Cyber Security Engineer - Product Security Team

Cyber Security Engineer - Product Security Team

  • Product Security; Cyber Security; Information Security; Security Analyst; Threat Analysis; Penetration Testing; Risk Management; Security Architecture

  • CCP, SIRA or IA Architect, CISSP, CISM, Security+, CEH, CISMP

  • £40,000 - £58,000 + excellent bens.

  • Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria

Are you interested in Technology or military Systems? Do you have a background of Information or Cyber Security? Would you like to apply your curiosity, problem solving and technical skills to some of challenges faced by security defence systems and products? We currently have a number of vacancies for Cyber Security Engineers at our site in Barrow-In-Furness.

As a Cyber Security Engineer in the Product Security Team, you will be joining a growing and strategically important part of the Business, supporting design, development and supply of complex systems for the UK's Submarine capability. You will be enabling and supporting the successful delivery of the submarine/defence capabilities whilst being provided with the opportunity to develop professionally amongst leading specialists. This is a very challenging and exciting role dealing with highly complex systems.

Your levels of responsibilities will depend on your skills and experience; however, you will be able to identify and support engineering activities in your area of responsibility, understand and report on programme status and support the implementation of key security practices of which supports the overall Submarine capability that plays a critical role in our nation's defence.

Your Main Responsibilities as a Cyber Security Engineer will include;

  • Working closely with and providing advice to both internal and external stakeholders (including our supply chain) to ensure that Product Security Engineering is considered and included throughout the Product lifecycle

  • Having sufficient understanding of a system, its concept of use and architectures, in order to provide an accurate assessment of product security in terms of possible threats and potential avenues of attack.

  • Supporting the design and development of secure systems by providing Product Security

  • Engineering expertise and ensuring that risk mitigations are implemented early and throughout the design.

  • Lead on the development and maintenance of Product Security strategies, processes, guidance and awareness.

  • Supporting and taking responsibility for accreditation/product security assurance activities for key systems within the Submarine.

  • Identifying and potentially taking ownership for security requirements for key systems.

  • Identifying the need for and supporting Security Testing and Vulnerability Management activities.

  • To manage and control the impact on confidentiality, integrity and availability of a systems and consider the future effect on technology and its performance against the design intent.

Your Skills and Qualifications as a Cyber Security Engineer will ideally include;

  • A degree (or equivalent experience) in a relevant STEM subject (Engineering, IT, Sciences or Maths etc.) or Information Security related

  • Knowledge and demonstrable experience of cyber security activities within a defence, government, engineering or a transferable domain

  • Demonstrable experience of presenting technical information and/or engaging with stakeholders.

  • Hold Cyber Certified Professional (CCP), SIRA or IA Architect, CISSP, CISM, Security+, CEH, CISMP or equivalent qualifications.

  • Previous experience with systems of systems, complex IT projects or industrial control systems.

Apply now to find out more about this unique opportunity!