The University of Northampton’s Centre for Cyber Security is a world-leading security institute, providing a full range of services to protect data and networks. Graduates have gone on to work for such organisations as Microsoft, IBM, Barclaycard, Network Rail, HMGCC and many more. Cyber security is an important part of any organisation’s security strategy, and a centre such as this is essential for its continued success.
The University of Northampton is a large higher education establishment with a significant IT environment to protect. The university is responsible for the personal and financial data of thousands of people, and maintains a number of research institutes and centres that produce valuable intellectual property. The University has many security challenges, so it needed a better visibility into the nature of its security threats. Using an innovative cloud-based cybersecurity solution was a great way to achieve this.
This team of highly experienced cyber security professionals works with key stakeholders to identify and respond to a wide variety of security incidents. This includes information about e-crime and APTs. To qualify, you must have a degree in computer science or an equivalent, two years of experience in a senior IT management role and a broad knowledge of enterprise technologies and infrastructure. The team is accountable for delivering high-quality cyber security services and will also work with clients to improve security and compliance.