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Cyber Security Team Lead

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    £35000 - £45000 per annum

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    Samantha Hayward

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    +44 (0)121 796 1888

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    about 2 months ago

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Role: Cyber Security Team Leader
Location: Birmingham – Hybrid Opportunities
Salary: up to £45’000
Premier Group are currently engaged with a well-established client in the Birmingham area, who require a Cyber Security Team Leader to join their team due to expansions within the business.
The successful Cyber Security Team Leader will be responsible for leading and developing all aspects of Cyber Security within the company. The role is responsible for assuring the safety of corporate data through the implementation of robust architecture, security standards, policies, processes, and technology to understand, mitigate and manage security threats.
Cyber Security Team Leader – Responsibilities:
  • Lead the cyber security function across the company to ensure consistent and high-quality information security management.
  • Determine the cyber security approach and operating model in consultation with stakeholders and aligned with the risk management approach and compliance monitoring in all areas.
  • Develop a Cyber Security vision and strategy that is aligned to the companies’ priorities and enables and facilitates the system objectives and ensure senior buy-in and mandate.
  • Develop, implement, and monitor a strategic, comprehensive cyber security program to ensure appropriate levels of confidentiality, integrity, availability, safety, privacy and recovery of information assets owned, controlled and/or processed by the company.
  • Assist with the identification of non-IT managed IT services in use and apply standard controls and rigor to these services; where this is not possible, ensure that risk is reduced to the appropriate levels and ownership of this information security risk is clear.
  • Work effectively with stakeholders to facilitate information security risk assessment and risk management processes and empower them to own and accept the level of risk they deem appropriate for their specific risk appetite.
  • Create the necessary internal networks among the IT teams, corporate compliance, audit, physical security, legal and HR management teams to ensure alignment as required.
  • Build and nurture external networks consisting of industry peers, ICS partners, vendors, and other relevant parties to address common trends, findings, incidents, and cybersecurity risks.
  • Liaise with external agencies, such as law enforcement and other advisory bodies, as necessary, to ensure that the company maintains a strong security posture and is kept well-abreast of the relevant threats identified by these agencies.
  • Liaise with the Infrastructure, Development and Support teams to build alignment between the security and enterprise architectures, thus ensuring that information and cyber security requirements are implicit in these architectures and security is built in by design.
  • Review, understand, strengthen, and audit the companies Disaster recovery and Business continuity processes.
  • Pick up and run with existing cyber security projects and see them through to completion
  • Promote and maintain a high level of security awareness throughout the business.
Cyber Security Team Leader – Skills
  • Multi factor authentication
  • Wireless Access Points
  • Enterprise Servers
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Microsoft Intune
  • Microsoft Office 365
  • Data security
  • Endpoint protection
  • Windows Server 2003-2019
  • Cloud backup and recovery
  • Cyber Essentials Accreditation
  • Disaster recovery
  • Business Continuity
  • Policy and procedure setting
  • broad based technical ability across a wide range of IT technologies
  • good knowledge of industry standards and best practices
If you are an experienced Cyber Security Team Leader looking for a new and exciting role then please contact Sam Hayward at Premier Group (Birmingham Office)
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