Programme Security Officer

Job Type:
Cyber Security
Job reference:
8 days ago

Programme Security Officer
Rate Negotiable
Outside IR35

This role is for an experienced security governance professional to perform a coordination role across a large MOD Delivery Team, enabling the team to assure suppliers' security practices and to achieve and to support the maintenance of security accreditation on multiple projects associated with the programme.


  • Active management of DEFCON 658 practices using the OCTAVIAN tool - each project/contract should have an OCTAVIAN account holder.
  • Annual Contract Risk Assessment to generate a Risk Assessment Reference (RAR).
  • Supplier Self-Assessed Questionnaire (SAQ) and Cyber Implementation Plan (CIP) reviews.
  • Annual SAL refresh and issue.
  • Supplier site security inspections.
  • Oversight of sub-contractor relationships and security compliance, etc.
  • Support to CyDR / Supplier audits.
  • Information Security Incident Reporting / Management.
  • Addressing concerns with Release of Information and handling.
  • Supporting the response to MODCERT alerts and CANNEL changes for all TacSys In-Service systems (specifically, tracking and reporting on compliance and support to the Software Asset Management Team).


  • Previous MOD experience in a Security Assurance function, DEFCON 658 processes, MOD Accreditation, JSP440, JSP604.

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Fahad McCann
Recruitment Consultant

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