Infosec Engineer

Expiring today

Location
Bristol
Salary
Competitive hourly rate
Posted
28 Feb 2017
Closes
28 Mar 2017
Ref
11401955
Contact
Dale Williams
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Contract
Infosec Engineer required to support Information Security Risk Analysis and Risk Treatment for systems developed and delivered by the client, responsible for the promotion and realization of the Infosec strategy on given projects.

The contract is initially for 6 months (on-going thereafter). Competitive hourly rate offered by the department.

Typical activities will include:
Involvement in entire systems engineering lifecycle of delivered systems including specification of security requirements, development of security architectures, reviewing design and implementation, specification of verification requirements and review of verification outputs.
Development of Risk Management and Accreditation Documents for delivered systems in accordance with UK MOD requirements.
Application and interpretation of HMG and MOD Infosec Policy.
Support to client use of HMG security evaluation schemes such as IT Health Check, CAPS.
Contribution to and conduct of trade studies related to security.
Assist in the integration of Infosec activities with system engineering and design programs to ensure the timely delivery of material supporting the security case.
Liaison with customers, accreditors and technical authorities.
The successful candidate will have the below skills:
Demonstrable knowledge of systems engineering, electronics principles and software technology and development principles as applicable to system development projects.
Demonstrable knowledge of the application of HMG and MOD Infosec Policy and Guidance.
Exposure to generation of Risk Management and Accreditation Documents.
Experience of product / systems development environment.
Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
Effective written and verbal communication skills with ability to adapt message content depending on audience or stakeholder set.

Candidates must be willing to undergo a security vetting procedure.