Cyber Security Recruitment Agency
Current Vacancies

CND are the UK's oldest independent cyber security recruitment agency, specialising in global security recruitment since 2004. Our ethical, personable, and dedicated approach to business has resulted in a reputation for excellence. This combined with our in-house technical, consultancy, and recruitment expertise ensures an unrivalled understanding of candidate and client requirements. Armed with our strong belief in 'quality over quantity,' our candidates and clients are all screened, tested, and referenced to ensure a competitive ratio of 'candidate submissions to offers'.


Please scroll down to find your perfect cyber security role. These are a selection of our current vacancies, we always have more roles which we cannot advertise for a variety of reasons, so please consider registering your CV with us. We offer both contract and permanent roles. 

If you are a client seeking to fill a cyber security role on your team, please contact us.

Permanent Roles with Computer Network Defence Ltd

Senior Recruitment Consultant - Cyber Security

Type: Permanent
Location: Corsham / Isle of Man / Hybrid
Clearance: Ability to attain UK Security Clearance is advantageous
Salary: From £25,000, depending on experience, OTE £55,000 (uncapped commission, rising up to 50%)

CND are the UK’s oldest independent cyber security recruitment agency, we have recently redefined our strategy and are now seeking an experienced Senior Recruitment Consultant to join our team and help grow the business.

You do not need to have prior Cyber Security knowledge, we can provide training – you just need to have a desire to learn more about this growing and fascinating arena.

SOC Analyst

Type: Permanent
Location: Corsham / Hybrid
Clearance: SC

CND are looking for a further SOC Analyst resource to support our consultancy in the development and delivery of a new cloud monitoring service within a secure environment. In this role you will be working to not only carry out protective monitoring of critical applications but also onboarding further log sources into the SOC to ensure coverage of the assets.

Contract Roles Through Computer Network Defence Ltd

SOC Analyst (Insider Threat)

Type: Contract
Off-Payroll Working Regulations (IR35): Outside
Clearance: DV
Location: Nr. Heathrow (London)
Duration: 24 months

CND are partnered with a government entity to deliver a Protective Monitoring Auditor (SOC Analyst for Insider Threat) to bolster and develop the security posture of critical systems.

The role of the Protective Monitoring Auditor is to understand and identify security event sources, and the events and logs that these generate. The successful candidate will have excellent technical knowledge particularly in the area of network event analysis, and incident response.

Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst

Type: Contract
Location: Andover
Clearance: SC

CND seek an experienced Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst to provide monitoring for current threats. We have been supporting this secure client since the SOC’s creation and we are now adding threat intelligence capability to further protect critically important information from malicious actors. The role will encompass ingesting external reporting to output actionable intelligence, along with the supporting of incident handling and vulnerability management.

SIEM Engineer

Type: Contract
Location: Andover
Clearance: SC

CND seek an experienced SIEM Engineer to manage SIEM tuning activity. We have proudly been associated with the SOC from day one and now seek a skilled SIEM engineer to further enhance the department’s ability to withstand the advances of potential threats. Tasks undertaken will include performing health checks on SOC equipment, reporting, implementing SOC equipment upgrades and assisting with SOC onboarding activity.

Tier 2 SOC Analyst

Type: Contract
Location: Corsham & Remote
Clearance: SC
IR-35: Outside

CND are seeking a SOC Analyst to support our Customer in the development and delivery of a new cloud monitoring service within a secure environment. In this role, you will be working to not only carry out protective monitoring of critical applications but also onboarding further log sources into the SOC to ensure coverage of the assets. 

SOC Engineer

Type: Contract
Location: Corsham
Clearance: Active DV

A highly skilled SOC Engineer is required to implement and further the security monitoring and reporting capability for our client. This is operating on a highly secure project, providing the service for a product at MVP stage through to full go-live in the wider organisation.

Permanent Roles With Our Clients

Senior Product Cyber Security Engineer

Type: Permanent
Location: Gateshead/Remote

We’re supporting a rapid growth business is finding their next Senior Security Engineer in order to secure their products.  They create components that allow businesses to push towards their environmental goals of ‘Net Zero’.  The role is responsible for ensuring that the products are secure by leading security activities through its whole lifecycle and understand the threats and attack vectors and the feasibility of them.  Once you have identified a risk or potential attack path, understanding how to mitigate or eliminate the risk will take up the next phase, engineering ingenious solutions to problems not seen before.

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

Type: Permanent
Location: Gateshead/Remote

CND are supporting a cutting-edge technology company helping businesses accelerate towards their Net Zero goals through the use of new technology and processes.  You will be responsible for developing, planning, building and deploying security solutions on an enterprise level utilising your skills with Azure and other tools.  You will be managing and directing several critical projects across the business and ensuring that security is integrated into the business at a grass roots level.  The successful candidate will also be the go-to SME for Azure technology across the global business and ensure that they are leveraging the cloud effectively to streamline the business processes.

Security Awareness and Education Manager

Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol

CND are proud to be supporting a world-renowned international law business. The company is significantly growing its security division and therefore requires an individual to provide awareness and education of security-related topics to a plethora of internal colleagues. The role comprises dealing with senior stakeholders, leveraging the use of multiple communications channels and creative content, along with developing a security awareness programme.

Cyber Security Analyst

Type: Permanent
Location: Bath

CND are happy to be partnering with a company that provides cloud-based software to the health sector, predominantly supporting those experiencing mental health issues. As the company continues to grow, they desire a Cyber Security Analyst to assist in shoring up their defences. The role is a diverse one, encompassing all aspects of cyber security, and would suit a proactive individual. Experience of supporting cyber security initiatives is essential, exposure to working in health or secure web environments would also be highly beneficial.

SOC Analyst - 2nd Line

Type: Permanent
Location: Farnborough

CND are proudly collaborating with a company at the forefront of fascinating managed cloud services. Possessing a wealth of knowledge in delivering everything from virtual desktop solutions to voice, video and messaging services, the company is ramping up its security and subsequently desires an L2 Analyst. The position will require line managing fellow SOC analysts, whilst also providing support and serving as a point of escalation.

Cyber Security Lead

Type: Permanent
Location: Bath

Are you looking for a new opportunity to take the lead of Cyber Security for a business? Would you like to work with a business who are creating cutting edge software in the medical industry? A long-term client of CND are seeking a Cyber Security Lead to help develop their security posture further to ensure their systems and products are fully protected. The company are ISO 27001 certified and hold Cyber Essentials so you would be tasked with maintaining these and taking the lead on a diverse range of security initiatives to ensure the organisation and its data is fully protected from malicious actors. This is a permanent role, which is with a cloud first organisation who value security as a way of enabling them to do business safely. You will be engaging with the wider business, with both technical and non-technical stakeholders to ensure that security is prioritised on various projects.

Security Consulting Manager

Type: Permanent
Location: Edinburgh

Are you an experienced security consultant who is looking to step up to management?  Perhaps you are a lead consultant already and considering a new role? CND are partnered with a global leader in consulting to assist the growth of their Public Sector team by helping them find another Consulting Manager to deliver against an influx of new client demands.  You will be working with clients to assess and deliver security improvements and develop innovative solutions to an ever-changing threat landscape.  Alongside owning a number of client engagements you will also work to create business cases as well as look to where the client can offer additional value add to their clients.

Security Delivery Manager (MSS)

Type: Permanent
Location: Edinburgh

Are you an experienced SOC manager, looking for a new challenge in the consulting world? CND have been engaged by a global consulting powerhouse to help them find their next Security Delivery Manager, who will be responsible for the delivery of Security Operations services from off-shore, on-shore and near-shore locations. You will have experience as an individual technical contributor as well as managing teams of analysts, offering protective monitoring services to clients. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced SOC manager or a technical lead who is looking for a different challenge.

Security Architect

Type: Permanent
Location: Edinburgh

Are you an experienced Security Architect with experience working in the Communications, Media and Tech industry? CND are supporting a global leader in the provision of consulting services in developing their sector specific offering. They are growing due to an increased amount of work and are looking for a highly skilled Security Architect to join them on a permanent basis.  You will be working on innovative projects with colleagues who are at the top of their field. The company have a culture that values creation of cutting-edge solutions for their clients, allowing you to develop your career at the forefront of an ever evolving field.

Principal SOC Analyst

Type: Permanent
Location: London

CND are delighted to be supporting a business paving the way with cutting edge technical solutions in the emerging world of Crypto Finance. The company have carved their niche as an organisation leading the way for individuals and organisations who are involved in investing in digital assets. As their organisation grows, security has become a top priority, so they are looking for a Principal Analyst to act as an escalation point to a small but highly talented team as well as looking at ways to continually evolve the SOC.

Security Architect

Type: Permanent
Location: London

CND are working with a leader in the Digital Assets space, who are using cutting edge technology to ensure their clients, investors and assets are fully protected. They are undergoing a period of rapid growth and therefore are expanding their architecture team to cover a number of competencies. 

Cyber Security Engineer

Type: Permanent
Location: London / Remote

CND are looking for a Cyber Security Engineer to join a growing MSP. You will provide day to day delivery of cyber security solutions with a primary focus relating to SIEM solutions to a multitude of clients.

SailPoint Developer

Type: Permanent
Location: Warwick / Remote

Our client is seeking an individual an experienced Developer to join their Security IAM SailPoint Engineering team. The Developers are the primary technical resource for the development of IAM platforms and systems.

ISO 27001 Consultant

Type: Permanent
Location: Remote (UK)

CND are partnered with a small business who are focused on delivering Cyber Security consultancy to clients across several business sectors with a real focus on sectors like FS and Legal Services. The company have won a large amount of ISO 27001 based work given their focus on quality of delivery and are now looking to add another consultant to help deliver the work. 

Penetration Tester

Type: Permanent
Location: Remote (UK)

Our client are looking for a proactive, self-motivated, and focused Penetration Tester to join their expanding team and contribute to the growth of the business. The successful applicant will be responsible for coordinating and conducting technical penetration testing activities, focused around Web Application testing in particular, and reporting the findings to relevant stakeholders.

Cyber Resilience Manager

Type: Permanent
Location: Chippenham

The Cyber Resilience Manager will understand the cyber security needs of businesses, in particular SMEs. They will work with the wider team to co-develop and implement innovative resilience services that meet these needs. The Cyber Resilience Manager will provide advice in conjunction with specialist partners, when required, to organisations who are looking to update their cyber security practices, such as Cyber Essentials, cloud hosting and threat detection and incident recovery.

Threat Hunt Analyst

Type: Permanent
Location: Remote - travel to West Midlands office for meetings.

Cyber Threat Hunting is at the forefront in the fight against advanced adversaries. The rate at which experienced threat actors evolve their methods of attack, far out paces the rate at which countermeasures are produced. The Operational Threat Analytics team work in unison with the penetration testing team, in order to test existing detection controls, in addition to highlighting and mitigating emerging attack vectors.

Red Team Lead

Type: Permanent
Location: Warwick / Remote

We are seeking an individual to take on a Red Team Lead role with an advanced skill set in infrastructure testing. You will carry out penetration testing across a range of environments including Enterprise and Critical National Infrastructure networks, covering the global business.


Find Out More

© Computer Network Defence Limited 2022