Cyber Security Apprentice

  • QA Apprenticeships
  • , Greater London
  • £10.58 per hour

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  • GMFJ Reference
    245918
  • Wages
    £10.58 p/h
  • Hours
    37.50 per week
  • Date Posted
    31/01/2024
  • Start Date
    31/01/2024
  • Duration
    Not Specified

  • Location
  • Status
    Now Taking Applications
  • Sector
    Cyber security professionals
  • Opportunity Type
    Higher Level 4
  • Employer
    QA Apprenticeships

Description

Employer description: 
Ebiquity is a Media Services organisation headquartered in the UK, with operations in over 19 offices worldwide. We work with over 70 of the world’s leading advertisers and analyse over $100bn annually. With our 650+ employees, our experts enable the world’s biggest brands to achieve a better return on their media and marketing investments. We are passionate about creating clarity for our clients.



Overview: 
We are now looking for an eager candidate to join us as an apprentice. 
The role holder will be responsible for providing day to day support in triaging security-related incidents originating from both internal and external customers. 



Salary:
£22,000 per annum.



Duties:





  • Work with our Managed Detection & Response provider to remediate security incidents


  • Provide support and analysis during and after a security incident


  • Ensuring security patching for systems is completed and troubleshooting any patching issues


  • Working with external penetration testers and creating remediation plans


  • Execute and manage frequent vulnerability scans and create remediation plans


  • To monitor, maintain and protect Ebiquity’s networks, systems and assets from malicious activity


  • Recommend security best practices and evaluate security tools


  • Participate in security investigations and compliance reviews, as requested by internal or external auditors




Other responsibilities include reporting to management concerning residual risk, vulnerabilities and other security exposures, including misuse of information assets and noncompliance.



What we are looking for:
It is expected that the role holder will understand technical principles of IT and are able to provide support on Information Security to our regions locally and internationally.
In addition, the role holder will be a good communicator able to translate technical Information Security concepts into language understandable by non-technical stakeholders.



Essential:





  • Analytical and problem-solving skills 


  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) 


  • Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration skills 


  • Demonstrable Technical understanding of IT infrastructure such as networks, Azure Active Directory, Windows Server and Windows Active Directory 




Entry requirements:





  • An A-Level in ICT


  • OR an International Baccalaureate at Level 3 in ICT


  • OR a Level 3 apprenticeship in a similar subject


  • OR a BTEC Extended Diploma in IT (180 credits)




You may also have a combination of qualifications and experience which demonstrate the minimum foundation needed for the programme. In this instance you could still be considered for the programme.



If you hold international equivalents of the above qualifications, at the time of your application you must be able to provide an official document that states how your international qualifications compare to the UK qualifications. 



For more information, please visit the UK ENIC website. 



Benefits include:





  • 25 days holiday


  • Hybrid working: 2-3 days/week in the office


  • Extra day off for birthday


  • Healthcare Cash Plan


  • Life Assurance (3x salary)


  • Access to TechScheme and CycleScheme


  • Employee Assistance Programme


  • Salary Sacrifice Stakeholder Pension Scheme


  • Salary Sacrifice Childcare Voucher Scheme


  • Regular Social Activities


  • Healthy breakfast in the office




Future prospects:
On completion of the Apprenticeship, you have the potential to move into full time role within the Cyber Security team.



Important information: 
Our apprenticeships are the perfect way to gain new skills, earn while you learn, and launch yourself into an exciting future. With over 30,000 successful apprenticeship graduates, we're a top 50 training provider, dedicated to helping you succeed. 
Apply now!

For more information about this vacancy please contact QA on 01793696141 (Ref ID: 245918)

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