News

We are pleased to inform you that we are now on the Digital Marketplace (G-Cloud) offering Cyber specialist services as part of the digital outcomes and digital specialists, and providing Security Operations Centre (SOC) services.

We are pleased to inform you that we have now earned Cyber Essentials. This shows our commitment to providing secure and certified services to our clients.

We have recently successfully completed the biulding and delopyment of the Strategic SOC for a central government department. This is tremendous achievement, one we are very proud of.

We have now been asked to lead on another piece of work for another central government department in building their Cyber Security Operations Centre (CSOC). This is great news, and one we are very proud of, too.

All our architects and risk practitioners have the CCP Senior/Lead in IA Architecture and SIRA. So you will be receiving services from people with the know-how and who are certified.

Cloud Security Architect (IaaS, SaaS, AWS, Azure, Anti-DDoS, SOA, SIEM)

  • Location: London and UK-wide
  • Start Date: 21st August 2017
  • Pay: £500-£750 pd
  • IR35: This post is deemed outside IR35
  • Duration: 12 months, and likely to be extended
  • Security Clearance: BS and willing to undergo SC
  • To apply: Email your CV to digital@research-series.com

Are you an exceptional Cloud Security Architect (IaaS, SaaS, AWS, Azure, Anti-DDoS, SOA, SIEM) looking for your next career move into a highly stimulating, and challenging environment? If so then apply now!

Our client is one if the world’s largest outsourcing services and our renowned for producing the results that their clients want in the area of digital transformations. This company is looking for extremely talented Cloud Security Architect (IaaS, SaaS, AWS, Azure, Anti-DDoS, SOA, SIEM) to help address clients requirements, challenges and business needs. With a global list of clients, this role will provide you with the perfect opportunity to apply your technical expertise, insight and imagination on a large variety of different projects.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist clients in creating and developing enterprise security solutions to their organisational security strategy and Cloud security baseline.
  • Design, improve and construct security reference architectures for public, private, and hybrid cloud based systems within Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, or other cloud providers.
  • Train, develop and lead the business in developing knowledge about security-relevant technologies, processes and tools.

Key Skills:

  • Excellent knowledge of Cloud delivery, security and deployment models. (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, AssS, AWS, Microsoft Azure)
  • Proven experience of designing and implementing secure cloud architectures
  • Technical knowledge in routing, firewall policy, Anti-Distributed Denial of Service (Anti-DDoS), Web Application Firewall (WAF), Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS), Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), secure credential management, virtualisation, service oriented architecture (SOA), Secure DevOps, operational practices, micro services architecture and database design.
  • Infrastructure security (network & endpoint)
  • Data protection (cryptography & key management, DLP)
  • Identity and access management (IAM, IDaaS)
  • Experience working with cloud security and governance tools
  • Familiarity performing threat modelling and design reviews to assess security (CSA, OWASP)
  • Experience with deployment orchestration, automation, and security configuration management (Puppet, Chef, Docker, Kubernetes)

This job is posted 29th July 2017.

Unix System Engineer

Important Information

  • Closing date for applications
  • Wednesday 2 August 2017 at 11:59pm GMT
  • This role is Outside IR35
  • The Duration is 6-12 months
  • Rate: £650 -£800 per day
  • Location: London
  • Start date: 21st August 2017
  • Security Clearance: Candidate should have valid Security Clearance or willing to undergo clearance.

The Postholder will work with the following:

  • Architects, Devops, Datacenter engineers

The Postholder will carryout the following tasks

  • Planning and migration of SPARC Solaris and IBM PowerPC Aix servers into new physical environment
  • Overlook the hardware installation in the DC
  • Installation of Solaris/AIX systems
  • Setting up update and patching strategies for both Solaris and AIX 5.Integrate with the existing Linux management stack Configure HBAs of SPARC and IBM servers to connect to SAN and prepare volumes for hosting OracleDB
  • Setup management services on Linux infrastructure
  • Setup monitoring
  • Work with Storage & Networking team to bring service Live
  • Work on current Linux AWS platform

Essential Skils include:

  • Solaris
  • AIX
  • SPARC Architecture
  • IBM Power Architecture
  • Linux
  • Puppet
  • SAN/Storage
  • Backups software
  • Monitoring(network, systems)
  • Scripting
  • Networking
  • Firewalls
  • Security

Application:

To apply for this post, please send me a copy of your current CV to digital@research-series.com

GDPR Project Manager

  • Location: London or Warrington
  • Start Date: 21st August 2017
  • Pay: £450-£650 pd
  • Duration: 6 months, and likely to be extended
  • Security Clearance: BS and willing to undergo SC
  • To apply: Email your CV to digital@research-series.com

Project Manager with knowledge of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and IS027001

  • The GDPR Project Manager will be responsible for collaborating with multiple expertise and organising the activities required to ensure compliance is met for the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulations in 2018.

Responsibilities will Include: 

  • Review and implementation of GDPR requirements and their impact on practices and procedures
  • Project managing the implementation of the organisations GDPR project, to ensure full compliance with all processes and procedures by May 2018.
  • Working across the business including IT, Legal, Finance to put in place monitoring of compliance with the Regulations, with other EU, US and/or local data protection provisions and with the data protection policies, including the assignment of responsibilities, awareness raising and training of staff involved in the processing operations throughout the organisation.
  • Providing leadership in forming the appropriate project team in order to meet the project’s objectives.

Experience Required: 

  • Working knowledge of the UK, US & EU data protection legislation (including GDPR)
  • Experience in Information Governance, Data Protection and regulatory change roles
  • Project Management experience with suitable qualifications
  • Significant practical experience of delivering a number of large cross-organisational projects or programmes

This is a great opportunity for a GDPR Project Manager to further his/her subject matter expertise

GDPR Project Manager Application:

To apply for this post, please send me a copy of your current and up to date CV to digital@research-series.com

This job is posted 29th July 2017.

Product Manager

  • Security Clearance
    All staff must be SC cleared. We will ask bidders for details of key personnel, if successful the bidder will be asked for confirmation of security clearance or we will initiate clearance process.
  • Location: London
  • Rate: £650 – £750
  • Start date: 25th August 2017
  • Duration of contract: 24 Months

Description

The project is providing analytic processing on data arriving within a window of opportunity in order to support Government Department business needs. Specifically, to analyse the data for subjects (both people and goods) approaching the UK border and provide staff with analytics driven insights to allow intervention where necessary.

Specialism

Delivery of a number of operational trials that if successful, and provides the required level of benefits will proceed to full implementation using the analysis of data for goods and people, which is on the whole, currently a manual process. The delivery of a data analytics capability to Border Force will enhance their ability to identify targets that produce a positive result, in terms of detection and intervention

Essential Skils

  • Experience working with the Agile Manifesto and act as a champion for working with agility 10%
  • Experience working on problem statements and working with a multidisciplinary team to validate the problem, refining it and narrowing its focus until it becomes feasible and valuable to solve 15%
  • In depth knowledge of machine learning and big data, including graph databases such as Neo4J 10%
  • Demonstrable knowledge of Data stream automation, such as NIFI with data stream processing such as Spark 10%
  • Demonstrable experience of Probabilistic Matching, specifically IBM Big Match 10%
  • Systems messaging technology such as Kafka 5%
  • Data Science model building using Python 5%

Nice to have skills and experiences

  • Experience of prioritising spend based on return on investment and support to the creation/development of a business case
  • Exposure or understanding of the Pragmatic Marketing Product Management Framework

Application:

To apply for this post, please send me a copy of your current and up to date CV to digital@research-series.com

International Conference On Cyber Situational Awareness, Data Analytics And Assessment (CyberSA 2017), June 19-20, 2017, London, UK

Theme – Cyber Situation Awareness as a Prism to Understanding Situations in a fast-paced CyberWorld

 

Call for Papers

June 19-20, 2017, London, UK

IEEE is the Technical Co-Sponsor (TCS) of the International Conference on Cyber Situational Awareness, Data Analytics and Assessment (CyberSA 2017), an international refereed conference dedicated to the advancement of the principles, methods and applications of situation awareness on Cyber Systems, Business Information Systems (BIS), Computer Network Defence (CND), Critical National Infrastructures (CNI), Cyber Physical Systems (CPS) and Internet of Things (IoTs).

The aim of the CyberSA 2017 is to encourage participation and promotion of collaborative scientific, industrial and academic inter-workings among individual researchers, practitioners, members of existing associations, academia, standardisation bodies, and including government departments and agencies. The purpose is to build bridges between academia and industry, and to encourage interplay of different cultures.

CyberSA 2017 invites researchers and industry practitioners to submit papers that encompass principles, analysis, design, methods and applications. All submitted papers are independently peer-reviewed.

The conference proceedings will be submitted for consideration for publishing and listing on the following bibliographic indexes: IEEE Computer Society Digital Library, IEEE Xplore Digital Library, DBLP Computer Science, Scopus, CiteSeerX, Computer Science Index, EI Compendex, Academic Search Complete, CiteULike, Google Scholar & Microsoft Academic Search.

The organisers will accept registration of up to 5 IEEE UK&I Student and YP Members at 75% discounted rate, and will offer up to 20% registration discounts for all IEEE, BCS, IET & IISP members.

Details

CyberSA 2017 is co-located with other conferences as part of Cyber Science 2017.

  • Posters will be presented during the conference.
  • Industry track is available for discussing and publishing pilot and proof of concepts.
  • Work in Progress track is available for preliminary work.
  • Research Ideas track is available for ideas in early stages assessment.
  • PhD Seminar track is available for discussing and publishing early PhD thesis research.

Submission Deadline

Deadline for all paper submissions, that is, both full papers and extended abstracts for Poster, WIP, PoC, Research Idea and PhD Seminar presentations is 14th January 2017.

All Industry track, Work in Progress track, Research Ideas track and PhD Seminar track will be published in the conference proceedings. Interested participants, please submit your proposal using the online submission system hosted by Easychair Conference Portal.

Full paper submission should be via Easychair Conference Portal.

Important Dates:

Industry (Proof of Concept / Pilot) Submission –  January 14, 2017

Extended Abstract (Work in Progress) – January 14, 2017

PhD Seminar Submissions – January 14, 2017

Research Ideas – January 14, 2017

Poster/Demo Submissions – January 14, 2017

Special Track Submissions – January 14, 2017

Workshops and Tutorials Submission – January 14, 2017

Full Paper Submissions – January 14, 2017

Notification of Full Paper/Abstract / Special Track Acceptance/Rejection – March 24, 2017

Camera Ready Paper Due – April 8, 2017

Participants Registration – March 25 – May 25, 2017

Conference Date – 19 & 20 June 2017

International Conference On Social Media, Wearable And Web Analytics (Social Media 2017), June 19-20, 2017, London, UK

Call for Papers

June 19-20, 2017, London, UK

IEEE is the Technical Co-Sponsor (TCS) of the International Conference on Social Media, Wearable and Web Analytics (Social Media 2017), an international refereed conference dedicated to the advancement of social media, security of social media and consequential impacts and risks due to compromise or security breaches. It covers economic importance of social media, the emergence of wearable, wearable for fitness, e-health and life style improvements, and the use of web analytics for social media enhancements, business intelligence and business empowerment.

With the wave of phishing attacks against celebrities, high profile government officials, and nationals on social media, this conference is timely. Most importantly, we seek recommendations, solutions and advice on ways, methods and techniques for protecting our digital society.

The aim of the Social Media 2017 is to encourage participation and promotion of collaborative scientific, industrial and academic inter-workings among individual researchers, practitioners, members of existing associations, academia, standardisation bodies, and including government departments and agencies. The purpose is to build bridges between academia and industry, and to encourage interplay of different cultures.

Social Media 2017 invites researchers and industry practitioners to submit papers that encompass principles, analysis, design, methods and applications. All submitted papers are independently peer-reviewed.

The conference proceedings will be submitted for consideration for publishing and listing on the following bibliographic indexes: IEEE Computer Society Digital Library, IEEE Xplore Digital Library, DBLP Computer Science, Scopus, CiteSeerX, Computer Science Index, EI Compendex, Academic Search Complete, CiteULike, Google Scholar & Microsoft Academic Search.

The organisers will accept registration of up to 5 IEEE UK&I Student and YP Members at 75% discounted rate, and will offer up to 20% registration discounts for all IEEE, BCS, IET & IISP members.

Details

Social Media 2017 is co-located with other conferences as part of Cyber Science 2017.

  • Posterswill be presented during the conference.
  • Industrytrack is available for discussing and publishing pilot and proof of concepts.
  • Work in Progresstrack is available for preliminary work.
  • Research Ideastrack is available for ideas in early stages assessment.
  • PhD Seminartrack is available for discussing and publishing early PhD thesis research.

Submission Deadline

Deadline for all paper submissions, that is, both full papers and extended abstracts for Poster, WIP, PoC, Research Idea and PhD Seminar presentations is 14th January 2017.

All Industry track, Work in Progress track, Research Ideas track and PhD Seminar track will be published in the conference proceedings. Interested participants, please submit your proposal using the online submission system hosted by Easychair Conference Portal.

Full paper submission should be via Easychair Conference Portal.

Important Dates:

Industry (Proof of Concept / Pilot) Submission –  January 14, 2017

Extended Abstract (Work in Progress) – January 14, 2017

PhD Seminar Submissions – January 14, 2017

Research Ideas – January 14, 2017

Poster/Demo Submissions – January 14, 2017

Special Track Submissions – January 14, 2017

Workshops and Tutorials Submission – January 14, 2017

Full Paper Submissions – January 14, 2017

Notification of Full Paper/Abstract / Special Track Acceptance/Rejection – March 24, 2017

Camera Ready Paper Due – April 8, 2017

Participants Registration – March 25 – May 25, 2017

Conference Date – 19 & 20 June 2017

International Conference On Cyber Incident Response, Coordination, Containment & Control (Cyber Incident 2017), June 19-20, 2017, London, UK

Call for Papers

June 19-20, 2017, London, UK

IEEE is the Technical Co-Sponsor (TCS) of the International Conference on Cyber Incident Response, Coordination, Containment & Control (Cyber Incident 2017) is an international refereed conference dedicated to the advancement of Cyber Incident Response, Coordination, Containment and Control.

The aim of the Cyber Incident 2017 is to encourage participation and promotion of collaborative scientific, industrial and academic inter-workings among individual researchers, practitioners, members of existing associations, academia, standardisation bodies, and including government departments and agencies. The purpose is to build bridges between academia and industry, and to encourage interplay of different cultures.

Cyber Incident 2017 invites researchers and industry practitioners to submit papers that encompass principles, analysis, design, methods and applications. All submitted papers are independently peer-reviewed.

The conference proceedings will be submitted for consideration for publishing and listing on the following bibliographic indexes: IEEE Computer Society Digital Library, IEEE Xplore Digital Library, DBLP Computer Science, Scopus, CiteSeerX, Computer Science Index, EI Compendex, Academic Search Complete, CiteULike, Google Scholar & Microsoft Academic Search.

The organisers will accept registration of up to 5 IEEE UK&I Student and YP Members at 75% discounted rate, and will offer up to 20% registration discounts for all IEEE, BCS, IET & IISP members.

Details

Cyber Incident 2017 is co-located with other conferences as part of Cyber Science 2017.

  • Posterswill be presented during the conference.
  • Industrytrack is available for discussing and publishing pilot and proof of concepts.
  • Work in Progresstrack is available for preliminary work.
  • Research Ideastrack is available for ideas in early stages assessment.
  • PhD Seminartrack is available for discussing and publishing early PhD thesis research.

Submission Deadline

Deadline for all paper submissions, that is, both full papers and extended abstracts for Poster, WIP, PoC, Research Idea and PhD Seminar presentations is 14th January 2017.

All Industry track, Work in Progress track, Research Ideas track and PhD Seminar track will be published in the conference proceedings. Interested participants, please submit your proposal using the online submission system hosted by Easychair Conference Portal.

Full paper submission should be via Easychair Conference Portal.

Important Dates:

Industry (Proof of Concept / Pilot) Submission –  January 14, 2017

Extended Abstract (Work in Progress) – January 14, 2017

PhD Seminar Submissions – January 14, 2017

Research Ideas – January 14, 2017

Poster/Demo Submissions – January 14, 2017

Special Track Submissions – January 14, 2017

Workshops and Tutorials Submission – January 14, 2017

Full Paper Submissions – January 14, 2017

Notification of Full Paper/Abstract / Special Track Acceptance/Rejection – March 24, 2017

Camera Ready Paper Due – April 8, 2017

Participants Registration – March 25 – May 25, 2017

Conference Date – 19 & 20 June 2017

International Conference On Cyber Security And Protection Of Digital Services (Cyber Security 2017), June 19-20, 2017, London, UK

Call for Papers

June 19-20, 2017, London, UK

IEEE is the Technical Co-Sponsor (TCS) of the International Conference on Cyber Security and Protection of Digital Services (Cyber Security 2017), an international refereed conference dedicated to the advancement of Cyber Security, information security, network security, application security and business transformation of digital services, and the protection of public digital services, especially high value bearing online services.

The aim of the Cyber Security 2017 is to encourage participation and promotion of collaborative scientific, industrial and academic inter-workings among individual researchers, practitioners, members of existing associations, academia, standardisation bodies, and including government departments and agencies. The purpose is to build bridges between academia and industry, and to encourage interplay of different culture.

Cyber Security 2017 invites researchers and industry practitioners to submit papers that encompass principles, analysis, design, methods and applications. All submitted papers are independently peer-reviewed.

The conference proceedings will be submittedfor consideration for publishing and listing on the following bibliographic indexes: IEEE Computer Society Digital Library, IEEE Xplore Digital Library, DBLP Computer Science, Scopus, CiteSeerX, Computer Science Index, EI Compendex, Academic Search Complete, CiteULike, Google Scholar & Microsoft Academic Search.

The organisers will accept registration of up to 5 IEEE UK&I Student and YP Members at 75% discounted rate, and will offer up to 20% registration discounts for all IEEE, BCS, IET & IISP members.

Details

Cyber Security 2016 is co-located with other conferences as part of Cyber Science 2017.

  • Posterswill be presented during the conference.
  • Industrytrack is available for discussing and publishing pilot and proof of concepts.
  • Work in Progresstrack is available for preliminary work.
  • Research Ideastrack is available for ideas in early stages assessment.
  • PhD Seminartrack is available for discussing and publishing early PhD thesis research.

Submission Deadline

Deadline for all paper submissions, that is, both full papers and extended abstracts for Poster, WIP, PoC, Research Idea and PhD Seminar presentations is 14th January 2017.

All Industry track, Work in Progress track, Research Ideas track and PhD Seminar track will be published in the conference proceedings. Interested participants, please submit your proposal using the online submission system hosted by Easychair Conference Portal.

Full paper submission should be via Easychair Conference Portal.

Important Dates:

Industry (Proof of Concept / Pilot) Submission –  January 14, 2017

Extended Abstract (Work in Progress) – January 14, 2017

PhD Seminar Submissions – January 14, 2017

Research Ideas – January 14, 2017

Poster/Demo Submissions – January 14, 2017

Special Track Submissions – January 14, 2017

Workshops and Tutorials Submission – January 14, 2017

Full Paper Submissions – January 14, 2017

Notification of Full Paper/Abstract / Special Track Acceptance/Rejection – March 24, 2017

Camera Ready Paper Due – April 8, 2017

Participants Registration – March 25 – May 25, 2017

Conference Date – 19 & 20 June 2017