Technical Lead Datalink Security


My client is a market leading manufacturer of technology for defence applications.

Due to continued and sustained growth they are currently looking to add a Technical Lead to the Datalink Department on a permanent basis.

The successful applicant will have extensive experience in the design and development of complete Electronic Systems.

Please note that due to the sensitive nature of the products you must be able to obtain DV Clearance.

Role Description
-The successful candidate will be responsible for the implementation of all Datalink Centre of Excellence security solutions, across all deliverable projects across France and the UK, including all associated Datalink Information Assurance and IPR Protection measures.
-The role will involve establishing and maintaining effective interfaces with the Cyber Security team, relevant government technical authorities (CESG, DSTL and French Equivalents), the project and technical leads within the Centre of excellence.
-The role will require suitable security architectures to be defined and incorporated into datalink products for the projects together with the plans and costings for bids etc.
-To ensure maximum re-use of solutions, provisions must be made for the sharing of datalink products between programs, embodying where necessary operating practices and design features.

Qualifications / Experience
-You will preferably have background of security knowledge and application as applied to electronic products, although the role could consider candidates that have the ability to learn and understand complex security architectures across software/firmware and hardware;
-You are DV cleared or are open to applying for DV Clearance;
-You will be able to demonstrate a high degree of self-motivation and drive and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team;
-Excellent communication and presentation skills and the ability to influence technical solutions are crucial to this role;
-It is essential that you are good at building relationships, whether this be internally or externally;
-You will need to be flexible and be prepared to travel and work to timescales;
-You must be capable of gaining the trust and respect of Projects and senior managers, in defining security solutions.

Commutable from:
Stevenage, Bedford, Milton Keynes, London, Cambridge, Braintree, Luton, Aylesbury

Key Words:
Electronic, Hardware, Datalink, Data, Security, Infosec, Cyber, Link, Project, Manager, Technical, Lead, Senior, Defence, Missile

For more information or to apply please contact;
Paul Randall 02392322385

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