IT Security Intelligence Analyst - Industrial Placement

As an IT Security Intelligence Analyst, you'll be working as part of a dynamic team safeguarding BAE Systems UK enterprise IT infrastructure against Cyber threats by gathering security intelligence and analysing it against the IT environment to ascertain the risk to the business.

Applied Intelligence Ltd

We help nations, governments and businesses around the world defend themselves against cybercrime, reduce their risk in the connected world, comply with regulation, and transform their operations.

We do this using our unique set of solutions, systems, experience and processes - often collecting and analysing huge volumes of data. These, combined with our Cyber Special forces - some of the most skilled people in the world, enable us to defend against cyber-attacks, fraud and financial crime, enable intelligence-led policing and solve complex data problems.

We employ over 4,000 people across 18 countries in the Americas, APAC, UK and EMEA.

Our Enterprise IT Services team has a vital role in delivering some of Applied Intelligence’s key projects, as well as providing IT services for the wider BAE Systems business.

We recognise the individual needs of our employees and are proud to offer flexible working arrangements where possible.

As an IT Security Intelligence Analyst you will be involved with recording events to ensuring risks are managed through IT Security Incident Response and where applicable passed into Security Engineering to investigate mitigating controls. You will be responsible for ensuring the Threat and Intelligence Service is operated in line with agreed Service definitions and measures whilst developing the Threat and Intelligence Service through process, people and technology where appropriate. This role will involve researching, analysing and interpreting threat intelligence to support; incident response, risk assessments, security strategy and planning activities and underpin business cases for new security capabilities.

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What you’ll need

To succeed in this area, you’ll need to be on course to achieving a 2:1 Bachelor's degree for our undergraduate schemes. Please refer to each business unit listed below for accepted degree subjects. In addition, you must be eligible to work in the UK and be able to successfully achieve security clearance.

In terms of personal qualities, you’ll need strong analytical skills and creativity to devise methods of producing optimum performance output. It is also essential as an IT Security Intelligence Analyst to be able to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, so excellent communication skills are a must. As a company committed to talent, we welcome applications from a diverse range of people, from all backgrounds and with many different skills, experience and perspectives. 

Where could you be?

Applied Intelligence: Everything we do creates a safer future. In a new age of cyber threats, our people have a shared vision to protect the connected world, to create and deliver intelligent global solutions across an ever changing technological landscape. As a new graduate, we expect you to be ready to tackle (and enjoy!) programming tasks from the outset, but we will take the time to mentor you through smaller packages of work and enhancements to our product range. You will work primarily in Java, however we always look for the best framework for the job; some of our developments use C# .NET, C++ and HTML5 technologies. Our projects range from pure R&D to major new product developments and enhancements. You’ll be involved in all parts of the software lifecycle, and as you gain experience, your responsibilities will widen. We are obsessed about solving problems for our customers; we bring together great minds who face tough challenges on a daily basis, and are encouraged to make a difference.

Which scheme?

Industrial Placement: We offer a range of 12-month placement opportunities for undergraduates in Applied Intelligence - Filton. Taking your place as part of the team, you’ll share the everyday challenges and the long-term objectives to get an insight into a career as a professional engineer and gain valuable industry experience. The starting salary for Industrial Placement students is £18,000.

Learning and Development

Whichever scheme you join, we’ll encourage and support you to reach your full potential. You’ll have the opportunity to learn more about us – who we are and what we do. You’ll have the opportunity to receive world-class training and support. But perhaps most importantly, you’ll have the opportunity to get involved in our projects – gaining the insights that can only come from real world experience. 

Opportunity Overview

  • Closing Date: Today
  • Salary: £18,000
  • Minimum Degree: 2:1
  • Placement Duration: Year-long
  • Location: Various Locations
  • Region: South West
  • Type: Work Placement / Internship

Disciplines accepted...

  • Computer & IT
  • Hardware
  • Software
  • Systems

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