Risk & Information Security Analyst
Warwick/Haywood Road

Job Reference: V8376

Location: Warwick/Haywood Road

Closing Date: 23/02/2020

Employment Type: Permanent

Division: QEHS

Business: Business Support

We are hiring a Risk & Information Security Analyst to join our newly created Chief Technical Officer (CTO) Security Team. Reporting to the Head of Security & Business Continuity, you will be responsible for information security audits to ISO27001 standards and security risk assessments, reviews and remediation plans. This is a great opportunity to further progress your career as the team continues to grow to support both internal and external clients.         

The successful candidate can be based in either Warwick or Camberley.


Every time you pick up the phone, surf the Internet, travel on a motorway, catch a train, bus or tube, or even dial 999; chances are telent have enabled the technology to make this happen. With current annual revenues in excess of £400M and 2,400 employees. We operate within various industry sectors including Rail, Traffic, Public Safety, Defence, Service Providers, Enterprise and Public Sector. We design, deliver and support solutions and services, which enable organisations to create, improve and maintain their ICT and communication and networks.


Role Profile:


As a Risk & Information Security Analyst, responsibilities will include:


  • Create and execute effective internal and external audits and reviews to assess information security risk management and compliance with regulatory obligations, relevant accreditations and company policies and procedures in line with ISO27001:2013 requirements. 
  • Where applicable direct and guide other internal auditors in terms of Security accreditations and liaise with key stakeholders to enable ongoing assurance against company policies and procedures.  
  • Maintain InfoSec risk registers to meet agreed security standards and ensure that key risks and issues are identified, and resolution agreed that satisfies business risk appetite.  
  • Maintain register of non-conformances & treatment actions advising key stakeholders on appropriate priorities and supporting root cause analysis.  
  • Provide strategic consultancy in improving security posture in line with current threat information 
  • Assist in driving cross-business InfoSec best practice, fostering relationships and collaborative working. 
  • Ensure appropriate corporate risk review of and formal management reviews in line with company processes 
  • Support the ongoing development and maintenance of the corporate ISMS in line with ISO27001:2013 requirements to align with latest information security advice and guidance 
  • Support the maintenance of key certificates and accreditations and industry credentials 
  • Maintain professional knowledge and qualifications to act as a subject matter expert providing advice to support business development and bid response 



Typical Deliverables:


  • Assurance of all ISO27001 controls and effective enforcement across business areas.
  • Security risk assessment & reviews and, remediation plans
  • Interpretation of legal and contractual requirements
  • Following development and review – provide cover/representation for the Head of Security & BC as required


Person Requirements:


  • Ability to demonstrate experience in ISO27001 at implementation level  
  • Experience of working effectively across multiple stakeholder groups, geographies and service lines 
  • Experience in IT security incident management 
  • Legislative security requirements and controls  
  • IT services and data security risk management and governance 
  • Track record in the identification and remediation of IT security risks 
  • Willingness to undergo UK Government SC Clearance required 
  • Prepared to travel to telent and customer sites when required  
  • Demonstrable experience of managing multiple projects and initiatives with limited supervision 
  • Relevant membership and qualifications to a professional boby e.g. IRCA, CISA, ISO27001 Auditor (internal minimum) 
  • Excellent communication skills


Excellent Employee Benefits:


telent is committed to ensuring that we offer industry leading career opportunities, salary and benefits packages. Join us and you can expect to receive:


  • 33 days holiday, including public holidays, plus the option to buy or sell five days each year
  • Company pension scheme
  • A range of family friendly policies
  • An employee-funded car leasing scheme
  • Occupational health support
  • Discounts on Cinema, Restaurants and Shopping with telent Reward scheme


We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications.


telent is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to diversity and inclusion.



This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.