IT Security & Accreditation Specialist

Posting Date: 23 December 2019

Location: Keynsham, Bristol, GB, BS31 2YH

Company: Babcock

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IT Security & Accreditation Specialist

Keynsham, Bristol


About the role                     

Here in Babcock International we’re looking for an IT Security & Accreditation Specialist in our Digital Solutions team based in Keynsham, Bristol. Our Digital Solutions team provides Information, Analytic, Decision Support and IT Services to it's customers, including the Ministry of Defence (MOD). We are a forward looking division of the business who work closely with our customers to enable their businesses and integrate our services into the existing business operation to improve the business output.

As the IT and Security Accreditation Specialist you would be managing the organisations IT security and accreditation aspects associated with the delivery of the Customer information assets and IT services. A key part of the role is maintaining security accreditation documents, to carefully manage risks from the demands of the business and Customers (to operate information systems and handle information assets) against relevant policy and standards. You would need to be able to liaise and work with the stakeholders at all levels providing knowledge and expertise in the specified field in order to deliver solutions


If you are a proactive individual who has experience of IT Security in the defence sectors, and are looking for a permanent position in a Service Delivery Team, we would like to hear from you.


What do I need to do the role?


You will need relevant IT Security experience and be educated to degree level or holds a relevant professional qualification or equivalent experience. Be CISSP Certified Information Systems Security Professional and CISM Certified Information Security Manager


Certified Cyber Professional (CCP)


You will also need to have experience in the following areas:
•Relevant experience of the Maritime Defence or IT domain.
•Significant experience of working both autonomously, and as part of a team
•Experience establishing and maintaining governance arrangements for managing information assets and IT security

Lastly you will be experienced in ISO27001, Information Security Management System.
What else do I need to know?

  • The successful candidate must be able to achieve the appropriate security clearance level for this role.

About Babcock International
For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.

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We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week’s special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please visit our website.


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