Data Security Ops

Job Req ID:  546
Posting Date:  22-Sep-2022
Function:  Data & AI

Temple Point, Bristol, United Kingdom

Salary:  Competitive with great benefits

Job Locations

Bristol (Primary), Birmingham, Cardiff


About BT

BT has a key role in British society, fostering change and leading technology innovation. From delivering the Olympics, to supporting the emergency services, to investing more into research than any other UK technology company, we take pride in everything we do - and in the people who work here.
We're now a global company operating at the forefront of the information age, employing 90,000 people in 180 countries. And we're on a mission. Guided by our core values of Personal, Simple and Brilliant our goal is to help customers, communities and businesses overcome barriers and release their potential.
So, if you're interested in the power of potential, why not join us today and release yours? You can read more here about what it's like to work at BT.


Why this job matters

The Data and AI Delivery Unit is using innovative ways of leveraging BTs data such as AI and Machine Learning techniques to make better data driven decisions and to drive revenue in both our on-prem and Google Cloud Platform estates. As part of this ambition, it is key to deliver safely, protecting the data at every stage. The data in GCP will be a huge and valuable asset to BT and in response BT must deploy key processes, measurements and capabilities to protect this data. This role is required to ensure the right defence mechanisms are in place and that these are effective within GCP and where necessary the wider BT estate.


Main responsibilities

  • Understand the role of data in relation to Business process and systems
  • Classify the data and apply the appropriate controls
  • Responsible for ensuring that data is protected appropriately whilst at rest and as part of its journey into and through GCP
  • Code pipeline reviews
  • 2nd Line SecOps – working with the GCP Core SecOps Team to mitigate any identified risks


Main skills/experiences required

  • You will have a DevSecOps mindset, with security being job number one 
  • Understanding Data and how to leverage its value in a safe way.
  • Excellent knowledge of Regulation and Industry Standards and Legislations, e.g. GDPR and PECR and applying the right controls to comply.
  • How to get the best out of the data whilst ensuring its safety

  • Working in an agile environment that delivers using DevSecOps

  • Expert knowledge of IT Security policies, objectives, controls and remediations and significant experience in a senior IT Security role.


About British Telecom
We're the leading communications provider with customers in 180 countries. Across the world we enable customer's digital transformations so they can thrive. our focus is simple: be the global provider-of-choice for managed network and IT infrastructure services..