IT Security Manager

EWF - 621548970_1622725218
£65000 - £70000 per annum

IT Security Manager

My client is looking for an IT Security Manager who has experience within a large energy trading or financial services organisation. Your department you will be managing is growing rapidly to support their global user base whilst on boarding brand new and exciting technologies. Here you will be specialising in the overseeing of Vulnerability Management as part of a team and ensuring its; service, expansion based upon your ideas best practice and their IT Security Strategy.

You will report to the IT security Operations Team Lead and work closely with the MSSP to identity, quantity and manage cyber vulnerabilities across their group.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Produce regular management reports.
  • Act as an escalation point for all threat and vulnerability events.
  • Define processes for the security hardening Policies based on CIS benchmarks
  • Assist and mentor those beneath your command.
  • Monitor and respond to regulatory developments and the industry's best practices

Skills & requirements:

  • Have detailed knowledge of system security vulnerabilities and remediation techniques.
  • You will be required to have extensive experience of implementing, monitoring and improving the threat and vulnerability management service of a large-scale company.
  • Expert knowledge of both threat vulnerabilities and vulnerability management services.
  • Possess an extremely high understanding of security architecture and network design.
  • Experience of Cloud-based systems AWS/Azure
  • Experience of Windows | NIX Operating Systems
  • Understanding of VMWare


  • You will receive 2-3 months paid bonus.
  • Currently operating with Flexi-working days

Blackthorn Trace, trading name of Huntress Search Ltd, acts as a Recruitment Agency in relation to all Permanent roles and as a Recruitment Business in relation to all Temporary roles.

PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.