IT Security Officer

Recruiter
Gold Group Limited
Location
Helensburgh
Salary
£18000 - £27000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted
15 Sep 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
IT Security Officer

Helensburgh

IT Security Officer needed to join my client on a permanent basis. My client are the single contractor providing specialist Waterfront In-Service Support to the Royal Navy's Trident Strategic Weapon System (SWS). The company plays a supporting role in the operational readiness of the nation's nuclear deterrent on board the Vanguard class Trident Submarines and provides the Ministry of Defence (MoD) with safe, efficient and responsive support.

What the role entails:

The Assistant Unit Security Officer (AUSO) will support the Unit Security Officer (USO) in ensuring compliance across all sites to the respective governing security regulations including HM Government Security Policy Framework and Ministry of Defence Joint Service Publications specifically JSP440, but not restricted to.

The Information Technology Security Officer (ITSO) provides oversight of IT security in accordance with MoD policies and procedures and applicable site specific instructions & policies. Manage the integrity and confidentiality of Secret/Official/PSA data in storage and transit. Liaise with CIDA for registration of IT systems and maintain register of system accreditation documentation and associated Security Operational Policies.

What you need to be the successful Security Officer:

* Good knowledge of Joint Service Publication (JSP) 440 and HM Government Security Policy Framework
* Experience of working in a Security Role, including Security Operating Procedures and Policies
* Familiarity with the Government Security Classification System
* Experience with involvement/conducting audits
* Confidentiality and discretion in the workplace
* Strong written and verbal communication skills
* Be able to hold and retain a Security Check (SC) Clearance
* Methodical approach to record keeping
* Ability to work to tight deadlines

Desired skills:

* IT Security Officer Qualification/IT Security Qualification
* Security Officer Qualification
* Understanding of Cyber Threat Vectors

Must be eligible for Security Clearance

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Security Officer to join a large organisation. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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