Location UK / Belfast
Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract
Salary See description
Updated 5 days ago
Excellent opportunity for an Information Security Specialist based in Belfast.
Vacancy: Information Security Specialist
Reporting to: Information Security Manager
Location: Newforge Lane, Belfast
Your new company…
As Viridian Group, we are already working for you every day.
How? As Ireland’s leading energy provider, we generate and supply energy to hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses across the island of Ireland via our Power NI, Power Procurement and Energia businesses. Chances are, when you flick the switch we’ve had something to do with the lights coming on.
As you can imagine, powering over 1 million customers takes a pretty big team of people who are as powerful and energetic as the electricity we supply. Our industry is in a constant state of change and we need exceptional people like you to help us deliver the future of energy. So… are you ready to switch on your career with Ireland’s leading energy provider?
What we offer…
Joining us on a permanent basis, you’ll receive a competitive salary plus an attractive bonus structure. With a market leading benefits package including up to 35 days leave a year, generous company pension scheme, private healthcare for all the family, access to Learning and Development opportunities, Wellbeing Programme, Subsidised Gym Membership and free onsite car parking!
Your new role…
The successful candidate will report to the Information Security Manager and will be responsible for supporting and contributing to the evolution of Information Security within Viridian Group. The successful candidate will be a highly customer focused individual and will act as our focal point for application security, providing advice and guidance to our Operational support teams, Programme/Project teams, Developers (in–house and third party) and our Managed Service provider to ensure that IT projects and changes are delivered securely, protecting both client and employee data.
The role will provide support against Information Security strategic initiatives/programmes, helping to ensure the company is compliant with regulated and non-regulated standards and processes.
This is a key role and the successful candidate will possess a strong background in Information Security. The successful candidate will provide a combination of technical depth with outstanding interpersonal skills and be highly confident in engaging and influencing at all levels whilst driving for results. Selling upwards and peer selling are vital characteristics to this role.
Benefits and Location
The post will be offered on a Permanent Personal Contract basis and will include an attractive benefits package, including a salary to reflect the skills and experience of the successful candidate. The post will be based in our offices at Newforge Lane, with occasional travel to Dublin required.
Knowledge and Experience:
The job requires a considerable degree of commitment, flexibility and adaptability on the part of the job holders to meet quality standards and work deadlines. The individual must have a forward thinking approach and be able to work independently.
Please email your CV via the APPLY button below to be considered for this role. Please also complete and send the attached Monitoring form.
All correspondence will be communicated via email. A reserve list may be held for 6 months in which you will be placed if you are suitable for the role.
The closing date for applications is 25th November 2018.
Viridian Group is an equal opportunities employer.