Cyber Security Analyst Level 4 Higher Apprenticeship (Brentford)
Cyber Security Analyst Level 4 Higher Apprenticeship
Start date: September 2018
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There has never been a more exciting time to get involved in technology!
As a global technology leader, our products and services transform lives and businesses around the world every day. Whether it’s helping develop the smart cities of the future, transforming healthcare or enabling the development of entire economies in the developing world, we are helping to build the digital infrastructure of the future!
We are looking for innovation leaders, those who embrace technologies, are curious, excited by the pace of change and can apply their creativity, energy and determination to help us in enabling people and business to succeed in the digital world. These 2-year level 4 apprenticeships, with an attractive starting salary, provide you with a great platform to kick-start your tech career at Vodafone and help connect the world!
Our Cyber Security Analyst Level 4 Apprenticeship combines online learning, classroom training and on-the-job experience which will enable you to tackle the challenges posed by this rapidly expanding industry. This apprenticeship is an excellent fit if you are currently in a role in the IT sector and you want to specialise in cyber security or if you are new to the cyber security sector and want to advance your skills.
This apprenticeship gives you a great opportunity to develop and enhance your cyber skills, ensuring you have the technical grounding needed to become a skilled security analyst, security architect, or software tester.
On successful completion of the programme, you will gain the following qualifications:
•Cyber Security Analyst L4
A highlight of your apprenticeship will be QA’s Cyber Labs. This is an experience which immerses you in real life, cyber-attack situations in a purpose-built, controlled, facility uniquely constructed by QA. This hands on practice, held over three days, arms you with the skills to pass your programme whilst giving you an advantage over others who may not have overcome challenges like these before.
The Cyber Security Analyst will apply an understanding of cyber threats, hazards, risks, controls, measures and mitigations to protect organisations systems and people. They will work to achieve required security outcomes in a legal and regulatory context in all parts of the economy with a particular focus on security design & architecture, security testing, investigations & response.
Operating within the Vodafone Fixed Line Assure and Operate models, the main focus of this role is to provide the support required to resolve security and network related incidents and to deliver projects and customer implementations activities on a 24/7 basis. You will contribute to objectives to improve: fault management performance, Service reliability & Service performance.
This is a real-time operational role providing a ‘centre of excellence’ for supporting complex multi-technology solutions, in addition to a providing a comprehensive knowledge of specific cyber security technologies.
What you will need
•Have achieved a minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade C or above (including Maths and English Language)
•Have completed your Level 3 studies (A-levels, BTEC Level 3 or Level 3 Apprenticeship) by September 2018
•Ideally a Level 3 qualification in an IT-related subject
•Be eligible to work in the UK and will not be in full-time education by September 2018
•Have lived in the UK and/or EU for 3 years prior to September 2018