Head of Cyber Operations
Would you like to take on anewly designed position and establish a Cyber Operations Team? As part of theBAE Systems IT Security Strategy, we are looking to recruit a Head of CyberOperations to work in the new Security Operations Centre.
This is a fantasticopportunity for an individual to be a part of the team from the very beginning& grow / develop within the IT Security team.
This role can be based at our sites in either The Strand Preston orFarnborough.
You will play a leadershiprole in day to day duties, being responsible for managing the team from both a technical& people management perspective.
You will support theorganisation with the definition and implementation of the respective ITSecurity strategies and priorities, including Security Culture, RiskManagement, Cyber Defense and Assessments.
Your main responsibilities as a Head of CyberOperations will involve :
Your skills and qualifications :
oTCP / IPand other Internet protocols
oAPTthreats, their tactics, techniques and procedures
oWindowsand Linux operating systems
oLoganalysis from a wide variety of sources
What we arelooking for in you :
You will be ahighly motivated and self-disciplined individual, with the abilityto work well both autonomously and within a team.
In addition you will possessexceptional communication skills with the ability to communicate complexsubjects to a variety of audiences, pulling out key issues and decision points.
Location : TheStrand Preston or Farnborough
Salary : Competitive
Benefits : Our employees receive an excellent benefitspackage which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leaveallowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan.
We also offer a rangeof additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistanceprogramme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts.
Someemployees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
BAE Systems isone of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. Wework at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventionsevery year for customers in over 100 countries.
BAE Systems is hometo the engineering expertise, technical skill and ingenious people that keepthe UK at the forefront of defence and security capability.
We manage some oftoday’s toughest challenges, delivering the most complex programmes, whichgenerate critical export growth whilst supporting thousands of advancedmanufacturing jobs distributed throughout the UK.
Now we want evenmore great people to join us.
To support such auniquely complex range of operations, our Shared Services people are likewisehugely diverse. About half of our 1000 employees are at 32 UK locations, incustomer-
facing roles, adding benefit and value to BAE Systems operations,people and property. We are home to experts who thrive on mental challenge -
often specialists who are leaders in their fields.
Whatever the areayou work in, the focus is always on delivering the highest quality solutions atthe lowest possible cost.
We welcome people with diverse skills and experiencewho bring a real passion for customer focus.
We pride ourselveson employing the best professionals around. Join us and you'll be part ofsomething important; something you can be proud of.
BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer.We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from allbackgrounds.
We particularly welcome applications from sections of thecommunity which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, includingwomen, BAME and applicants with disabilities.
Please note we will not use anypersonal information relating to your background at any stage of theapplication process.
Please be awarethat many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security andexport control restrictions.Theserestrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previousnationalities you have held, and / or your place of birth may limit those rolesthat you can perform for the organisation .
Due to the volume of applications we receive,we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply asearly as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAESystems.