Security Specialist

Job Title Security Specialist
Job Location – Reading, Berkshire
Job Role:


  • Build and run the company’s network monitoring capabilities.
  • Ensure the best use of cyber security tools to protect the company, the customers, partners and systems from cyber-attacks and security incidents
  • Monitor security vulnerabilities and threats in network and host systems
  • Liaise and collaborate with key stakeholders in relation to IT security threats
  • Develop strategies to handle security incidents and trigger investigations
  • Implement an effective process for the reporting of security incidents
  • Responsible for creating and maintaining security incident response plans
  • Responsible for creating and maintaining IT Business Continuity Plans
  • Oversee the investigation of reported security breaches
  • Keep abreast with the latest regulations and compliance requirements
  • Champion and educate the organisation on the latest security strategies and technologies
  • Conduct continuous assessment of current IT security practices and systems and identify areas for improvement
  • Track latest IT security innovations and keeping abreast of latest cyber security technologies
  • Deliver new security technology approaches and implement next generation solutions
  • Create and implement a strategy for the deployment of information security technologies
  • Ensuring Security and Privacy Impact Assessments are carried out at design stage
  • Develop security tests for coding, and to carry out code security reviews
  • Contribute towards ISO, DPP, and other relevant accreditation
  • Maintain up to date knowledge and an awareness of security trends, keeping abreast of new risks, through self-education and attendance to industry seminars, to ensure ongoing security risk analysis and the implementation of technical systems and procedures to minimise risk
  • Liaise with clients and potential clients to confidently articulate and demonstrate our security capabilities
  • To attend IT security conferences or events for information gathering for presenting and sharing internally
  • To sit on internal security board meetings and customer meetings

Knowledge and Experience

  • You will be expected to hit the ground running in a fast-paced environment with a growing workload, and have a high enough skill set to solve problems and find solutions with minimal hand holding
  • Experience working with fast data processing workflows including environment and deployment models, ingest data pipelines, security, and infrastructure.
  • Skills in monitoring and configuring a range of security tools and determining the best course of action when they alert us that we need to take action.
  • A thorough understanding of cyber security and cyber-crime, including the key threats and the tools used to protect an organisation from them.
  • A track record of responding to a range of cyber security incidents in a calm and consistent manner.
  • Previous experience of cyber investigations and of internet topology and artifacts that can be used to identify attackers and the methods they use.
  • A proven cyber and information security background, ideally in financial services.
  • Exceptional communications skills, with the ability to translate complex technical concepts into everyday language.
  • CISM, CISSP, CEH or other cyber related qualification or training
  • You will be an existing participant and regular attendee of technical/security industry events
  • Change management and business process experience
  • Proven track record of driving change programmes
  • Excellent knowledge of general security risks, at both technical and business level
  • Technical understanding, of Firewalls, Routers, VPN’s, Penetration Testing, Server Hardening, User Access Rights.
  • Knowledge of all layers of security; Perimeter, Network, Application, Data, Operations, Policies, Monitoring and Response.
  • Provide to the business the security architecture experience needed in order to advise and ensure appropriate development and deployment of new products, services and environments
  • Manage and create IT Operations processes and Control activities across the business to ensure alignment with business priorities and engender continuous improvement.


  • CISM/CISA/CISSP/Security+/etc

CAD Technician

CAD Technician
Winchester, Hampshire

CAD Technician responsibilities;

  • Draw within AutoCAD, electrical room layouts, electrical room sections and single line diagrams for installation of power infrastructure and associated ancillary items.
  • Update existing electrical drawings with site survey information and at a project ‘as built’ status.
  • Create and update schematic diagrams for broadcast and satellite systems.
  • Ensure compliance with the CAD quality procedures and protocols as they relate to drawing production.

CAD Technician experience;

  • Previous related drawing experience in mechanical and electrical CAD drawings
  • ONC or equivalent experience

CAD Technician skills;

  • Technical knowledge of AutoCAD 2013 (2D) and above
  • CDM Regulations and Health and Safety compliance awareness
  • Technical training and experience across electrical and power disciplines

The CAD Technician / CAD Engineer will provide electrical drawing services related to the installation, maintenance and operation of broadcast equipment.