LocationLocation:
Sutton (Greater London)
DepartmentDepartment:
Digital Services
Salary Details:Salary Details:
£35,150 - £42,642
Contract:Contract:
Permanent
External Advertising End Date
26 Jul 2024

Key Information

Salary: Appointments are normally made at the starting salary, however comparable skills and experience will be considered. Future progression is based on annual performance review.
Hours per week: 35hrs per week
Location: Sutton
Closing Date: 26th July 2024

Job Details

We are seeking a highly motivated Cyber-Security Engineer to safeguard our critical data and infrastructure from cyber threats by implementing and maintaining robust security solutions.

Key Responsibilities:
- Security Assessments & Vulnerability Management: Identifying weaknesses in systems and networks through vulnerability assessments and penetration testing.
- Implementing Security Solutions: Putting in place firewalls, intrusion detection systems (IDS), and other tools to actively block and monitor for threats.
- Patch Management: Ensuring all systems are up-to-date with the latest security patches to fix known vulnerabilities.
- Security Monitoring & Incident Response: Keeping watch for suspicious activity and responding to security incidents effectively. This involves analysing logs, investigating alerts, and containing breaches.
- Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity: Helping develop plans to restore systems and get the business back up and running quickly in case of a cyber attack or other disaster.
- Staying Up-to-Date on Threats: Keeping current with the latest cyber security threats and trends to ensure the company's defences are always effective.
- Security Policy Development & Enforcement: Creating and enforcing security policies to ensure everyone in the organization is following best practices.
- Security Automation: Using automation tools to streamline security tasks and improve efficiency.

Why Join Us?
- Be a crucial part of a dedicated team committed to excellence.
- Enjoy a collaborative and supportive work environment.
- Make a real impact by helping users overcome technical challenges.

If you have a knack for solving problems and a desire to help others, apply today to become our next Cyber-Security Engineer.
 

Department/Directorate Information
The Digital Services Directorate ensures that everyone at the ICR has access to the technology they need to do their jobs effectively including providing specialist IT support to the ICR's research community.

We encourage all applicants to access the job pack attached for more detailed information regarding this role. For an informal discussion regarding the role, please contact Mike Roberts via Email at [email protected]

About The Institute of Cancer Research

Why work for us?

As a member of staff, you'll have exclusive access to a range of staff benefits.

The ICR is committed to supporting overseas applicants applying for roles, please click here to find out further information.

The Institute of Cancer Research, London, is one of the world's most influential cancer research institutes, with an outstanding record of achievement dating back more than 100 years. Further information about working at the ICR can be found here.

We look forward to receiving applications from all candidates, wherever in the world they are currently based. We will select those who display the potential to become, or to support, the world leading cancer researchers of the future based on their application and performance at interview. However, we particularly welcome British applicants from black and ethnic minority backgrounds, as they are under-represented within the ICR and nationwide in STEM roles.

 

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