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Cyber Security Manager
Whiteknights Reading UK

Job reference: SRF35644

Location: Whiteknights Reading UK

Closing date: 14/06/2021

Job live date: 01/06/2021

Salary: £41,526 to £51,034 per annum

Employment type: PM-ALC

Department: Digital Technology Services

Division: Service Delivery & Operations

Hours per week: 1.0 FTE

Employment Basis/Type: Full time, Permanent

The Cyber Security Manager is responsible for the protection and improvements of IT security. The post holder is responsible and accountable for ensuring that the IT services portfolio meets customer and business requirements.

The post holder is responsible for coordination with the Enterprise Architect, Head of Operations, Cloud Services Manager and Infrastructure Manager to design and manage IT infrastructure ensuring that quality, efficiency and agility goals are achieved whilst remaining protected against security threats.

You will have:

  • Experience of securing M365 and Azure services
  • Knowledge of traditional authentication processes such as Active Directory
  • Good knowledge of DHCP, DNS and networking principles.
  • Experience in leading a team and driving best practice
  • Experience of running enterprise grade security capabilites including SIEM, XDR, EDR.

N.B. some manual handling work will be required.

Interviews to be held TBC

Informal contact details

Contact role:

Head of Operations

Contact name:

Kevin Mortimer

Contact email:

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. By reference to the applicable SOC code for this role, sponsorship may be possible under the Skilled Worker Route.  Applicants should ensure that they are able to meet the points requirement under the PBS.  There is further information about this on the UK Visas and Immigration Website.

​​​​​​​The University is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce, supports the gender equality Athena SWAN Charter and the Race Equality Charter, and is a Diversity Champion for Stonewall, the leading LGBT+ rights organisation. Applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements are welcomed and will be considered in line with business needs.


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