Information Security Analyst

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 6 days ago

Reference 1438717

 Job Description

As an Information Security Analyst in Operate at PwC you will support a number of teams including Third Party Risk Management (TPRM) as well as Identity & Access Management (IAM).


Who we are

PwC’s Operate business delivers large operational and managed service solutions for clients to meet regulatory, risk and compliance challenges.

With 1,200 staff deployed on large implementation and execution programmes, Operate brings together top talent with a distinctive mix of knowledge and skills. We support clients by providing staff augmentation services, delivering large scale operational programmes and managed solutions. We deliver our client work from a range of locations, providing our clients with cost-effective delivery, access to subject matter expertise and operational excellence disciplines for some of the biggest brands worldwide.               

About the role

As an Information Security Analyst in Operate at PwC you will support a number of teams including Third Party Risk Management (TPRM) as well as Identity & Access Management (IAM). You will support assessments ensuring our suppliers are compliant with relevant business and IT security requirements, execute access management requests for employees (joiners, movers, leavers) and other activity as the business dictates.  You will utilise innovative IT solutions to complete your daily tasks and work with colleagues in a virtual team format across a number of global hubs.

Scope of Responsibility

In your role your responsibilities will additionally include stakeholder management, assessment, triage, ad-hoc research, daily, weekly and monthly reporting and MI.  The ideal candidate should have a solid understanding of the risks associated with supplier dependency and are able to work collaboratively in a team to ensure that all risks are mitigated and compliance is maintained holistically across the business. Additionally, the analyst must fulfill SLAs, work to develop strong relationships with team members, manager and other IT staff to progress resolution of requests, and contribute to a culture of continuous business improvement.

Who we are looking for

Do you have strong technical background coupled with excellent customer service experience?

You’ll be a curious individual with an understanding of technology, software and high-level security concepts is vital, as well as the ability to assess and complete requests within assigned timeframes. Although the role is process-driven and training will be provided, some background knowledge will be advantageous.

Essential Criteria
  • Relevant degree in technology, information governance, information security or similar and/or related and relevant work experience

  • Comfortable with high degrees of technology usage

  • Organised, with excellent attention to detail and a passion for delivering high quality output for    clients

  • Awareness of data protection and governance issues

  • Ability to assimilate different sources of information and extract relevant data points

  • Great communication skills, both written and oral.

  • Great teamwork skills and ability to manage a varied workload.

Desirable Criteria
  • Experience with Third Party Risk Management, Identity & Access Management or other elements of IT security / data management

  • Previous work in the data protection area, particularly in relation to GDPR

 

We have a number of open positions at various grades.  We will use your experience to determine the role we will assess you for.

What is in it for you?

As we’re responsive to client demands, your role will be varied and challenging, providing you with an opportunity to work with a wide variety of clients. We’re also exceptionally passionate about providing you with the necessary skills, experience and training to help you develop both personally and professionally. You’ll therefore be included on our specific training framework, the Operate Academy, which will be tailored to match your skills, needs and career aspirations. Fully funded by us, you will complete externally accredited qualifications that will benefit you in your role. Our training programme is further enhanced through a variety of soft skills training sessions focusing on your relationships and leadership style.

In addition to the client projects and training, our employees are also rewarded with various other benefits offered as part of your employment

  • Our dedicated internal Careers Service.

  • Competitive salary plus a potential discretionary bonus (performance related), or paid overtime (depending on grade)

  • 25 days’ standard holiday pro rata, with options to increase this through your benefits package.

  • A flexible benefits scheme that can be tailored to suit your (and your family’s) needs. Provision of a group pension plan with additional funding provided by PwC

    Closing date: Wednesday 11th September 2019 at 5pm