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QinetiQ LogoCyber Intelligence and Security
Job Ref:
8038
Job Type:
Permanent Full Time
Location:
Various
Job Description:

QinetiQ works in partnership with our customers to assure their critical systems with our high level cyber security expertise and services. This is in order to give our customers confidence to operate and credibility with stakeholders to enable operational and competitive advantage. We have a range of roles to offer across all levels of experience in Cyber Intelligence and Security.

Experience in all or some of the following:
  • Integrating, correlating and analysing information.
  • Identifying network anomalies and establishing root cause.
  • Developing defensive responses to active attacks.
  • Deriving, analysing and developing mitigations for information risk.
  • Deriving security requirements whilst considering the proposed solution and threat environment.
  • Creating and applying security cases.
  • Delivering technical solutions from high level design to transition to service.
  • Licensed security testing within a legal and ethical framework.
Knowledge of some or all of the following:
  • Identifying and Mitigating Cyber Security Risks.
  • Information Assurance Frameworks.
  • Technical architecture.
  • Industry trends and advancements in information technology.
Person Specification:
  • Degree in a science, engineering or mathematical subject or able to demonstrate equivalent experience.
  • Candidates should be willing to undergo government vetting to achieve SC and/or DV clearance as required. Due to this there may be certain projects where we will not be able to accept Dual Nationals.
  • Innovative Self-starter able to show initiative.
  • Offers solutions to problems.
  • Able to lead and motivate others while being an enthusiastic team player.
  • Evidence of delivering great results.
  • Strong risk awareness & quality conscious.
  • Able to follow processes and procedures.
  • Present a good impression of a QinetiQ professional.

QinetiQ offers an excellent salary and benefits package commensurate with a large international company.

For further information and to apply, please visit the QinetiQ Job Hub - Job ID 8038.


 

QinetiQ LogoCryptosecurity
Job Ref:
8036
Job Type:
Permanent Full Time
Location:
Various
Job Description:

QinetiQ leads in the provision of expert technical advice in the design and management of systems that include cryptography and key management. We have several roles to offer, across all levels of experience, in the delivery of customer-focussed research, consultancy, design and analysis for future cryptographic and key management systems.

Experience in all or some of the following:
  • Working in information security, cryptography, computer/network security.
  • Working within the Government security domain.
  • Understanding and applying security, risk and assurance concepts to familiar and unfamiliar problems.
  • Working in a consultancy role, focused on customer needs and requirements.
  • Working in an engineering role with customer/stakeholder exposure and influence.
  • Working in and adding value to a multidisciplinary team.
  • Interpreting customer needs; deriving requirements and understanding complex trade-offs in drawing conclusions and recommendations.
  • Working across a broad spread of technical and project domains, understanding and shaping both the ‘big picture’ and technical details.
Knowledge of some or all of the following:
  • Engineering design and implementation processes and methodologies.
  • Digital communications technology.
  • Crypto and key management Research and Development or product design for a standards-regulated market (e.g. UK Government CAPS, FIPS, PCI DSSS).
  • Security risk analysis and requirements capture.
  • Security architectures and technology (hardware, software).
Person Specification:
  • Degree in a science, engineering or mathematical subject or able to demonstrate equivalent experience.
  • Candidates should be willing to undergo government vetting to achieve SC and/or DV clearance as required. Due to this there may be certain projects where we will not be able to accept Dual Nationals.
  • Innovative Self-starter able to show initiative.
  • Offers solutions to problems.

We have a number of vacancies available in this area, hence the grading of successful candidates will be determined in accordance with and in alignment to skills and experience.

QinetiQ offers an excellent salary and benefits package commensurate with a large international company.

For further information and to apply, please visit the QinetiQ Job Hub - Job ID 8036.


 

QinetiQ LogoCombat System Engineer
Job Ref:
8659
Job Type:
Permanent Full Time
Location:
Portsmouth
Job Description:

QinetiQ comprises teams of dedicated people; experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets. We draw on our extensive technical knowledge and intellectual property to provide the know-how and support to solve some of the world's most challenging problems. Our people make the critical difference to customers by providing unique approaches to problem solving. Why don't you join some of the world's finest scientific and technical minds and help us make tomorrow work today?

Specific responsibilities for which the post holder has a requirement to deliver
  • NCSISS – delivering integration processes
  • Other projects requiring combat systems engineering expertise
Knowledge, skills and personal qualities required
  • Qualified to degree level or with relevant suitable experience
  • Proven experience of Naval Combat Systems and Combat System Equipment
  • Understanding of the technical operating environment of defence or similar organisation
  • Modern system integration skills including equipment interfacing
  • Good communication skills to present technical issues in a clear and understandable manner are required including ability to communicate well with the customer
  • Good team leadership ability with experience in directing a small team
  • Proactive resolution of issues
  • Awareness of developments in relevant technical disciplines and systems e.g. Shared Infrastructure
  • Proven problem solver who always looks for benefits for both own organisation and customer
  • UK driving licence
  • Desirable knowledge in one or more of Sensor Systems inc. Radar and Sonar, Data Links, Geospatial referencing, Communications, Command and Command Support Systems, Weapon Systems, Unmanned Vehicle Systems.
Challenges
  • Adoption of new processes and ways of implementation
  • Embracing move towards open systems architecture approach
  • Increasing adoption of common infrastructure
Key accountabilities
  • To the NCSISS Project Manager for time, quality and cost
  • To the NCSISS Technical Lead for engineering solutions and quality
  • To Line Manager for technical discipline including developmental matters

QinetiQ offers an excellent salary and benefits package commensurate with a large international company.

For further information and to apply, please visit the QinetiQ Job Hub - Job ID 8659.


 

QinetiQ LogoServer Engineer
Job Ref:
8318
Job Type:
Permanent Full Time
Location:
Portsmouth
Job Description:

QinetiQ provides support, advice and assistance for developing world-class solutions to complex and challenging Network and Communications problems. This includes providing end-to-end analysis and solutions for a wide variety of CIS, Communications and Network requirements working mainly in the defence environment. We have a range of roles to offer across all levels of experience for Network, CIS and Communications Engineers and Solution Architects and are seeking talented people who can influence the development of current and next generation systems.

Skills and Knowledge
  • Requirements capture for IT systems
  • System design experience of IT systems
  • Configuration of servers and other IT equipment
  • Trouble shooting of IT systems
  • Providing IT support to customers and users
  • Experience of IT integration
  • Systems engineering in an IT environment
  • Knowledge and detailed experience in deploying and supporting Enterprise Infrastructure Services including directory, messaging, back-up and storage
  • Knowledge and experience of lock downs based on Microsoft Group Policy Objects and Group Policy Preference Extensions
  • Demonstrable experience of designing and building VMWare ESXi (ideally VCP6.0 or later) and Microsoft Server 2012 (MCSE ideally).
  • Experience of systems integration, with appreciation of networking requirements for a server infrastructure.
  • Experience in leading and/or mentoring junior team members.
  • Knowledge of JSP 604 and 440 and associated JSPs would be desirable.
Person Specification
  • Degree in a science, engineering or maths subject or demonstrable equivalent experience.
  • Candidates should be willing to undergo government vetting to achieve high level security clearance.
  • Innovative Self-starter able to show initiative.
  • Offers solutions to problems.
  • Able to lead and motivate others while being an enthusiastic team player.
  • Evidence in delivering great results.
  • Strong risk awareness & quality conscious.
  • Able to follow processes and procedures.
  • Present a good impression of a QinetiQ professional.

QinetiQ offers an excellent salary and benefits package commensurate with a large international company.

For further information and to apply, please visit the QinetiQ Job Hub and search for Job ID 8318.


 

QinetiQ LogoNetworks Engineer
Job Ref:
8317
Job Type:
Permanent Full Time
Location:
Farnborough
Job Description:

QinetiQ provides support, advice and assistance for developing world-class solutions to complex and challenging Network and Communications problems. This includes providing end-to-end analysis and solutions for a wide variety of CIS, Communications and Network requirements working mainly in the defence environment. We have a range of roles to offer across all levels of experience for Network, CIS and Communications Engineers and Solution Architects and are seeking talented people who can influence the development of current and next generation systems.

Skills and Knowledge
  • Requirements capture for IP networks
  • System design experience of IP networks
  • Configuration of IP networks
  • Trouble shooting of IP networks
  • Providing network support to customers and users
  • Experience of IT integration
Person Specification
  • Degree in a science, engineering or maths subject or demonstrable equivalent experience.
  • Candidates should be willing to undergo government vetting to achieve SC and/or DV clearance as required. Due to this there may be certain projects where we will not be able to accept Dual Nationals.
  • Innovative Self-starter able to show initiative.
  • Offers solutions to problems.
  • Able to lead and motivate others while being an enthusiastic team player.
  • Evidence in delivering great results.
  • Strong risk awareness & quality conscious.
  • Able to follow processes and procedures.
  • Present a good impression of a QinetiQ professional.
Salary/Benefits
  • Career development across a diverse International organisation
  • 50% off meals at selected restaurants, 40% off cinema tickets.
  • Modern, collaborative working environment
  • Pension - up to 10.5 % Company contributed
  • Flexible Working, Social & family events
  • Health Cash Plan, Health Screening, Employee Assistance 24/7
  • Leading edge technology focus
  • Private Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance at additional cost
  • Childcare or After School Club, Annual Leave Purchase
  • Personal Accident Insurance, Annual Travel Insurance
  • Gym and sports facilities available at larger sites
  • Payroll Giving and Volunteering

QinetiQ offers an excellent salary and benefits package commensurate with a large international company.

For further information and to apply, please visit the QinetiQ Job Hub and search for Job ID 8317.


 

QinetiQ LogoCommunications Engineer
Job Ref:
8316
Job Type:
Permanent Full Time
Location:
Portsmouth

QinetiQ comprises teams of dedicated people; experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets. We draw on our extensive technical knowledge and intellectual property to provide the know-how and support to solve some of the world’s most challenging problems.  Our people make the critical difference to customers by providing unique approaches to problem solving.  Why don’t you join some of the world’s finest scientific and technical minds and help us make tomorrow work today?

Job Description:

QinetiQ provides support, advice and assistance for developing world-class solutions to complex and challenging Network and Communications problems. This includes providing end-to-end analysis and solutions for a wide variety of CIS, Communications and Network requirements working mainly in the defence environment.  We have a range of roles to offer across all levels of experience for Network, CIS and Communications Engineers and Solution Architects and are seeking talented people who can influence the development of current and next generation systems.

Skills and Knowledge
  • Requirements capture for radio and satellite communications systems
  • System design experience of radio and satellite communications systems
  • Test experience of radio equipment
  • Systems engineering in a communications environment
  • Integration of communications systems
  • Knowledge of some or all of VLF, HF, VHF, UHF and satcom systems
  • Knowledge of some or all of Bowman, Falcon, Skynet 5/6, maritime comms systems
Person Specification
  • Degree in a science, engineering or maths subject or demonstrable equivalent experience.
  • Candidates should be willing to undergo government vetting to achieve SC and/or DV clearance as required. Due to this there may be certain projects where we will not be able to accept Dual Nationals
  • Innovative Self-starter able to show initiative
  • Offers solutions to problems
  • Evidence in delivering great results
  • Strong risk awareness & quality conscious

For further information and to apply, please visit the QinetiQ Job Hub and search for Job ID 8316.