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Advanced Security Assurance Analyst in United Kingdom

The Security Assurance team are responsible for the delivery of Information Security knowledge and guidance across the business, ultimately enabling services to our customers. You will be part of a wider team covering all aspects of Information Security and reporting into the Director of Security and Compliance.

This is an Information Security Assurance role with a strong focus on people, process and tooling; your remit will cover all aspects of Information Security Management.

What you will be doing

  • Manage - Manage the provision of Information Security Assurance to our customers

  • Reporting information Risk- Streamline the information risks faced by customer and add value by defining the high risk areas to focus on which will reduce the most amount of risk.

  • Security Assurance – Advise and guide the remediation of risks identified through pragmatic control definition taking cost and technical aspects into account.

  • Incident Management – Help customers manage information security related incidents though liaison with Advanced teams and pragmatic advice. The focus on communication is a key aspect of this task along with expectation management.

  • Provide – Insight, Service and Transparency; Insight to drive decisions, empowering us to deliver continuous improvement and innovation to our customers, Service through listening to our customer’s needs, owning our customers concerns and delivering robust solutions quickly, Transparency so our customers know exactly where their requests or incidents are in the process.

  • Advice - Provides advice and guidance associated with the planning, design, implementation and improvement of Information Security taking account of current best practice, legislation and regulation.

  • Legal - Contractual and Legal governance support and improvement from the Information Security team.

  • Improve - Continually improve services and skills.

What you will have

We are looking for someone who has drive and a self-starting mentality who will independently own the issues and find pragmatic resolutions to challenges.

  • Professional Information Security qualifications (CISSP)

  • Knowledge of Data Protection Act (2018) / GDPR, CCSP, CRISC, ISO 27001, Security Testing and SSDLC would be an advantage.

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to interact with multiple stakeholders

What we do for you

  • Generous Annual Leave – 25 days, plus public holidays, with the ability to buy additional days

  • Employee Assistance Programme – Advice, support, and counselling 24/7

  • Life insurance - 4x times salary

  • Top Achievers Club – Our yearly VIP trip includes flights, transfers and accommodation to recognise excellence in our employees

  • 65% Internal Mobility – Committed to the development & growth of our people

  • Advanced Perks At Work – Exclusive employee discounts & benefits portal

  • Charity Fundraising – Proud to be a Patron of The Prince's Trust; every employee is entitled to one day of volunteering each year

  • Pension Scheme - Up to 5% matched contribution

  • Income protection insurance

Who we are

Advanced are one of the UK’s largest and most successful software companies. Our products sit at the heart of some of the country's best-known businesses, charities and public sector organisations, powering their key services and functions. Driven by the millions of people who interact with our products every day in hospitals, schools, transport providers, sports clubs and a wide range of instantly recognisable brands, in our 8-year history we’ve already grown phenomenally quickly with a £254m turnover and 2,300 staff serving over 19,000 customers across the UK.