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BAE Systems • Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom

Technical Administrator – Cyber Security

2 days/week at home

A little flex time – We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements depending on the role you apply for – explore your options with our recruiter during the application process.

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Job Description

Job title: Technical Administrator – Cyber Security

Location: Barrow-in-Furness. We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements – please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role

Salary: £34,000+

What you’ll be doing:

  • Working with the IT Security Portfolio Manager to identify opportunities that require technical input, agree high-level business requirements with non-technical colleagues
  • Identifying and presenting business impact and risk against new and associated opportunities identified for funding
  • Maintain the team KABAN board with the IT Security Portfolio Manager, identify opportunities for continuous improvement in process and efficiencies
  • Working with the Cyber Security Architecture and Security Ops to develop roadmaps of future cyber security technology developments
  • Work with managers in other teams to ensure effective cyber security across the organisation
  • Providing administrative support to the team in terms of booking workshops, meeting rooms, arranging team away days – taking notes, distributing minutes, and following up actions

Your skills and experiences:


  • A Level or HND in computer science or equivalent experience
  • Have experience of building and maintaining effective relationships with teams, internal, and external stakeholders
  • Comprehensive knowledge of a range of work routines, procedures, and systems across a discipline
  • Good planning and organisational skills SMART (Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic and Timed) time management skills


  • APM or Prince 2 qualification in Project Management
  • Stay up to date with emerging cyber security principles, standards and technologies
  • Experience in JIRA


You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave incentive and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

The Cyber Security Team – IM&T:

Cyber security is a field of rapid growth, across the Maritime Sector and across the wider business in BAE Systems. Now is an exciting time to join our growing team of cyber security architects, analysts, incident response experts, and developers to support them in security governance and risk management by providing strong organisational and technical support. This is an opportunity to work with a highly experience Cyber team to develop your knowledge and experience around this subject, as well as gain insight into its application within the defence sector. We offer relocation support packages across all Submarines roles, subject to meeting eligibility criteria.

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals.

We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

Closing Date: 20th June 2024

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.



Company benefits

Open to part-time employees
Open to job sharing
Open to compressed hours
Open to part time work for some roles
Gym membership
Buy or sell annual leave
Bank holiday swaps
Company shutdown periods
Share options
Matched pension contribution
Salary sacrifice
Employee discounts
Lunch and learns
More information needed
More information needed
More information needed
Work-life balance
More information needed
Role modelling
More information needed
More information needed

Working at BAE Systems

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Office locations

UK-wide - more than 50 locations

Hiring Countries

United Kingdom

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