This job has expired

Product Security Engineer

Advantage Resourcing
Barrow-In-Furness, UK
Closing date
5 Nov 2020

View more

Technology & New Media
Contract Type
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Job Details

Product Security Engineer (SC cleared)

12 months contract

My client is a reputable Defence and Engineering organisation with offices in Cumbria. An exciting opportunity has become available for a Principal Product Security Engineer to join the team on an initial 12 months contract - please note, an active SC clearance will be required prior to starting this role.

As a Principal Product Security Engineer you will be responsible for providing input to typical key deliverables


- Responsible for Risk Management Accreditation Document Set (RMADS)
- Provide input into Security Strategy and other accreditation documentation
- Provide technical input of product security activities
- Provide specialist advice to project documentation such as Training Needs Analysis., Technical Publications, Cyber Incident Plans etc.
- Gain understanding of a system, its concept of use and architectures
- Provide an accurate assessment of Product Security in terms of possible threats and attacks
- Advise on the application of secure development practices
- Be able to select appropriate Product Security techniques which are consistent and repeatable for use
- Understand and be able to provide relevant guidance on the threat environment for a programme
- Ensure that Product Security analysis of a project or system is delivered and managed using risk analysis techniques
- Ensure that Product Security analysis work is fully documented
- Contribute and influence the development of Product Security strategies, policies and guidance
- Recommend appropriate controls to mitigate identified risks in line with government and MOD policies
- Present risks and proposed controls to internal and external stakeholders, to achieve agreement and buy-in
- Plan and manage work concurrently across multiple security work programmes
- Provide regular updates on project status / progress in accordance with project specific reporting cycles
- Represent Product Security group at Design Reviews and other engagements
- Ensure Product Security is considered at each stage of the design lifecycle
- Provide technical guidance and support


- Holds NCSC, CCP, SIRA status or able to achieve
- Strong understanding of information security principles
- Able to advise on potential impacts to Product Systems
- Skilled in Product Security Engineering activities - ideally within Defence, Maritime or related domains
- Knowledge of security related activities to support the engineering lifecycle
- Proven in assessing and managing information risk in line with industry good practice
- Skills in assessing and advising on controls to support Product Safety
- Skills in applying Product Security / Information Security concepts to applicable technologies

If interested and you match the criteria above, please send your CV in the first instance for immediate consideration.

Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert