Reference : GBR03996

Information Systems Security Analyst

  • Information Systems
  • United Kingdom Huddersfield
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 09/14/2021

Position description

Information Systems Security Analyst

Huddersfield OR Newbury

 37.5 hours per week- Hybrid role

Saint-Gobain - Winners of ‘TOP EMPLOYER UK AND GLOBAL' five years running! (2016-2021)

Saint-Gobain is a global leader in the construction industry with a presence in over 67 countries worldwide. Our businesses designs, manufactures and distributes building materials and solutions globally.

Due to demand in workload we are now looking for a Information Security Analyst to join our digital function. You can be based from either our Huddersfield or Newbury office.

The purpose of the role is to ensure that new business applications are implemented and integrated securely with existing Saint-Gobain systems.

You will carry out security assessments against new and existing applications, highlighting areas of non-compliance and working with the relevant teams to ensure that they are addressed applying industry best practice to application implementation. You will also establish a comprehensive understanding of the group security rules and associated service offerings. Build working relationships with Group Security and business security teams and remain up to date with changes to company policy. 

No one day is the same, this is a varied role doing duties such as complete annual application reviews to ensure continued compliance, liaise with third party software providers to complete SG Security Documentation and challenge responses to verify validity of submissions, schedule periodic Penetration tests and code reviews where relevant, highlight and challenge internally where industry best practices are not implemented and so much more.


What you need to be successful

In order to be successful in this role you will have proven experience of security applications, you will work very closely with the Data team so experience of working on data security projects (big data, data lakes etc) will be great. You will also have experience of working with e-Commerce platforms, documentation and/or process writing, an understanding of application architecture and experience of systems integration and transfer of data between systems.

You will have the ability to adopt new technical skills, maintain own knowledge on new technologies, in addition to a good level of awareness across a broad range of IT systems and solutions. If you have any certifications/qualifications in security i.e. Cyber security, CISM OR CISSP that would be an advantage but not a must!

What you will get in return

  • Competitive Salary
  • Exposure to working on different technologies
  • A defined contribution pension scheme
  • 25 days’ holiday + bank holidays
  • Flexible Holiday buy-sell scheme (allowing up to 3 days’ holiday to be bought or sold).
  • As an employee you are automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance Scheme.
  • Staff discounts on high street and leisure activities and various other benefits.


Who are we ?


We are an inclusive employer and keen to hire talented people regardless of their background, abilities, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, what football team you support, taste in music, fashion sense or anything else that makes you, you!


We believe that working in a diverse business can be more enjoyable, teams can be more innovative, and make better decisions. We already employ many fantastic people from diverse backgrounds, but we still want to do more.


So, we are on a mission to make Saint-Gobain inclusive and accessible to all, with role models for you to look up to and learn from, no matter who you are!


At Saint-Gobain, our purpose is to ‘Make the world a better home’. We are both manufacturers and distributors. Together with and for our customers, we design materials and solutions that have a positive impact on everyone’s life and provide well-being, quality of life and performance, while caring for the planet.  Our materials can be found everywhere in our living places and daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. 

Top Employer 2021