Technical researcher Job Vacancy

December 17, 2021
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Duties and Responsibilities

The Technical Researcher will be working as part of a team providing cybersecurity education and research services to Industry. They will report to the Cyber Skills Project Manager for co-ordination and direction of activities, the researcher will have the autonomy to create and deliver cyber security services for research projects with industry clients, researchers, and lecturers. The researcher will be supported in publishing suitable research work where appropriate.

Working on both a mobile and an online Cyber Range, the researcher will be collaborating with leading experts in cybersecurity from both industry and academia. The researcher mobile Cyber Range will be used to provide a range of services to Industry and the research community, creating attack scenarios and generating innovative solutions for existing and future cyber security threats.

The researcher will develop simulated complex IT environments and experiment with the handling of specific real-world scenarios, including the latest threats and research innovative detection and defensive approaches in collaboration with industry clients, researchers, and lecturers. This role is an opportunity to influence leading security education and research based the needs of society.

Applications by MTU e-Recruitment system only. Applications will not be accepted in any other format. Please log on to to apply for this position.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is 1pm on Monday, 10th January 2022.

For informal discussions in relation to the role please contact Jacqueline Kehoe (