Senior COMSEC Engineer






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On behalf of our client, we are seeking a Senior COMSEC Engineer to join them on an initial 12 -month contract. You will report directly to the Information Security Engineering Lead supporting throughout the lifecycle of High Grade security product developments, ensuring compliance with the relevant security policies and standards with evidence of compliance documented throughout the lifecycle for evaluation by security authorities.

Role: Senior COMSEC Engineer
Pay: Up to hour £700 per day via Umbrella Company
Contract: Monday to Friday, 37 Hours a week, 12 months
Location: Newport
IR35 Status: Inside
SC Clearance: SC Clearance and will go through DV


  • Lead the analysis of product design and requirements from a security perspective
  • Produce evaluation deliverables documenting each stage of the design for review by evaluators
  • Lead regular CAPS progress meetings with government evaluation team and perform supporting administration activities
  • Ensure documentation is produced on time and effectively addresses the required security standards
  • Lead the interface between external evaluation team and internal project team
  • Lead discussion and presentation of security issues during engineering reviews
  • Administer and coordinate progress documentation (meeting minutes, memos, progress tracker spreadsheets) to ensure evaluation activities are monitored between progress meetings
  • Contribute to the maintenance and improvement of internal product security processes
  • Ability to multitask / switch context


  • HND/Degree in Systems Engineering or other relevant subjects (science/computing/engineering) preferred
  • 3 to 5+ years’ experience in an Information Security role
  • Analytical skills to perform analysis of the design from a security perspective
  • Experience of applying information security/communications security principles
  • Experience of understanding of and interpretation of the relevant security standard requirements


  • Understanding of the CAPS evaluation process
  • Experience of working with NCSC/MoD standards

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Natalie Dalkin at Line Up Aviation
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