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Security Assurance Manager (Operational Technology)

Security Assurance Manager (Operational Technology)

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    Technology & Digital

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  • Salary:

    £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum

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    Ryan Harris

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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Security Assurance Manager (Operational Technology) | Newport | Mostly Remote (1-2 days per month in the office) | Up to £60,000 + 15% bonus | Utilities | 2 Stage interview process

Yolk Recruitment are working with a UK critical infrastructure provider looking to scale their Security Operations team.

They're searching for an experienced Security Assurance Manager (Operational Technology) to lead their Operational Technology security improvement programme. As a key member of the team, you will be responsible for developing and delivering security projects and ensuring that technical security standards are met for the OT environment.

They're based in Newport & operate a mostly remote working policy with 1-2 days per month in the office.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Define and lead the OT security improvement programme
  • Implement new standards, tooling and ongoing monitoring and reporting
  • Lead on the detection and reporting of vulnerabilities in the OT environment

Essential Criteria:

  • CISSP certification
  • Substantial experience in leading technical security improvement programs
  • Deep understanding of core information security principles and practices

Desirable Criteria:

  • GICSP, GIAC or OSCP certification
  • Networking and infrastructure certifications e.g. Cisco, Microsoft


  • Salary up to £60,000
  • Up to 15% Bonus
  • Enhanced pension (5% employee, 10% employer
  • Remote & flexible working
  • 25 days holiday (bank holidays on top)

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If you believe that you have the skills and experience for the role - then please get in touch. We also offer a referral scheme for any candidates whose details are passed to us that we successfully place. If you have any further questions then please contact Ryan Harris at Yolk Recruitment.

*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.*

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