Cyber Security Analyst

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Who are we?

We’re L&C Mortgages, the UK’s leading fee free mortgage and protection broker. Join us and you’ll be part of a business that takes your progress seriously and wants you to enjoy being part of the L&C family. From ‘#high5’ nominations – recognising those who go the extra mile, Tastecard memberships, pension scheme and our Employee Assistant Programme, we care about our colleagues and want to give back.

Right now, we’re looking to recruit a Cyber Security Analyst.

The role

The Cyber Security Analyst is a vital position, and you will be responsible for the day-to-day management of information security controls used within L&C. Your main duties will include active maintenance knowledge of new IT and cybersecurity trends, threats, vulnerabilities, mitigating technologies and propose improvements. You’ll evaluate security products and providers and manage implementation, working with relevant colleagues and departments to investigate and follow up infosec events and incidents where appropriate.

You will also be required to identify and monitor organisation-wide security risks and maintain the Information Security Risk Register on an ongoing basis; with this conducting audits for vulnerabilities and weaknesses, working to recommend appropriate mitigating measures and remediation.

FCA Certification Regime & Conduct Rules

L&C is authorised and regulated by the FCA and is classified as an Enhanced Firm under the Senior Manager’s and Certification Regime (SM&CR). This role is subject to the 6 FCA Conduct rules and you will be expected to adhere to them at all times. (See below). Any confirmed breaches of the Conduct Rules will be reported to the FCA annually. Should you apply for a Certified role in another financial services firm then L&C may be required to disclose this information in a Regulatory Reference request.

  1. You must act with integrity
  2. You must act with due care, skill, and diligence
  3. You must be open and cooperative with the FCA, the PRA and other regulators
  4. You must pay due regard to the interests of customers and treat them fairly
  5. You must observe proper standards of market conduct

  6. You must act to deliver good outcomes for retail customers.

About you

With a strong background in information security, you’ll have practical experience working within a large-scale organisation to implement best practice with security tasks and concepts as a whole. As a cyber security expert, you’ll hold demonstratable experience of monitoring and responding efficiently to Cyber security threats, able to work both independently and collaboratively with colleagues to maintain a high level of information security within L&C.

You’re an adept problem solver, thorough and accurate in your work and able organize the load efficiently. You’ll also need to be an excellent communicator, able to explain technical concepts and terminology to non-technical audiences, through the development and delivery of training modules where required.

Ultimately, we require working knowledge of the concepts of security compliance, risk, assurance, business continuity and disaster recovery as well as industry standards such as the ISO270x series, NIST, Cyber Essentials, and NCSC guidance.

An information security/cyber security qualification will also be desirable; however we have a strong focus on self-development and opportunities to learn additional skills and qualifications will be provided.

Why join us at L&C?

Working at L&C means being part of an environment of respect and equality. We’re entering an exciting period and it’s a great time to join us. We’re already the UK’s No.1 online mortgage broker but we don’t want to stop there.

As an employee of L&C, some of the benefits you’ll get include:

  • A competitive salary
  • A hybrid working model (a combination of remote and office working)
  • 24 days annual leave (plus bank holidays and your birthday off)
  • Employer pension contributions
  • A new opportunity to purchase additional days holiday

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