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Cyber security graduate

Salary: Competitve

Location: Nationwide

Application Deadline: EXPIRED

Job Type: Graduate scheme

Contract Type: Permanent

The job

Summary of the job role

To address this critical skills shortage areas within the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority
(NDA) group. To work to a high standard within the nuclear industry and fulfil all obligations in
relation to the Cyber Security Graduate programme.

This NDA funded programme is a platform for extraordinary individuals with strong problem-solving ability, flexibility, mobility and communication skills to get their cyber career in the nuclear industry off to a flying start.

Cyber Security skilled professionals are highly sought after by the nuclear industry. During the
programme you will develop your talent in the rapidly-growing Cyber Security sector.

? You will secure an exciting, challenging and stimulating role in the nuclear industry
through; three secondments across the sector, supply chain or Government bodies;

? technical and behavioural training zones structured against the needs of the industry;

? excellent on-the-job experience.

All whilst building a foundation of knowledge, skills and experience in critical areas of Cyber

Our graduate programme is open to graduates and post graduates who are eligible to work in
the UK.

The successful candidates will need to achieve UK SC Security Clearance to undertake the

How you'll expect to spend your day

The primary role of a Cyber Security Graduate is to apply an understanding of cyber
threats, hazards, risks, controls, measures and mitigation to protect organisations and

? Those focused on the technical side may work on areas such as security design and
architecture, security testing, investigations & response.

? Those focused on the risk analysis side may work on areas such as operations, risk,
governance and compliance.

? Whether focused on the technical or risk analysis side you will work to achieve required
security outcomes in a legal and regulatory context. You will develop and apply practical
knowledge in information security to deliver solutions that fulfil organisations requirements.

? Develop the technical skills needed to assist in the prevention of cyber-crime and help
protect organisations against malware.

? Gain an understanding of the NDA group and assist them in achieving their objectives by
assessing the risks and recommending pragmatic security solutions.

? Assist in the design and recommendation of security measures and controls that protect the
NDA group without impacting unduly on its day to day operations.

? Gain invaluable experience by learning challenging theory and applying this on-the-job.

? Develop the knowledge and skills required, such as how to defend against attack
techniques and sources of threat, risk management and building a security case, to equip
you to be a future Cyber Security specialist.

The candidate

Required Education

Essential - A minimum of a 2.2 degree.

Desirable - A minimum of a 2.2 degree in a Cyber Security or STEM (Science, Technology,
Engineering or Mathematics) related subject.

Good to have

Strong organisational skills, attention to detail and accuracy

? An active interest in Cyber Security and a good understanding of the Cyber Threat

? A good understanding of wider internet protocols.

? An enthusiasm for the subject along with an inquisitive nature

Continue reading to learn what it's like to work at Energus

Life at Energus for graduates

We work closely with the NDA estate and Nuclear Supply Chain organisations to provide budding new young professionals, who are keen to develop their career prospects both locally and nationally.

We ensure that all graduates have the skills and knowledge available to seamlessly integrate into careers in the nuclear industry. All graduates undertake a robust training program and regular rotation throughout the estate to ensure diverse exposure to industry.

One of the advantages that sets us a cut above the rest, is that we actively work with our graduates. We have listened to their career aspirations and successfully steered and opened doors to ensure they are on their way to successfully achieving their L6 qualification whether this be in IT, Project Management, Business, Engineering or a Science related discipline.


Bespoke training

travel allowance

Employee Assistance programme

Competitive Salary


25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays

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