Senior Information Security Analyst



Senior Information Security Analyst

Location(s): Malta  

Job ID:14037


HID Global are looking for a Senior Information Security Analyst to join us in our Malta site. You should have broad information security and risk experience, with an IT background, a high degree of professionalism, a friendly and collaborative demeanor. We are looking for someone with strong verbal, written communication and organizational skills, with a willingness to become a Public Key Infrastructure subject matter expert.


Who are we?  

HID Global powers the trusted identities of the world’s people, places and things, allowing people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely.   We are a high-tech software company headquartered in Austin, TX, with over 4,000 worldwide employees. Check us out here: and 


HID's Citizen's Identification Business Area:

As the fastest growing solution provider in citizen identity, HID Global is challenging the status quo with its collaborative approach to solutions delivery. We are positioned to deliver complex, scalable and future proof government programs, while empowering local government and partners.


As our Senior Information Security Analyst, you’ll support HID’s success by: 

  • Advising the operations team on IT and Information Security matters, contributing to solution design as necessary
  • Performing the Security Officer Trusted Role as per the Trusted Role Procedure and associated Terms of Reference, the holding of credentials, and participating in renewal ceremonies etc.
  • Performing vulnerability and compliance scans
  • Become a Public Key Infrastructure Subject Matter Expert (SME) as well as an eIDAS SME
  • Being fully conversant with the information technology platforms, software, network design and hardware as detailed in the relevant contracts.
  • Being responsible for security policies, standards, procedures and guidelines across the networks and environments and to be fully conversant with routine controlled activities.
  • Continuously assessing and mitigating both IT and information security risks
  • Preparing for and lead internal audits and supporting independent external audits
  • Ensuring correct evidence for assurance and auditing is collected and controlled.
  • Feeding into the Release, Control and Validation process for new software and hardware introduced into the live environment via the formal CR process.
  • Travel as required to perform internal audits and inspections at various sites (domestic and abroad).
  • Owing the DRP planning and associated testing, ensuring in the event of a disaster we are able to rebuild and recover the system/services within the contracted timeframes.
  • Helping lead and manage completion of the ISO 27001 implementation and ongoing recertification
  • Auditing and reporting on all aspects of Information Security related to UK and Malta sites
  • Initiate, facilitate and promote activities to create information security awareness within the organization
  • Monitoring compliance with the organizations security policies and procedures among employees, contractors and other third parties and take corrective action where necessary
  • Monitoring advancements of relevant Information Security technologies and threats
  • Helping define, participate, monitor and when necessary, lead global security incident response functions
  • Generating reports and executive summaries of various information security related metrics or risk assessments
  • Performing reviews of third parties to identify risks and potential remediation
  • Generating reports and executive summaries of third party assessments
  • Collaborating with colleagues outside of own sphere of business, sharing best practice.



What we will love about your background:

  • Working with Integrity, professionalism and diligence
  • Working as a team player
  • Strong interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Positive attitude and open to share and collaborate in a distributed team setting.
  • Good communication skills
  • Open to learn and grow
  • Able to make decisions amid ambiguity.
  • Depth of knowledge and ability to be able to withstand technical challenges on views and understanding regarding IT security and infrastructure design, but also able to incorporate others views and ideas to improve their own understanding and solutions proposed.



Your Experience and Education include:         

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in information security risk and compliance
  • Familiarity with Information Security Management Systems, control frameworks (ISO 27001, NIST CSF) and related risk assessment methodologies
  • General knowledge of enterprise network and systems architecture concepts and technologies, including but not limited to enterprise directory, enterprise integration architecture, identity and access management
  • CISM / CISA / CISSP Qualifications beneficial
  • Information Technology degree beneficial


Why apply? 

  • Empowerment: You’ll work as part of a global team in a flexible work environment, learning and enhancing your expertise.
  • Innovation: You embrace challenges and want to drive ambitious change.
  • Integrity: You are results-orientated, reliable, and straightforward and value being treated accordingly.


We make it easier for people to get where they want to go!
On an average day, think of how many times you tap, twist, tag, push or swipe to get access, find information, connect with others or track something.  HID technology is behind billions of interactions, in more than 100 countries.  We help you create a verified, trusted identity that can get you where you need to go – without having to think about it.  
When you join our HID team, you’ll also be part of the ASSA ABLOY Group, the global leader in access solutions. You’ll have 50,000 colleagues in more than 70 different countries. We empower our people to build their career around their aspirations and our ambitions – supporting them with regular feedback, training, and development opportunities. Our colleagues think broadly about where they can make the most impact, and we encourage them to grow their role locally, regionally, or even internationally. As we welcome new people on board, it’s important to us to have diverse, inclusive teams, and we value different perspectives and experiences. 


Zejtun, MT, ZTN3000

Production & Skilled Trades
Mid-senior level