Early Careers BT Global - Cyber Assurance Engineer

Job Req ID:  7296
Posting Date:  19-Jan-2023
Function:  Infrastructure
Location: 

Cheltenham, Cheltenham, United Kingdom

Salary:  £36,500 plus benefits

Cyber Assurance Engineer

 

Salary:            £36,500 plus benefits

Location:        Cheltenham

Starting:         September 2023

 

Begin your Cyber assurance career with BT Global . You may already have some work experience, graduated or due to graduate in 2023 and be keen to develop your skills in an cyber engineering role.

 

If you enjoy problem solving with technology and have aspirations to be working in high end Cyber Security, this is the role for you.

You’ll join our specialist security team that is a trusted partner to governments worldwide, protecting critical national infrastructure and committed to the safety and security of our nation and global communities. Our mission focused work is innovative, inspiring and technologically challenging in a way that makes every day different and stimulating.

You’ll be:

  • You’ll be designing and implementing approaches to test and assure brand new concepts in security software and infrastructure proving they are delivered with a high level of quality, security or performance, with an automate-first ethos
  • You’ll be working with specialists in their area (such as software / infrastructure / systems engineers, data scientists, etc) to deliver high quality solutions for our customers
  • You’ll gain skills and knowledge in quality assurance, automation, continuous delivery/integration, test driven development, software, networks, high speed processing systems and many more

You'll need:  

  • A demonstrable passion for technology and a methodical approach to problem solving.
  • As well as your degree, you’ll need experience in scripting, ideally with at least one of Python, Bash, Powershell or Javascript.  If you’re not proficient, we’ll help.
  • An understanding of the end-to-end software life-cycle and the principles of software scripting in Python, Bash or similar
  • An understanding of physical infrastructure or cloud concepts or an awareness of IP networking or network devices is advantageous.

The nature of our work means you will require a Security (DV) clearance, so we will undertake checks before starting the role with us. Don’t worry a member of the Recruitment Team will talk you through this.

 

You’ll need:

 

  • A demonstrable passion for technology and a methodical approach to problem solving.
  • A 2:2 degree (or be expected to gain) in a STEM based subject
  • As well as your degree, you’ll need experience in scripting, ideally with at least one of Python, Bash, Powershell or Javascript.  If you’re not proficient, we’ll help. The principles and understanding of software scripting in Python, Bash or similar
  • An understanding of the end-to-end software life-cycle from requirements capture through to verification and validation.
  • An understanding of physical infrastructure or cloud concepts or an awareness of IP networking or network devices is advantageous.

The nature of our work means you will require a Security (DV) clearance, so we will undertake checks before starting the role with us. Don’t worry a member of the Recruitment Team will talk you through this.

 

Benefits

  • Discounted BT Broadband, TV & mobile packages and BT products
  • On target Bonus
  • Share options and 10% pension contribution
  • Professional development and paid for industry certifications/qualifications
  • Flexible benefits/rewards including dental insurance, healthcare, gym memberships etc.
  • Well-being support for you and your family
  • 3 days paid volunteering a year

Due to the sensitive nature of this role you may be required to undergo DV (Developed Vetting) level Security Clearance (https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/united-kingdom-security-vetting-clearance-levels/national-security-vetting-clearance-levels).

An allowance of £5k per annum may be payable monthly while you hold this DV and continue to work in a role that requires that level of security clearance.

The terms of this allowance will be made available if you are successful in being recruited into this role.