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We take Cyber Security seriously – we’re investing in the latest tools to ensure the information we use to run our business, and the information our customers entrust us with, is protected. Join us as an IT Security Engineer where you’ll play an important role in the protection of our systems and data.

IT Technical Security Engineer
Birmingham, Bath Row, B15 1LZ
Salary: £43, per annum
Hours: 35 hours per week
Contract Type: Full Time, Permanent

The Role

Reporting to our IT Security Manager, you’ll be involved in IT security projects, working with the wider Technology & Transformation team to research, diagnose and identify effective solutions proactively to uphold and maintain high levels of data security. You’ll be involved in the continuous improvement of our cyber security, putting in place IT practices and tools, and staying ahead of cyber security threats. We all have a role to play in keeping information secure – a key message you’ll be passionate about communicating in all stakeholder interactions.

Our Ideal Candidate?
We’re seeking a proactive individual with a genuine interest and enthusiasm for information security, who:

  • Holds a recognised Information Security qualification or has time served work experience in an Information Security related role.
  • Understands a wide remit of technical control mechanisms including network based, web browsing, email and mobile device controls.
  • Is an effective communicator, able to build good professional relationships and work collaboratively with the IT team and wider organisation departments.
  • In order to maintain visibility and strong working relationships across our organisation, the successful candidate should expect to work from our Head Office, or other Midland Heart sites, around 3 days per week.

    Who are Midland Heart?
    We’re a large and ambitious housing organisation providing more people an affordable place to call home. We welcome people from every walk of life, at every stage of their career. We expect a lot from our people but in return you can be assured of a great place to work, where you will be well rewarded and where great people are able to succeed. Whether you want to build your career with us, or use your experience to move on, we’re here to develop your potential.

    Applications close at midnight on Sunday 17th April .

    We’re proud to be a Disability Confident Employer. Please feel free to contact us if you would like to discuss any adjustments you might need in order to be successful in this role.