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As a cyber assurance risk advisor for DLUHC you’ll sit within the heart of our internal cyber security team, part of the technology function within the digital directorate, who are responsible for cyber security, core IT digital tools, networks, SAP and IT infrastructure/hosting. You will be part of a team that is growing to meet the needs of the Department as it further embraces cloud technologies and products. Cyber is responsible for the overall cyber security of the Department’s services, applications and suppliers so has a broad remit and a mission to keep us safe from a variety of threats plus help others build and deliver services securely.

We aim to provide high quality digital services using a mix of internal and external teams to deliver evergreen cloud services. Delivering this responsibility comes with a high demand for adoption of new technologies, systems and applications that require security review and scrutiny to ensure the department operates in a safe and secure environment.

The primary responsibility of this cyber role is to review third party suppliers and products, such as SAAS applications, however, will also include occasional involvement in the review of IT systems, services and applications developed or purchased by the department, identifying any security issues, design flaws and making security recommendations in line with industry security best practices and the HMG Security Policy Framework. Supported by our technical teams, architects and engineers you will provide high quality cyber security advice and guidance across all matters relating to proposed digital services, applications and suppliers.

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