Cyber Security Graduate, IT

Cyber Security Graduate, IT

About the role

If defending IT infrastructure and networks, hacking sites on behalf of National Grid or combating cyber-crimes appeals, then starting a career in cyber security is for you.

During the 18-month Graduate Programme you will be working in a varied environment where no two days are the same, at the heart of a team protecting National Grid’s assets. You’ll develop your capabilities so that you can join this department who make sure all our people, premises and systems stay safe and secure. As part of the team you could be helping manage the risk of cyber threats which continually evolve and increase in sophistication and persistence, to protect our vital infrastructure.

What you'll need

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Cyber Security related Degree (preferred)

Computing related (acceptable)

What you'll get

We’re proud to offer a competitive salary of £28,709 (Bachelors) OR £29,753 (Masters)This opportunity will be based at either our National Grid House, Warwick site or Homer Road, Solihull site.The closing date will be 31st January 2021 but for popular roles we may close applications earlier than advertised. We advise all candidates to apply as early as possible to ensure you obtain the place you want in the application process.

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Due to the sensitive nature of this role, if your application is successful, you may be required to undergo National Security Vetting in addition to the standard background checks National Grid carry out. If these additional security checks are required, you may need to evidence that you have resided in the UK for at least the last 3 years. National Security Vetting is carried out by a third party provider, HM Revenue & Customs Cluster Security Unit (HMRC CSU), which is part of the UK Government. More information about HMRC CSU’s use of your personal data can be found on their website [].


Warwick, GB, CV34 6DA
GB, B91 3QJ