Cyber Security Engineer - NCSC FIPS

12 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: Cyber Security Engineer Quickview: Cyber Security, Information Assurance, NCSC, FIPS, Network Security Sector: Satellite / Space Industry Location: Farnborough Salary: £45,000 to £62,000 Cyber Security Engineer: This is a unique opportunity to work as part of a leading edge company within the security and satellite communications industry, where you will also have the opportunity to undertake secondments to the NCSC. You will adopt a key role within the department by becoming the authority for all security related aspects involved in security development. Your knowledge will ensure solutions meet the security requirements fit for the market with world class cutting edge technology. You will work with user communities, clients, the NCSC and similar agencies to understand the security threats, needs, requirements and vulnerabilities. Key to the success of your role is to influence designs at the earliest point of the solution life cycle and liaise with all members of the design team to ensure requirements are understood and can be fully implemented. You will have the following skills and expertise: * 5+ years industrial experience in a related area * Detailed understanding of security related principles, including authentication, protocols and cryptography * Ability to analyse systems, identify risk and understand security weaknesses * Knowledge of security evaluation processes (e.g. NCSC, FIPS) * Documentation for security evaluations (e.g. Security Targets, Crypto Processes, Key Management Plan) * Network communication security Benefits: Your salary will be highly competitive and benefits include healthcare, pension, life assurance and generous holiday entitlement. Send me your CV now and I will call to discuss the role in more depth