Apprenticeship vacancy

Level 3 Infrastructure Technician

Title: Cyber Security Technologist

Location: Birmingham

Weekly Hours Worked: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £10,000 – £12,000

 

Please contact Jessica on Jessica.Bird@estio.co.uk or call 01213121708

 

About The Company

This company is a privately-owned company with its head office based in Birmingham. The company came into existence because of the belief and passion of individuals who strive to deliver high class bespoke solutions demanded by todays IT trends. Our business is built on the ethos of transparency and honesty within the company and with our clients. The practices and processes we have adopted are built on clear communication and collaboration honed over many years of experience.

Our success comes from employees who possess many years of experience backed up by professional competencies. We’re partners with some of the biggest names in the industry such as Dell, HP and we are a Microsoft Approved Education Partner.

This company provides a range of IT solutions tailored to the needs of private, public and third sector organisations – from troubleshooting, adhoc advice and guidance on your IT strategy to complete management of your IT. We have consultants and technicians based in Birmingham and around the country. We pride ourselves in the customer satisfaction feedback we receive based on the products and high standard of services we deliver. Should you wish to speak to any of our current customers to take up references please do not hesitate to contact us.

We want to work with you to firstly fully understand your requirements and expectations from IT in your organisation and then build on that by resolving any issues you may currently have so that we can concentrate on the positive impact IT can have deliver. Our success is based on our reputation for providing expert and unbiased advice which, when translated into an actual solution, makes complete business sense, is fit for purpose and future proofed.

 

Job Description;

This is a unique apprenticeship opportunity and would suit someone who is passionate to gain a career path within Cyber Security. This would suit someone with a genuine interest in all aspects of tech and problem solving with an analytical approach. The duties will develop within the role and will grow with the successful candidate.

  • Offer onsite support to customers around Cyber Security Risk and Audits.
  • Stay upto date with current industry threats and technologies.
  • Understand business requirements and processes required to implement security needs.
  • Ensure the ICT Security meets the requirements of the business.
  • Confident manner whilst liaising with Customers via all methods of communication.
  • Is aware of internal/external business issues and instigates the ideal course of action as a result, ensuring best practice at all time.
  • Offer onsite support to customers around Cyber Security Risk and Audits.
  • Work with the team for further development and understand current infrastructure and systems.

Qualifications:

  • 5 GCSEs grades A*-C/9-4 or equivalent (including English, Maths & ICT)
  • IT related qualifications and experience of all levels considered.

Skills Required:

  • Good problem-solving ability and strong analytical skills
  • Security Conscious
  • Excellent communication skills and passion for delivering excellent customer skills
  • Attention to detail

 

Personal qualities: Reliable, Career minded, Professional, Ability to communicate to people at various levels, Keen to develop, Flexible approach to work.

 

Future prospects:

The role offers a permanent role upon completion of the apprenticeship depending on performance.

Opportunities to study towards other industry recognised qualifications.

 

Training to be provided:

The Estio Training programme gives young people the opportunity to get hands on experience in the IT industry whilst still employed in a real paid job with no cost or debt.

Learners will receive eight weeks of intensive training. Whilst in the workplace, apprentices will also receive continual coaching, help and guidance from a dedicated Skills Development Coach who will be there to ensure that they get the most from their work experience.

This apprenticeship will give you a Level 4 Cyber Security Technologist Standard with training in areas such as:

  • Functional skills, Maths L2 and English L2
  • CompTIA A+ Certification
  • Cyber Security Introduction
  • Network & Digital Communications Theory
  • Security Case Development & Design Good Practice
  • Security Technology Building Blocks
  • Employment of Cryptography

 

Some of these modules will include an option to take an examination in order to receive a professional certificate.