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Cloud Security Consultant/Engineer

  • London
  • Contract
  • Up to £500.00 per day

Exciting opportunity for a Cloud Security Engineer to work for a leading company. the role is initially remote based, but will be based in London once the lockdown restrictions ease.

PLEASE NOTE: This role will be home working until Covid lockdown rules lifted.

The Cloud Security Engineer will lead the PCI/DSS payment project. Using their comprehensive expertise, they will design, implement and support the deployment of the project to support the needs of the customer’s program.

This engineer will provide guidance and hands on experience in areas that can enhance security visibility in the AWS environment.

This role is deemed OUTSIDE of IR35.

Essential Key Skills/requirement

  • Proven AWS experience
  • EKS on EC2 or ElastiCache (Redis) experience.
  • Project ownership & Delivery experience but must be a doer/hands on
  • PCI experience

Responsibilities

  • Take ownership of the outstanding tasks
  • Carefully select vendors based on their merits and value for money
  • Submit vendor costs for approval
  • Provide extremely clear and concise instructions or PoCs which allow our Engineering teams to implement security and compliance recommendations

Tasks would include (but are not limited to) –

  • Implement IDS/IPS at the Internet edge of the environment
  • Define mechanism for scanning containers for security issues
  • Document hardening standards for both machines and containers
  • Create an access control policy which governs how access into the CDE is requested and granted
  • Implement internal & external vulnerability scanning at least once every 3 months
  • Plan and implement internal and external penetration tests by an external tester at least once a year
  • Establish a PCI compliant log storage system
  • Implement a SIEM system to analyse logs for suspicious activity and creates alerts
  • Implement FIM across all machines and containers

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


Cloud Security Consultant/Engineer

  • London
  • Contract
  • Up to £500.00 per day

Exciting opportunity for a Cloud Security Engineer to work for a leading company. the role is initially remote based, but will be based in London once the lockdown restrictions ease.

PLEASE NOTE: This role will be home working until Covid lockdown rules lifted.

The Cloud Security Engineer will lead the PCI/DSS payment project. Using their comprehensive expertise, they will design, implement and support the deployment of the project to support the needs of the customer’s program.

This engineer will provide guidance and hands on experience in areas that can enhance security visibility in the AWS environment.

This role is deemed OUTSIDE of IR35.

Essential Key Skills/requirement

  • Proven AWS experience
  • EKS on EC2 or ElastiCache (Redis) experience.
  • Project ownership & Delivery experience but must be a doer/hands on
  • PCI experience

Responsibilities

  • Take ownership of the outstanding tasks
  • Carefully select vendors based on their merits and value for money
  • Submit vendor costs for approval
  • Provide extremely clear and concise instructions or PoCs which allow our Engineering teams to implement security and compliance recommendations

Tasks would include (but are not limited to) –

  • Implement IDS/IPS at the Internet edge of the environment
  • Define mechanism for scanning containers for security issues
  • Document hardening standards for both machines and containers
  • Create an access control policy which governs how access into the CDE is requested and granted
  • Implement internal & external vulnerability scanning at least once every 3 months
  • Plan and implement internal and external penetration tests by an external tester at least once a year
  • Establish a PCI compliant log storage system
  • Implement a SIEM system to analyse logs for suspicious activity and creates alerts
  • Implement FIM across all machines and containers

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


Project Manager

  • Hampshire
  • Permanent
  • Negotiable

Project Manager Role Summary We have an exciting new permanent opportunity based in Gosport as a Project Manager. The role will provide you with the opportunity to be responsible for the successful delivery of a variety of engineering or manufacturing Projects, as delegated by the Head of Department.

Key Responsibilities

  • Planning, maintaining and delivering effective projects, proactively monitoring and actively influencing progress, resolving issues and initiating appropriate corrective action.
  • Working throughout the project lifecycle from the pre-initiation stage, through definition and execution to final closure and post project review.
  • Understanding of the bid development process, providing input into pre-qualification questionnaires, Invitation to Tender proposals and production of project implementation schedules, Risk and Opportunity registers and risk mitigation plans.
  • Ensuring effective time, cost and quality controls are in place throughout the project lifespan, focussing inwardly on the consistency of the project and outwardly on its coherence with customer expectation and specified standards.
  • Facilitating and managing the output of individuals assigned to Project Teams.
  • Producing Work Breakdown Structures and ensuring the correct level of resources and skills are identified to support the required project activities.
  • Ensuring stakeholder and communications management plans are in place.
  • Identifying and managing risks and issues which may affect the projects’ successful outcomes.
  • Initiating training, skills development and recruitment requests wherever resource gaps in the project are forecasted or identified.
  • Reporting the progress of projects at determined intervals to the Head of Department.
  • Proactive identification and exploitation of all new business development opportunities.

Key skills & qualifications

  • Sound knowledge of programme and project management methods including any of the following: APM, Prince 2, PMI
  • Knowledge and experience in the techniques for planning, monitoring and controlling projects.
  • Exemplary leadership and management skills with the ability to motivate and empower those to achieve success, preferably to a nationally recognised accreditation level g. CMI, ILM.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills, with the ability to create the full range of project documentation.
  • Microsoft Office Skills (Word, Excel, Projects) with an ability to use bespoke systems and IT packages quickly and efficiently.
  • Excellent communications skills with proven experience of engaging and building relationships with a range of stakeholders.
  • Skills in negotiating and conflict management, with the ability to identify and address differences of objective, attitude or perception in order to produce an agreed outcome for all parties.
  • Ability to influence and align others towards the vision of the project.
  • The ability to command respect and create a sense of community amongst the members of the project teams.
  • An understanding of engineering or manufacturing standards, preferably with marine or defence experience.
  • Proven experience of budget and resource management and control, preferably with a working knowledge of MRP is an advantage
  • Willingness and desire to learn new skills and invest in professional development.
  • Willingness to travel to customer sites, when required.

Additional Information

  • SECURITY – All candidates must be in a position to obtain UK security clearance to SC level and then DV clearance.

What we’re looking for in you

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.

Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

Stakeholder management skills.

For more information on both contract and permanent roles via aap3, industry news and updates, check out our brand new website, follow our aap3 Recruitment page on Linkedin and follow us on twitter @aap3recruitment


IT Service desk analyst

  • Hertfordshire
  • Contract
  • Up to £24 per hour

Opportunity for an experienced 1st line IT Service desk analyst, you will provide technical support to UK employees. Currently home-based role. Excellent telephone skills essential backed by sound base of technical knowledge. Excellent service level skills key.

Opportunity for an experienced 1st line IT Service desk analyst, you will provide technical support to the organizations UK employees. Currently home-based role but must be accessible to Rickmansworth HQ.

Key requirements:

  • 2 years recent IT Service desk experience in a 1st line role
  • Excellent communication, customer service and telephone skills essential in addition to support of the following:
  • Windows 10 operating systems.
  • Office 365/ O365
  • Web applications
  • PC, Laptop and Printer hardware.
  • iPhones and iPads.
  • Active Directory services.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment that is intent on delivering solutions to its customers in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrate commitment and enthusiasm for service quality and customer focus.

IT Service desk analyst: helpdesk, servicedesk, 1st line, 1st level, First line, first level

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


Software Test & Integration Engineer

  • Hampshire
  • Permanent
  • £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum

Excellent opportunity for a Software test and integration engineer to join this leading global organisation. In this role you will work on the software testing and integration of complex software.

Excellent opportunity for a Software test and integration engineer to join this leading global organisation. Role will be based from their offices near Portsmouth with some home working.

In this role you will work on the software testing and integration of complex software used within postal sorting systems.

Eligibility for basic UK security clearance will be required for this role.

Key experience sought:

  • Proven experience of the test life-cycle and testing complex & challenging software & systems
  • ISTQB accreditation ideal
  • Java, Jenkins, Jira or Quality Centre experience ideal
  • Experience with model based software systems (SysML, Rhapsody, Enterprise Architect) ideal

Seek well motivated individual looking to make positive contribution as part of the team. Lots of opportunities to develop and grow.

Software Test & Integration Engineer: Software tester, testing test, integration, Java, Quality Centre, Jira, Jenkins, ISTQB

For more information on both contract and permanent roles via aap3 Recruitment, industry news and updates, check out our new website, follow our aap3 Defence & Aerospace Recruitment page on Linkedin and follow us on twitter @aap3recruitment


Application Support Analyst – SQL

  • London
  • Permanent
  • £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens package

Opportunity for an Application Support Analyst to join this growing organisation. To be successful in this role you will need strong SQL skills, reporting and analytics. In this role you will be instrumental in the support and continued development of the companies ERP system.

Opportunity for an Application Support Analyst to join this growing organisation.

In this role you will be instrumental in the support and continued development of the company’s ERP system working closely with stakeholders.

Key experience sought:

  • Ideally IT degree/ BTEC educated or some structured IT learning foundation
  • Strong SQL skills (minimum 3 years)
  • Good understanding of data/ data structures & principles
  • Experience designing and developing reports to meet business requirements – e.g. Cystal Reports, PowerBI, Tableau, SSRS, Business Objects etc
  • Experience with JavaScript is a nice to have or an aptitude to pick this up and make changes to interfaces
  • Some experience with general IT support, Windows, AD, troubleshooting also nice to have

Role will provide the opportunity to pick up SAP skills in the future.

Applications Support Analyst: SQL, Reports, reporting, PowerBI, SSRS, Tableau, Oracle, IBM, Sage, ERP

For more information on both contract and permanent roles via aap3 Recruitment, industry news and updates, check out our new website, follow our aap3 Defence & Aerospace Recruitment page on Linkedin and follow us on twitter @aap3recruitment


IT Support Analyst – 1st line

  • Cheshire
  • Permanent
  • £18000.00 - £18500.00 per annum + + bonus + additional hours

Opportunity for a 1st line Support Analyst required to provide support for a team of around 65 employees working at an office in Warrington. Ideally you will have 6-12+ months IT support experience. You should be comfortable supporting Windows, Active Directory and Office 365. Any experience in VOIP would be advantageous.

Opportunity for a 1st line Support Analyst required to provide support for a team of around 65 employees working at an office in Warrington. Ideally you will have 6-12+ months IT support experience.

This is a great opportunity for someone to further their career in their IT career.

Key experience sought:

  • 6-12+ month experience in an IT support role
  • Have experience supporting Windows, AD, O365 ideally
  • Experience supporting IP Telephony/ VOIP ideal
  • Ideally drive and have own transport (car ideally)

In this role you will support the companies employees with IT issues, swapping out hardware and devices when required and providing IT support in a timely fashion. Occasional travel to another office may be required to swap out equipment.

IT Support Analyst: 1st line, 1st level, helpdesk, service desk, IT support

For more information on both contract and permanent roles via aap3, industry news and updates, check out our brand new website, follow our aap3 Recruitment page on Linkedin and follow us on twitter @aap3recruitment


Maintenance Engineer – Re-Linking

  • Hampshire
  • Contract
  • Up to £31.00 per hour

Opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer to work for an engineering giant in Portsmouth on a contract basis.

Skills Required
  • Possesses knowledge of the fundamentals within the maintenance engineering discipline, including industry and MoD maintenance management tools and processes.
  • Good IT skills, particularly use of appropriate MoD IS applications: UMMS, RCM Toolkit, TITANIUM, MS Office, MS Project, and Internet Explorer.
  • Understanding of ship and engineering maintenance / repair planning and delivery skills working under a sustained pressurised environment.
  • Able to contribute to a team based working environment.
  • Typically HND/HNC qualified

Essential

  • Knowledge of UMMS
  • Knowledge of maintenance principles on warships
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings

Desirable

  • Knowledge of RCM and/or FMEA / FMECA principles
  • Knowledge of Product Breakdown Structures
  • Knowledge of LSAR

PLEASE NOTE: This position has been assessed as being INSIDE IR35

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


Marketing Associate

  • Hampshire
  • Contract
  • £20.00 - £26.00 per hour

Marketing Associate Role Summary We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Portsmouth as a Marketing Associate. The role will be an initial 10 month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to be responsible for the promotion of products/services and for the UK Maritime Sector, which support key business development campaigns through multiple marketing channels.

Key Responsibilities

  • Working with Business Development teams to deliver creative marketing solutions and marcomms plans for priority business development activities
  • Work closely with the wider team to provide direction and content on all business development activity to promote through external and internal channels in the UK and international export markets
  • Input to the Maritime sector’s presence at key exhibitions, conferences and events around the world in support of business winning campaign, including messaging and narrative, consistency and brand
  • Expand our digital presence and approach
  • Development of creative solutions for customer facing collateral and materials
  • Report success of the marketing and events outputs and events return on objectives

Key skills & qualifications

  • Strong marketing/communications background
  • Digital marketing experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with proven ability to effectively engage with a diverse range of stakeholders
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively across internal boundaries
  • Proven ability to develop and maintain strong relationships with key internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to communicate across the business with the ability to break down internal barriers
  • Self-motivated, with a strong drive for successful delivery of objectives

What we’re looking for in you

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.

Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

Stakeholder management skills.

Location: Portsmouth

Rate: £26.25 per hour (INSIDE OF IR35)

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


Assistant Project Manager

  • Hampshire
  • Contract
  • £40.00 - £45.00 per hour

Assistant Project Manager Role Summary We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Portsmouth as a Assistant Project Manager. The role will be an initial 4 month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to be responsible for all aspects of project management for construction projects, including the deployment of project control and project management techniques.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the management and performance of assigned projects, sub contracts, vendors and/ or accounts and will ensure plans are in place (e.g. Budgets, quality, performance and output plans)
  • To monitor & report progress and feed information as part of the project recording and review process
  • Management of sub contracts, work packages and/ or small projects, ensure delivery of budget, schedule, scope, risk management and quality of the sub contract
  • Issue authorisations for work within the scope of own activity, ie. release of budget such that work can be undertaken and the contract or project delivered
  • Involvement in the creation of Reporting Packs and delivery of Project reports up through the business chain.
  • Ensure compliance with all Project Management tools and techniques, e.g. Life cycle management, risk register, change control, etc.
  • Ensure SHE and Quality Governance and compliance including application of CDMC across all projects
  • Assist with decision making for projects on resourcing strategy, sub contract and supply chain activity.
  • In the absence of the PM, delegated authority to lead in setting and agreeing direction with senior management on behalf of the Project.

Key skills & qualifications

  • Essential – Project Management qualification (preferred APMP, PMP) or able to demonstrate experience of managing projects
  • Desirable – Degree in a building related subject, or equivalent qualification.
  • Essential – A professional qualification in a construction related discipline either as “Member” or “Associate/Incorporated” membership level, with significant relevant post[1]qualification experience.
  • Desirable – a professional qualification in health and safety.
  • Essential – Current CITB CSCS card or be prepared to obtain.
  • Planning and Scheduling: Extensive skill and significant experience of defining the scope of the project and of breaking this into manageable units; work breakdown structures, control accounts and work packages.
  • Risk & Opportunity Management: Extensive skill and significant experience in
  • identifying, assessing, allocating and managing project risks and project opportunities.
  • Performance Management: Familiar with and some practical experience with a structured approach to planning, cost collection and performance measurement.
  • Lifecycle Management Phase Review: Extensive skill and significant experience of the lifecycle gates to assess the health and management maturity of a project.
  • Lifecycle Management Contract Review: Extensive skill and significant experience in periodic business/ project progress reviews within a project lifecycle.
  • Stakeholder Management: Extensive skill and significant experience in identifying, analysing and planning actions to communicate, negotiate, and influence internal/ external stakeholders.

What we’re looking for in you

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.

Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

Stakeholder management skills.

Location: Portsmouth

Rate: £45.00 per hour (INSIDE OF IR35)

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.