IT Security Officer

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    Dublin West

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  • Job type:

    Full Time

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  • Published:

    18 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Jack Newton

Job description

Your New Company


A large multinational pharmaceutical company offering great progression and a competitive package.


Your New Role

  • Lead new and recurring security risk assessments (e.g. GDPR, PCI, etc.), develop mitigation plans, and work with internal stakeholders to assign remediation tracking responsibility; collaborate with other risk and compliance teams, such as Global Privacy, SOX, Internal Audit, Compliance & Ethics
  • Provide support and guidance to key application and infrastructure stakeholders as part of the enterprise Information Protection Program.
  • Work with business and IT teams to establish security requirements for projects/programs (e.g. systems upgrade or implementation) and operations.
  • Collaborate with network security and operations teams to implement appropriate security controls and protections (e.g. firewalls, IDS/IPS, etc.).
  • Acts as an Information Security subject matter expert on cross‐business unit projects and endorse recommended solutions; providing thought leadership; coaching and mentoring other analysts as required.


What You Will Need


  • 8+ years’ experience in administering security controls in an organisation
  • 4-year degree in computer science or related field or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge and experience with security related regulations and standards, such as NIST, GDPR, PCI, and SOX
  • Knowledge of ISO 27001 and NIST 800-53 security frameworks.
  • Knowledge of networking concepts (e.g. LANs, VLANs, VNets, WANs, firewalls).
  • Knowledge of Security controls relating to McAfee ePO, McAfee SIEM, Rapid 7 vulnerability scanner, WebInspect, firewalls, DLP, or equivalent products/technologies.
  • Knowledge of cloud platforms (e.g. Azure, AWS).


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