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Cryptographic Engineer

Cryptographic Engineer

  • Location

    South Lanarkshire

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  • Salary:

    £200 - £225 per day

  • Contact:

    Rick Seivewright

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Cryptographic Assistant - South Lanarkshire

Job Description

This role will be working for an organisation based in South Lanarkshire on a project focussed around protecting sensitive information.

This role will include Prepare, muster, distribute and account for items that require movement to other sites. This is a varied and demanding role for an intelligent and enthusiastic person who enjoys working in a fast-paced team environment.


  • To ensure that the minimum requirements for the secure storage and handling of cryptographic items are applied to minimise the possibility of a breach of security.
  • To understand and utilise the existing up to date system of Central Accounting for all cryptographic items issued to their location using a register of cryptographic items with supporting vouchers to record every transaction. This requirement includes the bi-annual mustering of cryptographic items for external audit.
  • To become familiar with the current system for internal stock checks of all cryptographic items for which they are responsible at the requisite intervals.
  • To take immediate upward reporting action on any suspected or actual cryptographic incident.
  • To issue cryptographic items on loan to holders and users.
  • Have the ability to work in a methodical manner, at times without instruction from the custodian team.

Preferred Experience and Qualifications

  • Experience in working with Cryptographic material
  • Excellent attention to detail and record keeping skills
  • The ability to follow guidance and adhere to processes
  • Proven communication skills which allow you to accurately share and respond information