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threat protection & cyber security recruitment

Jonathan Lee Recruitment’s team of uniquely connected threat protection and cyber security recruitment specialists, offers clients an unrivalled level of expertise in contract, permanent and executive recruitment across the security, protection and defence industries.  

The rise in cyber threats, cyber-attacks and the need for data security is driving longer term investment in cyber security solutions including innovative recruitment services across business, government and domestic environments, which we are uniquely equipped to provide.

Working in partnership with our global clients including SMEs, manufacturing companies, governments, law enforcement, defence and intelligence agencies, we provide world-class recruitment solutions that support:

Cyber Security – Threat Detection - Threat Protection - Homeland Security – Counter Terrorism – Surveillance Technology 

As many of our consultants come from relevant industry backgrounds including defence, IT, electronics, engineering and manufacturing, we pride ourselves on our in-depth understanding of the constantly changing security landscape, the skills, experience and personal attributes required for specialist roles. 

Industry accreditations including REC, ISO, liP and IoD. 

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Cyber Security Specialist

Cyber Security Specialist Nuneaton Salary Range £42000 - £48000 p/a Job Description. Our Client is a world-class, independent engineering consultancy, operating in multiple locations around the world, to support vehicle manufacturers and their supply chain with cutting-edge engineering and testing expertise. We offer full-system design, test and integration expertise to automotive, defence, rail and transport industries and also specialise in developing low carbon and autonomous and co-operative driving technologies. At our headquarters in the Midlands, we have access to one of the most comprehensive vehicle proving grounds which boasts 93km of test tracks and over 35 world-class test facilities and laboratories. Main Purpose of Job Our Client is looking for a dynamic and proactive Cybersecurity Specialist to join a new team in Nuneaton. Based within the Vehicle Resilience department they will form part of the growth strategy within the company. This role will include, but not be limited to, increasing our trusted automotive cybersecurity service offerings with specific focus on: Complete automotive cybersecurity engineering and test service development/delivery with emphasis on a systems engineering approach: Threat and risk analysis Development of cybersecurity concepts and requirements Cybersecurity verification planning and management Cybersecurity vulnerability assessments and penetration testing Design, development and problem solving to ensure client product security Secondary focus will include supporting Functional and Safety specialists to: Further develop our advanced Verification and Safety services Perform any associated new technology research and horizon scanning This technical role requires a highly motivated individual with experience in creative but structured problem resolution, advanced data manipulation / analysis, and new technology cybersecurity test and engineering methods. Key Functions The role offers a wide range of diverse activities and opportunities for the selected individual to make a real difference to the new and existing teams. The following activities cover the typical requirements of the roles: Service Development Research cybersecurity aspects of new technology standards including potential vulnerabilities and secure design principles Develop and validate new cybersecurity engineering capabilities Optimise new technology services through structured continuous improvement Write procedures for the delivery of cybersecurity engineering services Assist in the optimisation of current test and engineering processes and policies Consultancy Lead / assist consultancy, and large / complex, customer programmes Provide technical support in own area of expertise to cross-discipline team Provide internal support to product development areas of HORIBA MIRA Lead / assist research and development projects Problem resolution Project Management Support cross-discipline delivery across core programmes / projects A large part of this role will involve new service strategy, development, implementation and delivery tasks. As such, strong technical knowledge and experience of cybersecurity, computer science and electrical and electronic principles are essential. A working knowledge of test and measurement equipment, antennas, EM theory, systems engineering, and problem resolution will be a significant advantage. Entrants will have a hands-on expert knowledge of cybersecurity test and engineering standards and methods, and an understanding of new vehicle technologies, architectures, diagnostics and applicable test and engineering methods to assess and resolve their associated cybersecurity vulnerabilities. It is essential that applicants understand the challenges of cybersecurity within the automotive industry. Successful candidates will work as part of a collaborative team to deliver customer and development programmes across multiple disciplines including EMC, Connectivity, Cybersecurity and Functional Safety for the automotive, off-highway, agricultural and military sectors. Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) are essential as liaison with both internal project managers and external customers occurs on a daily basis. Excellent time management and flexibility in working hours are essential. Attention to detail and an ability to plan and deliver complex work programmes, along with an understanding of the importance of data validation are key. The successful candidate will have the ability to: Make effective decisions Communicate effectively (written and verbal) Deliver a high standard of technical writing Work under pressure, individually and as part of a team Take responsibility and ownership Remain calm in all situations Plan and prioritise delivery of both short and long duration projects Deliver customer expectations in a timely fashion, to aid contractual / financial goals Ideal Qualifications: Bachelors degree (minimum 2:1) or equivalent qualification in electrical / electronic engineering, computer science, cybersecurity or other relevant discipline Relevant Masters Degree or PhD Professional membership of a relevant engineering or computing institution for example Chartered Engineer Ideal Experience: Minimum 10+ years of experience in a relevant field covering many of the key functions detailed previously Experience in some combination of the following: Wireless technologies (e.g. Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC) Wired networking technologies (e.g. CAN, Ethernet) Embedded operating systems (e.g. QNX, Linux, Android) Threat modelling and vulnerability analysis Security risk assessment Systems engineering Fuzz testing Penetration testing Minimum 15+ years of experience in a relevant field covering many of the key functions detailed previously Knowledge or experience in any of the following: Security engineering for cyber-physical systems Working knowledge of SAE J3061 or other appropriate cybersecurity standards Knowledge of in-vehicle network protocols (CAN, FlexRay, automotive Ethernet) AUTOSAR framework Cryptography principles, applications and implementation considerations What are the candidates likely to be doing now? Hands-on cybersecurity engineer or specialist in a high technology industry or within the automotive Industry Cybersecurity research specialist Other information Must hold a full driving licence If you are interested in this opprtunity, plase apply now! Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Nuneaton

Project Engineering Lead

Project Engineering Lead - Contract & Permanent Edinburgh - Aerospace & Defence A Project Engineering Lead or Technical Programme Manager is required to join the team within a market leading, innovative engineering solutions company that specialise in safety critical and high technology environments. The Project Engineering Lead will lead the engineering activities on their projects that are primarily military products and equipment. The Project Engineering Lead - Key Responsibilities Lead Engineering activities of a multi-discipline engineering team. Deliver Engineering Solutions on time to cost and performance. Own and manage design compliance against requirements. Provide Engineering Support to Operations. Management of Engineering Risk and Opportunity. Define and implement Cost reduction opportunities. Define and maintain engineering estimates, plans and schedules. Support project manager with monthly status / progress reports. Provide primary interface and support to Sales and Marketing Team. Conduct off-site support to trials activities. Technical Skills and Experience required for The Project Engineering Lead Hons Degree in an Engineering Discipline or related Aerospace/Engineering subjects. Well-rounded engineering experiences in all phases of the lifecycle across several projects. Knowledge of Programmes and preferably in several engineering domains. Prior experience in a Team Leader or Principal Engineer Role. Experience of customer/ supplier relations and working within Project teams (IPT's) Good interpersonal skills and able to communicate well with engineering team. Able to lead, encourage and share experience and knowledge with all other engineers. Able to liaise with Operations, Procurement, QA and Programme Management. Able to communicate and with Customer and multiple suppliers. Able to influence and drive change within the team. A broad experience of Design experience, preferably in products for military applications. Experience of the application & management of a design lifecycle. Experience in negotiating and writing requirements specifications. Experience in communicating directly with customers both internal and external. **Security Clearance will be required for this role and therefore only applications from candidates able to obtain or already hold this will be considered** If you feel you meet the requirements for the role of the Project Engineering Lead, please contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on my direct line 01384446102 or email suitable CV's

Contract / Edinburgh, Scotland


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