Office for Nuclear Regulation

Information and Cyber Security Inspector

About the role

The role of the Nuclear Security Inspector (Information & Cyber Security) is to ensure that the civil nuclear industry manages information/cyber risks appropriately and effectively.  The role encompasses the regulation of information technology, operating technology and the security of SNI within the civil nuclear sector through enabling, influencing, assuring and ensuring the compliance, management and performance of site licence holders. This post requires a certain amount of travel including, on occasion, overnight stays.

To be effective, the candidate will require a breadth and depth of expertise and skills in technical, people and procedural matters related to information risk management and cyber security.  He/she will: conduct regulatory interventions; assess dutyholders' security assurance; contribute to the development of policy; maintain currency of guidance documents/Codes of Practice; and liaise with other regulators (including ONR (CNS) inspectors, ONR nuclear safety regulators, EA/SEPA Inspectors) and various Government security and intelligence agencies as appropriate. They may also be required to represent ONR at international security events and meetings.

Over time, the successful candidate will be offered the opportunity to progress and also broaden their security expertise within ONR (CNS). This could be in other roles including Personnel Security, Transport Security, Site Security, Emergency Planning & Response, Contingency Planning & Exercises, and Investigations.

Job related expertise

Candidates must be able to demonstrate the following qualifications, experience and behaviours:



Behavioural core competencies

In addition, if shortlisted you will need to provide examples of the following behavioural competencies:

How to apply

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