Security Lead

  • Job ref:

    CDI - 1174287_1655911439

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Software Engineer

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  • Salary:

    £75000 - £80000 per annum + 15% bonus, £6k car and 10% DV bonus

  • Contact:

    Ciaran Digney

  • Email:

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Start date:


Job title: Security Lead

Location: Hampshire

Salary: £75k - £80k plus 15% bonus, £6k car allowance and 10% DV bonus

This role requires DV security clearance

I am recruiting a Security lead for a client of mine who are an IT systems integrator operating within the UK defence sector. I am looking for a motivated, enthusiastic individual who is proficient in cyber security. You will have experience of working within the MOD or with a Government environment and have current working knowledge of current industry standards and industry best practice. An understanding of the Government Classification Scheme which is essential for this role.

Required Experience:

  • Reporting directly to the DSO and SIRO on Information security and Risk Management
  • Production of Risk Management Accreditation Document sets (RMADS) and other Assurance Documents
  • Proven record of developing and maintaining security policies, processes and procedures, ensuring that they are current and reflective of evolving security threats
  • Ideally achieved the Cyber Security Professional (CCP) certification, CISM, CRISC or CISSP
  • Awareness of Secure Cloud Computing (Azure/AWS)
  • Defines target end state for IT security controls in IT systems across the DSO/Head of Security's area of responsibility
  • Reports the effectiveness of IT security controls to the DSO/Head of Security
  • Contributes to IT service level definitions
  • Promotes a security aware culture
  • Manages relationships with key stakeholder groups such as users, project managers, IT service providers, Information Asset Owners, enterprise architects and procurement staff to gain compliance with policy

If you are interested in this role or wish to apply, please feel free to reply to this advert or call me on 01737 821029 or 07766 512829

Kind regards,

Kid regards,