Job Description

£800 - £900/day outside IR35

Cyber security consultant-SC Cleared

Summary of the work

As Industry leading partners to work with us to manage and maintain the confidentiality, integrity and availability of data and information assets, through definition, implementation and maintenance of information policies and operational controls at Highways England resulting in robust Information Rights and Information Security services.

What the specialist will work on

As an industry leader, review organisational compliance with relevant Information Rights/Security standards/legislation and monitor requirements. Including but not limited to FOI/DPA/ NISD/PSN as provider of Critical National Infrastructure.
Using industry standards to assess/review resource/demand management of information and Security Services ensuring provision/ maintenance of sufficient management systems/lead resources to prevent, detect, respond to/mitigate threats preventing loss of confidentiality/integrity/availability of information assets.
Using industry standards and best practice to review, assess/implement policies, processes and systems to manage the continuity of information services and the recovery of information systems, services in the event of crisis, disaster or other unforeseen circumstances

* Knowledge and experience of Network and Information Systems Directive, ISO27001, General Data Protection Act (including ROPA), Freedom of Information Act

* To provide technical support to the Information Technology Directorate working for the Chief Data Officer.

* Understands how metadata repositories can support different areas of the business. Promotes and communicates the value of metadata repositories.

* Designs data architecture dealing with problems that span different business areas. Draws links between problems to reach common solutions. Works across multiple subject areas, a single large/complicated subject area