Apply for this job now

Cyber Security Specialist

United Kingdom
£45,000 to £55,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Cyber Security Specialist A leading UK defence company is looking to hire a permanent Cyber Security Specialist to take the lead on projects and bids as part of an enthusiastic team, providing cyber security advice and guidance to all stakeholders. Cyber Security Specialist Permanent Role Hybrid Working (2 Days on Site) Based in Weymouth, Barrow-in-Furness, Brough, Filton, Frimley, Portsmouth Salary up to £55,000 The Role As a Cyber Security Specialist you will be: Interpreting security guidance from external sources such as JSP440/604, ISO 27001, NCSC and NIST. Producing security documentation. Performing security risk assessments using recognised methodologies to identify cyber security and risks.Identifying controls and mitigations to manage the potential risk and vulnerabilities. The Person To excel as a Cyber Security Specialist we look for the following skills and experience: Experience of cyber security engineering delivery and accreditation. You'll possess the ability to interact at a technical level with systems, software and hardware engineers and to articulate security advice directly to key stakeholders. Have experience in HMG IAS1&2 or similar security risk assessment methodology such as JSP440/JSP604/JSP490, NCSC guidance, NIST, ISO 27001.Due to the sensitive nature of the projects undertaken, we require you to be eligible for UK Security Clearance (SC). The Company You'll be working at a company that looks to make a real difference. Being part of an inclusive and diverse culture that rewards integrity and merit. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals. Benefits Package You'll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You'll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts - you may also be eligible for an annual incentive. Alongside uncapped overtime, hybrid working (2 days onsite) and good Training & Development. If you interested in this position then press the Apply Now button. JAM is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position. If this role of Cyber Security Specialist is not of interest to yourself, but you know of someone who could be. JAM operates a referral scheme. You can earn yourself £200 in vouchers for the successful placement of a candidate you give us. JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn
Apply for this job now


  • Job Reference: 707251727-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: JAM Recruitment Ltd
    JAM Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive Benefits Package
  • Sector: Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Permanent