• Department / Function IT
  • Location Cardiff City Centre
  • Number of roles available 1
  • Salary 16,000
  • Closing Date 26/06/2019

Assist the IT Security Team for a 12 month paid placement in managing the security policies of a range of cyber security prevention technologies, checking vulnerabilities relating to MotoNovo’s IT estate, analysing cyber-attacks for indicators of compromise and promoting good security behavior and awareness throughout the company building trusted relationships at all levels.

The IT Security Team operates with a culture of shared learning, problem solving and proactive support for the business. The successful candidate must be prepared to embrace this way of working and be active contributor to the team ethic. This placement would be suitable to those graduating or have recently graduated within a relevant degree or equivalent qualification, or for students interested in taking part in a 12 month placement as part of their studies.

What will you be doing?

During your placement you will be responsible for developing of real-time security dashboards using Splunk.  MotoNovo Finance has a wealth of security metrics and this project will focus on the visualisation and alerting on key trends.

You will also work as part of a team using the latest Cyber Security Software to monitor, report and investigate any incidents relating to threats experienced by  MotoNovo.

Life in the team

MotoNovo Finance is pioneering a risk based and quantifiable approach to Cyber Security. You will be joining an existing team of information security professionals working closely within a mix of disciplines ranging from security engineering through to governance, risk and compliance.

The team has a long and very experienced history of operating up to the highest levels of Cyber Security. MotoNovo’s security team recognise the UK’s Cyber Security skills shortage and has previously been involved in schemes such as the Cyber Security Challenge and industry/HEI partnerships to grow and identify talent.

You will be coached through all aspects of cyber security, led by the Head of Security and Technology at MotoNovo and a learning and development plan will be agreed with you.  Additional externally run work based training may be included as required.

As part of the placement, you will earn £16,000 per annum along with our very competitive benefits package which can be explored further on our 'Working Here' page.

What does the process look like?

If you are successful at the application stage you will be invited to our Head Office for a competency and technical based interview and relevant exercises.

If you are successful in joining MotoNovo, your time with us will start with our unique and insightful induction programme. You will gain a wealth of MotoNovo knowledge that will start you on the right path for your placement.

We are committed to equal opportunities.

Please be aware that MotoNovo Finance reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.

Please be aware that you will be required to provide proof of right to work in the UK should you be successful in joining MotoNovo Finance.