Security Analyst

Job title Security Analyst

Department Digital, Data & Technology Group

Salary Starting from £33,797, rising to £40,322

Grade Grade 7

Placed on Thursday 12 March 2020

Closing date Sunday 29 March 2020

Interview date To be confirmed

Reference SB7508


Do you love technology and how it can solve problems and drive innovation?   

We have a great opportunity for a Security Analyst to join our IT Security team to assist and enable the University to maintain and develop its cyber-security and compliance activities. The ability to identify areas for improvement and assist with process development across the company to ensure maintenance of compliance with regulatory standards is crucial. You will often act as the point of contact for the business on cyber-security issues, data protection queries and compliance requirements.

What you will do:

  •  Act as liaison for the business and communicate confidently with employees to address any concerns or queries they have
  •  Build good working relationships across the business to be able to identify areas that need improvements, based on business requirements
  •  Work with business teams to understand third party strategy and ensure data protection risks are assessed, considered and mitigated
  •  Assist with and identify improvements to the Privacy Impact Assessment, Privacy by Design and SAR processes
  •  Maintain reporting processes on key security protection and compliance issues
  •  When compliance problems arise, aid with investigations to identify the root causes and determine corrective actions.

What you will have:

  •  Experience of working on complex projects and interfacing with managers and stakeholders
  •  Experience of working on programmes delivery GDPR/DPA2018 compliant processes
  •  Development of policy documents, internal records and process improvement
  •  Data protection related qualification preferred
  •  Understanding of ISO27001 and/or Cyber Essentials

Please note that this is a full-time permanent post.

The University of Bath offer many benefits including:

  • Excellent pension
  • 39 days holiday (including annual leave, discretionary days and bank holidays) 
  • A flexible working environment 
  • Ofsted outstanding rated nursery 
  • Salary exchange scheme (NurseryPlus, Cycle to Work) 
  • Membership discounts for our world-class sports training village
  • Interest free loans for public transport season tickets and motorcycle purchases for commuting 
  • Onsite dentist and medical centre 
  • Discounted physiotherapy services 
  • Onsite parking

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Roger Jardine Deputy Director (Technology)

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:
The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.