organisation
  • Working closely with key stakeholders within the IT Division and Business areas
  • Contributing effectively to the delivery of a varied portfolio of work.

Skills / Experience:

  • Excellent proven and in-depth understanding of information Security - penetration testing, vulnerability management, access control, and security incident and event management
  • Must have strong evidence of working on a specifically security focused project(s) at Test Programme Manager level
  • Excellent proven and in-depth understanding of security concepts related to authentication and authorisation methodologies
  • Comprehensive technical knowledge and practical experience in information security in large-scale enterprises
  • Strong experience with testing firewalls, VPN, Active Directory, Proxies, URL/Application filtering
  • In-depth strong experience with infrastructure technologies, for example: Network security architecture, security monitoring, access management, database security, Data loss prevention, web & internet security
  • Strong experience of working with ISO 27001 or other security frameworks
  • Proven knowledge and experience of Programme Test Strategy (end to end stages of testing).

This is an initial 6 month contract with potential for longer-term opportunity.

If you feel that you match the above criteria, please apply with your CV today