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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 07/08/2022.

Security Engineer

Job Reference: 202-A-22-17687

South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
£32,306 - £39,027 pa

Benefits of working for the NHS and South Western Ambulance Service:

  • Be involved in delivering resilient and ever improving patient care – you can make a difference
  • Work within an ever changing and exciting environment
  • Opportunity to be heavily involved with a wide range of new and exciting technologies
  • 27 days annual leave
  • Working in a flexible environment with options to work from home
  • Access to an on-site gym in Bristol
  • Take advantage of NHS and Blue Light Discounts and MyTrustBenefits to get discounts on a wide range of products and services including restaurants, shopping, gym membership, holidays, mortgage brokerage and many more

Are you organised and efficient with great attention to detail? Do you like problem solving, developing and leading a team? South Western Ambulance Service has an exciting opportunity available for a Security Engineer, helping to secure the Ambulance Service from cyber threats.

The successful applicant will join a department which is fast paced, dynamic and progressive, helping the Cyber Security team in delivering and maintaining secure systems and ensuring overall information security and data integrity within the Trust.

The applicant will work as part of a dynamic team in delivering and maintaining the Trusts information security, and supporting senior managers, stakeholders and staff across the Trust to ensure the integrity of its data.

This is an important role within the Trust, helping to deliver high quality, secure IT systems and solutions, dealing with immediate security threats, and to help develop the future improvement of information security.

Applicants would ideally have relevant qualifications or equivalent experience in the cyber / information security field. They must also have demonstrable experience of having worked on complex IT systems, and high level of understanding of server and network infrastructure.

Previous experience of project management, excellent problem solving skills and experience working with a broad spectrum of stakeholders will be desirable.

At South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) every team member matters, we have a culture where everyone is valued for being themselves. Our aim is to work together to promote the most inclusive environment possible, which attracts people from the widest possible range of backgrounds and experiences to enrich the work that we do together, for the benefit of all of our employees and patients and communities we serve. We offer flexible working opportunities, inclusive policies and a range of feedback mechanisms to support individual needs and to enable a positive, welcoming environment in which our people and their careers can thrive.

As the first Ambulance Trust in the Country to be registered as a NHS Foundation Trust (FT) SWAST offers consistent high-quality, locally responsive and trusted care to the residents and the transient population of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Bristol, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire.

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South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust reserve the right to close this vacancy early, should we receive sufficient applications.

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