Cyber Security Lead

£45,000 - £57,000 + Benefits

Hampshire - Hybrid – Mostly Home-Based
Occasional Travel to Site

Security Clearance Level: SC (for more information, contact recruiter)

Opportunity to work for a global market leader in engineering and defence in supporting work that produces effective assurance solutions for sensitive programmes within National Civil and Defence Groups.


Developing assurance solutions for key, high-profile clients within sensitive programmes, you will advise on tooling that will facilitate effective assurance actions, help develop risk assessment methodologies and improve quality and customer confidence. You will be joining a talented, skilled team whose remit is not confined purely to assurance but offering other opportunities to deliver great security by design.

Essential Experience

We are looking for a security professional who possesses:

  • Experience in maintaining elements of security documentation sets (SyOps, RMADs, Security Management Plans, ISMS elements)
  • MoD, Government, Home Office experience
  • Stakeholder management skills
  • Understanding of different lifecycles/methodologies (waterfall, incremental, agile, DevOps)
  • Experience of processes involved in gaining and maintaining accreditation for secure/sensitive systems
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Capable of developing and communicating reports to meet defined objectives for intended audience
  • Understanding of encryption and protocols and structures in support of deployment
  • Understanding of purpose and effectiveness of security testing / IT Health Checks
  • Understanding of the controlling processes for the systems engineering lifecycle (e.g. requirements management, configuration management, testing and assurance) and where cyber assurance fits in to these
  • Solid understanding of Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability

Interview Process
2 Stages. Both remote.

Up to £57,000 + Benefits incl. Private Medical, Flexible Bens, Holiday buy-back, 33 Days Annual Leave  


To apply, follow the instructions on this page or send an updated copy of your CV to Myles at Copello and arrange a call


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