IT Security Intelligence Analyst - Industrial Placement
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IT Security Intelligence Analyst - Industrial Placement

Employer
BAE Systems
Salary
£18,000
Location
Preston

Job description

As an IT Security Intelligence Analyst, you'll be working as part of a dynamic team safeguarding BAE Systems UK enterprise IT infrastructure against Cyber threats by gathering security intelligence and analysing it against the IT environment to ascertain the risk to the business.

Applied Intelligence Ltd

We help nations, governments and businesses around the world defend themselves against cybercrime, reduce their risk in the connected world, comply with regulation, and transform their operations.

We do this using our unique set of solutions, systems, experience and processes - often collecting and analysing huge volumes of data. These, combined with our Cyber Special forces - some of the most skilled people in the world, enable us to defend against cyber-attacks, fraud and financial crime, enable intelligence-led policing and solve complex data problems.

We employ over 4,000 people across 18 countries in the Americas, APAC, UK and EMEA.

Our Enterprise IT Services team has a vital role in delivering some of Applied Intelligence’s key projects, as well as providing IT services for the wider BAE Systems business.

We recognise the individual needs of our employees and are proud to offer flexible working arrangements where possible.

As an IT Security Intelligence Analyst you will be involved with recording events to ensuring risks are managed through IT security incident response and where applicable passed into security engineering to investigate mitigating controls. You will be responsible for ensuring the Threat and Intelligence Service is operated in line with agreed service definitions and measures whilst developing the Threat and Intelligence Service through process, people and technology where appropriate. This role will involve researching, analysing and interpreting threat intelligence to support; incident response, risk assessments, security strategy and planning activities and underpin business cases for new security capabilities.

Company information

At BAE Systems, we provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employ a skilled workforce of some 83,100 people in over 40 countries. Working with customers and partners, we develop, engineer, manufacture and support products and systems to deliver military capability and national security solutions – helping to protect people and keep critical information and infrastructure secure. That’s work that matters and inspires us.

Person requirements

In terms of personal qualities, you’ll need strong analytical skills and creativity to devise methods of producing optimum performance output. It is also essential as an IT Security Intelligence Analyst to be able to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, so excellent communication skills are a must.

Qualifications and experience requirements

To apply, you’ll need to be on track to achieving a minimum 2:1 bachelor's degree in a relevant degree subject – please refer to the BAE Systems website for further details. You must also be eligible to work in the UK and be able to successfully achieve security clearance.

Accepted degree subjects

Any

Salary

£18,000

A conditional offer to join our Graduate Development Framework subject to performance and availability of suitable roles

Location

Preston

Contract and working hours

Fixed term · Full-time

Start date

Summer

How to apply

Closing date: 31/10/2017

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 31/10/2017

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