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Chief Information Security Officer

From Jobs at the University of Cambridge. Published on Mar 17, 2017.

With over 18,000 students from across the world, nearly 11,000 staff, 31 colleges and 150 departments, this is a really exciting time to join a world leading education institute such as the University of Cambridge.

The University Information Services (UIS) department provides central IT services for both the academic and administrative activities of the University. UIS leads the development of IS strategy, operations, standards and co- ordination of IS services for the collegiate University. Situated in the west of Cambridge, the department has over 280 staff and a pan university metropolitan area network, and several data centres.

The CISO is a newly created role within UIS reporting to the Director of Information Services. This role takes strategic responsibility for establishing, implementing and maintaining an Information Security programme across the collegiate university. The CISO will be responsible for the leadership and effective management of the University's information security risk management activities, including the identification, prioritisation, communication, resolution and reporting of Information Security risks.

The Role

The Chief Information Security Officer will:-

Formulate and implement consistent standards for IT security operations and support, specifically: intrusion detection systems, cyber security, firewalls, vulnerability assessment systems, penetration testing, secure e-mail systems, access control & identity management systems and network security.

Lead the development, approval and publication of up-to-date security policies, standards and guidelines, and the university- wide training and dissemination of security policies and practices.

Establish and lead the Office of the Chief Information Security Officer and the Security Operations Centre (through integration of the current teams.

Interact with senior stakeholders (academic and administrative) at university, college, departmental, faculty and institutional levels to ensure good understanding and confidence in university information security practices.

Collaborate with Risk and Legal functions to ensure that a high level of consistent, comprehensive and effective practices are in place.

Become recognised and trusted as the University's Subject Matter Expert for cyber security and information management within Cambridge, and more widely across the international IT industry.

Make an effective contribution as a member of the UIS Senior Leadership Team to the overall direction and operational management of UIS.

The recruitment of this role is being handled by Harvey Nash on behalf of the University. For full information contact Christine Dineen by email at christine.dineen@harveynash.com. The closing date for applications is Friday 31st March 2017.

Please quote reference VC11691 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Oracle E-Business Suite Systems Developer (Fixed Term)

From Jobs at the University of Cambridge. Published on Mar 08, 2017.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 3 years in the first instance.

The University Information Services (UIS) department provides central Information Technology services for both the academic and administrative activities of the University of Cambridge. These services are crucial to the success and reputation of the University. It is responsible for the development, delivery and support of all university-wide technology and systems (communications, storage, computers and corporate systems) to staff and students.

We have an opportunity for an Oracle E-Business Suite developer to join our Finance Systems development team, reporting to the Finance Systems team lead. The role involves the design, development and maintenance of customisations and personalisations to the University's principal financial management system. This is an excellent opportunity for a skilled E-Business Suite developer looking to gain further experience, with a complex and varied work load that involves a broad range of E-Business Suite modules and technologies.

Currently main areas of support for Oracle E-Business Suite include: - Core Financials (General Ledger, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Cash Management) - Procurement (Purchasing, i-Procurement) - Research Administration (Projects and Grants) - Fixed Assets, Inventory - Oracle EBS System Administration - Reporting (Oracle Reports, Oracle BI Publisher) - Java Development and OA Framework

Desired Skills & Experience

Technical Skills: - Relational Database design knowledge. - Object Oriented Programming skills. - Experience with Oracle RDBMS. - Programming knowledge of SQL and PL/SQL. - Experience in writing reports using BI Publisher, Oracle Reports or similar report development tools. - Working knowledge of Java programming. - Oracle Forms Personalisation and OAF Framework personalisation - Experience in MVC framework especially Oracle Applications Framework would be an advantage. - Systems integration using the EBS SOA Gateway - Good knowledge of front end technologies such as HTML, JSP and how they link with back end services. - Demonstrable experience of providing systems support throughout the project lifecycle. - Other Technologies desired: XML, Unix scripting, Version Control Software like CVS or SVN.

Personal Skills: - Good problem solving skills and prepared to undertake technical challenges. - Good written and verbal communication skills. - Self-motivated, with the ability to work as part of a team or on your own. - Proven ability to meet deadlines.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

The closing date for applications is Friday 7 April 2017. It is intended interviews will be held week commencing Monday 10 April 2017.

Please quote reference VC10550 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.