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IT Cyber Security Senior Specialist (ISO27001)


Grade 8: £42,149 - £50,296 per annum

Closing date

Jul 04, 2022 12:00PM


This is an exciting new role within the Department of Engineering Science’s IT Team. The IT Team in the Department of Engineering Science provides a wide range of IT services to academic and administrative staff in locations across Oxford in support of cutting-edge research and world class teaching. This is a fixed term position for 18 months.


You will create and deliver comprehensive IT Security arrangements across our wide and diverse computing domains, and set up the means to maintain and enforce them. You will have an excellent understanding of relevant standards (e.g. ISO 27001-2013), legislation (e.g. GDPR), compliance and audit best practice and will apply this insight to enable the Department to operate our IT safely and efficiently.


You will have previous experience of setting up a risk based approach for IT Security, by implementing ISO27001 or similar. Demonstrable relevant experience in methods and techniques for IT risk management, business impact analysis, countermeasures and contingency arrangements is essential. You should also have previous experience of working in a complex multi-site technical environment, with local and cloud computing


Informal enquiries may be addressed to Maria Huff: email:


Further information can be found at


Only applications received before midday on the 4th July 2022 can be considered. You will be required to upload a covering letter/supporting statement (describing how past experience fit with the advertised position), CV and the details of two referees as part of your online application.

Contact name

Maria Huff

Contact email