Trainee Technical Cyber Analyst (National Cyber Security Centre)

GCHQ - Government Communications Headquarters
Bude, Cornwall
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Starting salary of £17,942

You’ll learn how to stop cyber threats.
And you’ll work to protect Britain.

GCHQ is amongst the world’s foremost intelligence agencies. A centre of excellence, our mission is to use cutting-edge tech to protect Britain from ever-evolving cyber threats. By gathering information and analysing communications, we ensure that IT networks, systems and data are secure across the country. It’s varied and challenging work, as terrorists increasingly target our infrastructure, businesses and our way of life.

We’re now looking for talented individuals to join our station in Bude as Trainee Technical Cyber Analysts. In this role, you’ll be crucial to the safeguarding of the Britain’s critical national infrastructures. Investigating cyber threats, and understanding the internet thoroughly, you’ll directly contribute to improving the Britains’s cyber security capability. With excellent communication skills, you’ll put this into everyday terms for others.

To join us, you’ll need a minimum of five GCSEs, grade A-C (including maths and English). Enthusiastic, curious and proactive, you’ll have an interest in tech and be a natural problem-solver. With excellent communication skills, you’ll collaborate with both technical and non-technical colleagues.