Cyber Security Operations Specialist

  • Full Time
  • Newbury
  • Location: Newbury
  • Salary: Competitive


As we evolve into a truly digital company, Vodafone Group Technology spans across the entire Vodafone footprint and drives our technology advancements, to enable us to be the best and most secure in unified communications. We empower our consumer and enterprise customers to be confidently and securely connected. Our unique capabilities create the best voice and data to our customers and continue our advancement in the Internet of Things (IOT), BIG Data, Cybersecurity, Cloud & Hosting, TV and Video. We’re heading to an exciting future – fancy being part of our Vodafone Gigabit growth?

About the role


An opportunity to ensure our Cyber Security Operations standards are best in class!


A new opportunity has arisen within the Cyber Operations team for an on-boarding specialist.  Working across all business areas to ensure we meet new GDPR regulations you will be responsible for the scoping and delivery of applications, systems and data sources onto the Technology Security suite of controls. You will be expected to perform requirements gathering and conduct workshops with identified stakeholders.



You’ll be responsible for:
Working in a team responsible for BAU on-boarding of applications and data sources to the Technology security suite of controls.
Continuous development of on-boarding process into Technology Security Operations.
Working with Technology Security Consultants and System owners to identify appropriate Security controls to be applied to systems when they are on-boarded.
Conducting requirements gathering and workshops in relation to the Onboarding of these applications and data sources
Drive reporting for agreed KPIs, capacity planning, and on-boarding activities.
Engaging with the wider business to identify and develop standards and best practices.


Things we would consider critical for the role:


Understanding of and ability to articulate requirements relating to some of the following:
Endpoint Protection
Web Application Firewall
Database Activity Monitoring
Patching Services
Vulnerability Scanning
Experience of the operation of a SOC team and good understanding of it’s requirements relating to system logs and events.
Experience working in virtual teams problem solving issues that span different technology departments.
Experience of working in large infrastructure environments in line with industry best practice.
Good understanding of IT/Networks operations and technologies used in Global companies.
Forward looking approach to addressing existing & upcoming security challenges


Things we would rate you even higher for: 


Cyber Security/Tech Security related Degree or related qualification

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