Information Security Apprentice Man Group

Are you looking to build a long-term career in ICT? Then look no further! Start your career today with a level 3 ICT apprenticeship with Man Group and Kaplan. You will be gaining valuable workplace experience whilst working towards the qualification.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 23 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £25,700.00

  • Working week

    Shifts to be confirmed (TBC - 37.5 hours per week)

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    31 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000254718

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Duties:

  • Review and Triage Security Events: Analyse events and alert data to identify potential security incidents. Learn to prioritise events based on severity and impact to ensure timely responses.
  • Develop Security Playbooks: Assist in the creation and maintenance of event response playbooks to standardize and streamline the handling of common security scenarios.
  • Respond to Inquiries: Address business-related requests and inquiries concerning security events, providing clear and concise information to stakeholders.
  • Support Incident Response: Participate in incident response efforts as needed, applying playbooks, and contributing to after-action reviews to improve future responses.
  • Collaborate on Projects: Work closely with experienced analysts and engineers on projects to enhance security measures and implement new technologies.

The training you will be getting

Information Communications Technician Apprenticeship Level 3

The ICT apprenticeship will enable you to provide quality support to internal or external customers and troubleshoot system issues to keep your organisation running at all times. This apprenticeship has two routes: The Support Technician role is based on resolving system user queries and faults in a helpdesk environment.

Support Technicians to rectify or escalate faults rapidly to reduce the impact on their customers. The Network Technician role is usually desk based but may involve visits to the client's premises to resolve issues. Network Technicians may be installing networked IT systems, including cabling and hardware, or cloud services to support expansion and better network services.

Our Information Communications Technician Apprenticeship programme integrates six modules of technical training with work-based projects. This ensures that learning and skills are directly applied to the apprentice’s role.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • There may be the potential to move into a full-time role following the completion of the programme

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9/A* - 4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9/A* - 4/C) Essential

Things to consider

Benefits include: 5-weeks paid holiday per year + all bank holidays, increasing according to service Man Group does offer a pension scheme. Man Group offers various benefits including life insurance, travel insurance, free eye tests. Public transport links nearby. Please note this is a hybrid role with 3-4 days in office, 1-2 days from home.

About the employer

Man Group is a technology empowered active investment management firm focused on delivering outperformance for our clients and the millions of savers they represent. We actively manage investments of US$175.7bn[1] for our global clients. Our investment capabilities span the public and private markets, with a mix of long-only and alternative approaches across all major asset classes.

Employer

Man Group

Address

Riverbank House, 2 Swan Lane

London

EC4R 3AD

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Training

Training provider

KAPLAN FINANCIAL LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Information communications technician

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 23 Jun 2024