Business Analyst Cybersecurity

Business Analyst Cybersecurity

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    Sheffield, South Yorkshire

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    £200.00 - £300.00 per day

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    Drew Derry

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6\12 Months

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Business Analyst - Cybersecurity
Location: Sheffield, UK
Rate: £200\£300 per day
Duration: 6\12 Months
Start: ASAP

Overview: Investigate and analyse incidents that are identified by CS Operations systems in order to determine whether incidents are a threat to the Bank and address those that are deemed a threat.

The Cybersecurity team at HSBC are engaged to transform the way Cybersecurity is accomplished at the bank and we are set to enable the business to do more, as securely as we want, or need to be. In short, in line with the Banks strategy, we are to be Simpler, Better, Faster and of course - More Secure. To achieve this we have many exciting challenges ahead and are looking for people with a real passion for what they would like to do. Working with some of the best technology talent we are searching for technologists and enablers that will help support us on this journey. As an HSBC employee in the UK, you will have access to tailored professional development opportunities and a competitive pay and benefits package. This includes private healthcare for all UK-based employees, enhanced maternity and adoption pay and support when you return to work, and a contributory pension scheme with a generous employer contribution. We are currently seeking an experienced individual to join this team in the role of Cybersecurity Risk Analyst. This role will be a member of the Global Third Party Security Review (TPSR) Service team within Cyber Security and forms part of the 1LOD (1st line of defence). TPSR is a regulated activity. The team is tasked with point in time third parties information security assessments to enable businesses departments to manage their relationship/service within their risk appetite and minimize the operational risk impacts to HSBC, its shareholders, customers, employees, reputation and brand. The job holder is responsible to enable businesses and functions to manage their information security risks and to ensure risk and controls are assessed accurately, objectively and independently through professional and specialized subject matter experts.

Depending on the work assigned this may include:
*Managing Engagements, Business Impact Assessments, Guidance requests, Quality Assurance
*Conducting TPSRs (reviews, reports, identify deficiencies, quality assurance)
*Articulate and explain information security assessment results to business
*Closure of identified deficiencies (verifying evidence to confirm closure or clarifying what is needed to close them)

Your responsibilities will include:
*Ensuring adherence to global standard methodology, SLAs, quality, templates and tools
*Ensuring good stakeholder engagement
*Supporting overall activities of Global TPS, including admin and any special initiatives / projects
*Management Information (MI) / Reporting (actual generation of reports or contribution to appropriate reports)
*Delivery Service effectively and efficiently
*Propose process enhancements and tool improvements based on latest threats and changes in Group policy and standards
*Ensuring good stakeholder engagement
*Provide guidance and support to all customers/stakeholders
*Contributing to global meetings, driving actions and implementations at a global level
*Provides training and coaching to new team members
*Adhere strictly to compliance and operational risk controls in accordance with and regulatory standards, policies and practices.
*Ensure all changes to Policies/ Functional Instruction Manual (FIM) are monitored and are reported to the relevant audience within the Services function

The ideal candidate for this role will have the below experience and qualifications:
*Relevant IT Degree and/or experience in operational processes or third party information security reviews in the Financial Services industry or global corporate service provider
*Background - desirable but not essential in one or more risk management, Audit, IT Security
*Qualifications - desirable but not essential in one or more ISO270001, CISA, CISM, CISSP, CRISC
*Positive and professional attitude, team player, flexible and adaptable, open to change(s)
*Confident and takes responsibility and ownership for work and personal development
*Ability to communicate technical subject matter to non-technical stakeholders
*Previous experience of delivering an excellent customer service
*Both spoken and written communication skills with experience of adapting your style and approach to the audience and message to be delivered

If you are interested in this role, can recommend anyone, or require further information please do not hesitate to contact Drew Derry on 01932 83 7792 or via email on