Tesco
graduate scheme

Technology Cyber Security Graduate

Job description

We care about cyber security, and it's critical that we protect our data and systems. You’ll receive specific cyber security training and real projects to work on, so you can develop your skills. You’ll work as part of a global cyber security team, collaborating with a range of specialists.

Our cyber security team are the eyes and ears of our organisation. We use the latest technologies to increase visibility and protection of systems, services and data. To do this, we need to stay ahead of the latest threats and continuously improve our tooling, procedures and processes. We work collaboratively with our software and systems engineering teams to support security throughout the development lifecycle, as well as to build proactive monitoring and responses to security events.

You’ll develop a broad knowledge of cyber security, completing placements across a range of security functions from security operations to vulnerability management, security testing, and monitoring and capability. You’ll have the opportunity to work on incident response, security platforms and security architecture and many more. You’ll also contribute to a global cyber defence effort by evaluating, securing systems and responding to incidents.

Sounds like the programme for you? Click here to read about our application process and let us know if you need support.

Benefits

We offer excellent benefits that help make Tesco a great place to work! These include but ar’n’t limited to:

  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Holiday starting at 20 days plus a personal day rising to 22 days after 12 months (plus 8 Bank holidays)
  • Retirement savings plan - save between 4% and 7.5% and Tesco will match your contribution
  • Life Assurance - five x contractual pay
  • Great colleague deals and discounts, saving you money on everyday purchases, eating out and utility bills for the home
  • Opportunities to get on - take advantage of our ongoing learning opportunities and award-winning training, to help you achieve the job and career you want

Click here to read more about the benefits we have available for our colleagues

About Tesco

Our vision at Tesco is to become every customer's favourite way to shop, whether they are at home or out on the move. Our core purpose is ‘Serving our customers, communities and planet a little better every d’y’. Serving means more than a transactional relationship with our customers. It means acting as a responsible and sustainable business for all stakeholders, for the communities we are part of and for the planet.

We are proud to have an inclusive culture at Tesco where everyone truly feels able to be themselves. At Tesco, we not only celebrate diversity, but recognise the value and opportunity it brings. We're committed to creating a workplace where differences are valued, and make sure that all colleagues are given the same opportunities. We're a big business with diverse working patterns and many business areas which means that we can find something that works for you. Everyone is welcome at Tesco.

We have recently announced that we will be moving towards a more blended working week – combining office and remote working. Our offices will continue to be where we connect, collaborate and innovate. Please talk to us to about how this can work for you.

What we are looking for

We’re looking for graduates who want to be part of a cross-functional, diverse and global team. If you’re well-organised, pragmatic, a problem solver with an inquisitive mind then we want to hear from you. While it’s not essential you have a degree in computer science or a STEM subject, you must be able to demonstrate your technical ability and a passion for cyber security.

Accepted degree subjects

Any

Additional job details

Location
Welwyn Garden City
Salary
£37,000

Contract, dates and working times

Start Date 4 September 2023

Full-time

How to apply

We recruit on a rolling basis, which means roles will be filled on a first come first served approach, so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

Should you be successful in your application, your offer will be subject to and conditional upon you providing your bank account details, and evidence of right to work for the duration of the programme on your agreed start date.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 31 October 2022

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Closing date:  31 October 2022

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