Apprentice - Cyber Security Level 6 Cyber Security Technical Professional - Ipswich
Job Req ID: 26283
Posting Date: 14 Nov 2023
Location: Martlesham Heath Business Park, Ipswich, United Kingdom
Apprentice - Cyber Security Level 6 Cyber Security Technical Professional
You’re not just looking for a career, you’re looking to make a difference.
Millions of people rely on us every day to help them live their lives, power their businesses, and keep their public services running. We connect friends to family, clients to colleagues, people to possibilities. We keep the wheels of business spinning, and the emergency services responding. And we use the power of technology to help solve big challenges, like climate change and cyber security.
From day one, you’ll have a voice at BT Group. You’ll get stuck in to tough challenges, pitch in with ideas, make things happen. You won’t be alone: we’ll be there with help and support, learning and development. You’ll make great friends, discover new talents, and feel part of something exhilarating.
This is your chance to make a real difference to the world. Grab it.
About this role
Cyber Security Apprentice (Level 6 Cyber Security Technical Professional)
What you'll be doing
This apprenticeship offers you the opportunity to gain qualifications, hands-on experience as well as personal and professional development. You’ll be joining us in Security, a team that deals with thousands of cyber-attacks across our networks every day, so that millions of people can safely go about their daily lives and run their businesses.
You’ll be part of a team of experienced Cyber Security professionals, so you can learn directly from the best. We’ll start you off with some key concepts like security, identity, and confidentiality and how they relate to each other. We’ll make sure you’ll gain experience in different attack techniques and sources of threat and how to defend against them. You’ll be trained and gain experience on how to deploy cyber protection techniques via software development. You’ll also learn about security deployment and assurance, and how to apply cyber security concepts to networks and IT infrastructure. You’ll learn about Security Operations and Intelligence; how to detect, respond and manage incidents and how to use Threat Intelligence to drive core decision making and prioritisation across the business.
We’ve got lots of different roles you could be doing, from working in our Security Operation Centre, to supporting our external customers in our Cyber Security Engineering team or taking on a more specialised role with our teams in Solutions & Software. No matter what you end up doing every day, you’ll learn all you need to play an important part in protecting us, and our customers.
This role is available in the Networks part of our business.
About the apprenticeship you’ll study for
As an Apprentice in Cyber Security, you’ll study for a Level 6 Cyber Security Technical Professional apprenticeship. This is an apprenticeship degree course, meaning if you complete the course successfully, you’ll receive a degree from one of our university partners (completion is required to retain the role).
The degree course runs for four years and is a work-based learning degree.
You’ll spend a minimum of 20% of your time learning and studying.
You’ll need to achieve 3 A-Levels with a minimum of BBB grades, which must include a STEM subject at a minimum grade B. In addition, you will need to have a minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade 4-9 (C or above) including English Language and Maths. Equivalent qualifications are accepted. Please note you can only apply for one role on our graduate or apprentice programmes.
The application deadline may close earlier than the date stated.
The closing date for this job offer is on 14/12/2023
This job is located in Ipswich
More Information and How to Apply
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