Cyber Security Technologist Apprentice
Cyber Security Technologist Apprentice

Cyber Security Technologist Apprentice

Irwin Mitchell

Apprenticeship
Higher Apprenticeship

Job type

Apprenticeship

Function

Information Technology

Closing Date

November 14, 2020, 00:00

Starting Salary

£17,017.00 - Annually

Why we need you

As part of the Cyber Security Technologist apprenticeship, you’ll help to detect and defend against cyber threats. You’ll also develop an understanding of fundamental cyber security theory, techniques, risk analysis and law.

You’ll focus on the theory, but more importantly, you’ll get real world experience with practical, practical learning. You’ll also learn a lot about teamwork and be at the cutting edge of modern cyber security. Your duties and responsibilities in this role will consist of:

  • Assisting with our Security Operations Centre and Cyber Threat Intelligence capability to pro-actively detect malicious activity and cyber-risk
  • Helping with the development of policies and guides
  • Assisting with security training and awareness, including phishing simulation testing
  • Conducting threat assessments and penetration tests
  • Cyber-risk management work

The benefits

Irwin Mitchell is unlike any other law firm. Nationally acclaimed, with a strong international capability, it offers a broad range of legal services to national and international organisations and institutions, small and medium-sized businesses and private individuals.

Irwin Mitchell is the 11th largest law firm in the UK with one of the five largest Private Wealth teams in the country, operating out of 15 UK offices.

It currently employs over 3,000 people, including over 1,000 legally trained personnel and has helped over one million clients in its 100 year history.

The requirements

5 GCSEs grades A*-C/9-4 or equivalent (including English Language and maths).

  • Good all round technical knowledge of IT systems and networking
  • Good all round technical knowledge of information security concepts and cyber threats
  • Proactive with an organised and methodical approach, operating with pace, enthusiasm and creativity
  • Highly motivated individual with the drive to learn and succeed
  • Ability to read and absorb complex information from various sources (books, online)
  • Able to effectively challenge, negotiate and influence
  • Confident working with technology
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A passion for technology and cybersecurity
  • Hardworking
  • Able to work well as part of a team
  • Reliable
  • Self Motivated
  • Punctual

Location

1 St Peter's Square

M2 3AF

Manchester

England

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