Job posted26 NovCryptography Engineer

  • Location: Worcestershire
  • Salary: Please enquire
  • Type: Permanent
  • Posted: 26/11/2019
  • Closing Date: 24/12/2019

Job description

Cryptography Engineer - Worcestershire - Key Management, PKI, Crypto,

Outsource UK's Cyber team are looking to recruit a number of Cryptography Engineers for a large Defence client. You will be working on a wide range of crypto technologies, and will provide technical advice and design aspects of systems to include cryptography and key management.

A knowledge of the underpinning technology and an appreciation of the art of the possible in the future is essential in order for you to advise our customers wisely.

You will be involved with a variety of levels of maturity of systems, ranging from research into future concepts for cryptography, through requirements and architecture for future systems, through design of systems that use cryptography, to modifying in-service systems. Most of this work is for Government clients in the UK, but you may be required to work for Commercial and overseas customers on a range of research, customer friend and niche supply side projects.

Essential Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

* Qualified to at least University Honours Degree or equivalent (minimum upper second class)
* Applicable experience working within the Government security domain.
* Knowledge and experience of crypto or key management development
* Proven experience of working in a consultancy role, focused on customer needs and requirements or equivalent engineering role with customer/stakeholder exposure and influence.
* Proven ability to rapidly interpret customer requirements and understand complex trade-offs in drawing conclusions and recommendations.
* Proven ability to work across a broad spread of technical and project domains, understanding and shaping both the "big picture" and technical details.
* Proven ability to engage with technical experts and incorporate their input into broader technical solutions.
* Excellent verbal and written technical English communications skills.

The business is looking to hire 3 experienced candidates and 3 PHD graduates with crypto research experience.

This role is based in Worcestershire is paying a good salary and benefits package. You will be expected to travel to customer and partner sites, mostly in the UK, but some abroad.

We offer an excellent salary and benefits package commensurate with a large company, including flexible benefits, bonus and pension scheme.

This role will definitely require the holder to be able to obtain SC security clearance. Ideally the holder would also be able to obtain a DV level of clearance, for which you will normally have had to have been a resident in the UK for a minimum of 5 years, regardless of nationality.

Outsource UK's Cyber team is CERIS approved, meaning we are independently audited as Ethical Cyber Recruiters by CREST.

If you would like to find out about other Cyber opportunities please contact Rosie Anderson on or phone 0161 694 9214

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