Skip to main content

This job has expired

Security Advisor Incidents & Investigations

BAE Systems
Up to £47683 per annum
Closing date
1 May 2024

View more

Engineering & Manufacturing
Full Time
Contract Type

Job Details

Job Title: Security Advisor Incidents & Investigations

Location: Warton - We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements - please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role.

Salary: £47,683

What you'll be doing:

  • Ensuring security incidents are handled, and managed, in accordance with the Air Incident Management Processes and Playbooks for a multitude of scenarios across all domains of security - Physical, Personnel, Technical and - support to/triage of Cyber Security incidents
  • Assisting in reviewing, triage and management security incidents across all BAE Systems businesses including Europe & International (E&I), Falconworks, Operations, FCAS and US Programmes (USP)
  • Supporting the Security Incidents and Investigations Manager when conducting investigations within conjunction with wider business functions (i.e. HR, Legal, Ethics, Enterprise IT Security)
  • Managing assigned caseload and progress assigned incidents, with support when necessary, to completion. This includes maintaining accurate records in mandated toolsets, managing sensitive data and information, in line with established processes and procedures
  • Supporting and influencing the security culture by raising security awareness among employees by championing and modelling behaviours that demonstrate and adhere to BAE Systems values and code of conduct

Your skills and experiences:


  • Understanding of incident and investigations management/discipline, processes and procedures and maintaining a case load
  • Investigation and interview skills
  • To have a proactive approach to solving problems, working with the wider team to develop solutions.
  • Experience of supporting or managing investigations and/or formal investigation qualifications (PIP accreditation)


  • Knowledge of BAE Systems and general business footprint, understanding of Security as a discipline across multiple domains - including personnel, physical, technical etc
  • Strong communication skills required due to nature of work in Security - often handling sensitive employee data, and awkward contacts. Tact and diplomacy required to reach a suitable outcome.
  • Ability to build and maintain trustful relationships with key internal and external stakeholders


You'll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You'll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts - you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

The Governance, Risk and Assurance team:

This role sits under the Incidents and Investigation Manager within the Governance Risk and Assurance team. You will work across all level of professionals across the business ensuring security incidents are handled effectively across both colleagues and external customers.

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you'll be able to make a real difference. You'll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you'll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals.

We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

Closing Date: 1st May 2024

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.


BAE Systems plc is a British multinational defence, security and aerospace company head-quartered in London in the United Kingdom and with operations worldwide.

Recognising that our people are our top priority we have set ourselves a number of corporate targets to improve the diversity and inclusiveness of our workforce, including uplifting our female representation in leadership roles by 15% by 2015. We recognise the challenge that this target presents, knowing that engineering is often seen as a “man’s world”. 

View Our Top Employer Page

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert