Cyber Security and Information Assurance Manager (Defence)
Bristol, United Kingdom
2d ago

About this role

For a number of UK Defence contracts, this role :

  • Assists with the operational management of risk related to people, information, assets, revenues and reputation, to ensure compliance with relevant security requirements, typically : National Government regulations, Contractual Obligations, company security and business continuity policy.
  • Maintains relationships with people at an operational level. Supports and contributes to the delivery of Defence security services to the external market.
  • You'll have the following responsibilities

  • Providing security advice and direction to the Defence Lines of Business within BT and external customers.
  • Assisting & completing assigned elements of IT security risk assessments and compliance audits.
  • Assisting in the management of cradle to grave ; provision, through life management and recovery of secure MoD equipment in accordance with current government policy.
  • Supporting the delivery and maintenance of the BT Defence ISO27001 certification.
  • Supporting elements of the Investigation and resolution as required and where necessary report incidents involving potential or actual breaches of protective security compliance.
  • Undertaking testing and validation of hardware, firmware and software for possible impacts on security.
  • Supporting elements of Security compliance relationships with national Government or industry bodies.
  • Supporting the management and updating of BT’s Security risk to ensure efficient management of those relating to the contract.
  • You'll have the following skills & experience

    Due to the sensitive nature of our work, you will be required to achieve and maintain high level government security clearance.

    You will need to have UK residency for 9 out of the last 10 years and be a UK citizen.

  • Experience of both MoD and BT’s ways of working.
  • Relevant experience of stakeholder management and good interpersonal skills.
  • Relevant operational knowledge and experience of risk management.
  • Knowledge of Physical, Personnel, document and Cryptographic Security management.
  • CCP Information Assurance and / or Architect.
  • Must either hold or be able to achieve and maintain a minimum of SC security clearance, DV clearance desirable.
  • Knowledge of MoD Security processes specifically JSP604, JSP440 and JSP490.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Advise / review proposed solutions to mitigate identified information risks.
  • Application of 'standard' security techniques and architectures to mitigate security risks.
  • Understand business context of solution, accreditation scope and implications of security design decisions.
  • Use expert knowledge to provide input and assistance to the work of others such as monitoring, management & reporting systems.
  • Understand vendors, their product strategy and assurance roadmap.
  • Provide consultancy and Information Assurance advice.
  • You will have experience with the application of SPF, UK National Security Policies, IA policies, JSP604, JSP 440, JSP490 and ISO27001.
  • CISSP, CISM desirable.
  • Benefits

  • Annual Bonus scheme 10% (OT)
  • 10% BT pension contribution
  • Free Broadband
  • Discounted mobile, TV
  • Free BT sport
  • 25 days annual leave + Bank holidays
  • £500 (OT) in shares each year
  • Access to 100’s of retail discounts including the BT shop
  • About BT

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