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L4 Cyber Security Technologist apprentice - KYND - £23k - London KYND LIMITED

As a Security Apprentice, you will be part of the product team which is the key link between our engineering team and the rest of the business, and you will be reporting directly to the head of department.

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Closing date: 14 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £23,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, hours TBC. Weekend/evening work may be required. There will be the opportunity for hybrid working.

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    24 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    07 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher
    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000084855

  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Reviewing and updating KYND’s automated security assessments by researching the latest vulnerabilities affecting the products that KYND customers use
  • Suggesting & testing improvements to KYND’s cyber risk management product & platform
  • Supporting KYND’s operations team by providing advice & review on customers’ security setup, and joining consultation calls where appropriate
  • Contributing input and review of KYND’s own security

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Programme: L4 Cyber Security Technologist – Risk Analyst

During this apprenticeship, you will follow a fully supported training programme with The Apprentice and Training Partnership, delivered through combined classroom-based training, workplace assessment/training and online learning, working towards completion of the L4 Cyber Security Technologist standard.

The training covers the following core occupational duties:

https://www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/cyber-security-technologist-2021-v1-0

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

We are committed to providing our employees with opportunities to grow and this is the perfect role in which to do so; you would be performing a wide variety of tasks with many opportunities to learn new skills and better understand your strengths and interests. We’ll give you opportunities for private learning & research, and support as you complete interesting projects for your course.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Patience, Ability to prioritise, Focus, Willing to learn, Programming experience, Interest in Cyber Security

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade 4 (C)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 (C)) Essential
A Level or equivalent Computer Science/ICT (Grade A-C) Desired
BTEC or equivalent Computer Science/ICT (Grade A-C) Desired

Things to consider

You must meet the following eligibility criteria to apply for the role: - Have been a UK/EEA resident for the last 3 years - Hold valid residency status - Have the right to work in the UK.

About the employer

KYND is a growing cyber risk technology start-up. We are based in London and have a second office in Porto, Portugal. We are a friendly team with a strong desire to make cyber risk simple to understand, quick to monitor and easy to prevent for any business, including those who aren’t tech-savvy. We are a hard-working and innovative bunch and are unashamedly focused on only working with the best people who care about our customers and our mission.

Employer

KYND LIMITED

Address

Number 4 The Grain Store

70 Weston Street

London

SE1 3QH

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Training

Training provider

TECHNICAL PROFESSIONALS LIMITED

Contact

Sam Richardson

s.richardson@theatp.co.uk

07946342283

Apprenticeship standard

Cyber security technologist (2021)

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)


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