Security SME

Job Description

REQ ID: 112048
SALARY: Competitive
POSTING END DATE: 28/02/2023
LOCATION: Manchester
Jaguar Land Rover is harnessing technology to make driving smarter, safer and cleaner. You can help create a world in which responsible, sustainable vehicles revolutionise the driving experience for generations. Our vision is to leverage the incredible potential of technology to build vehicles that not only offer a premium, all-encompassing digital experience, but that also make our customers lives better.



Jaguar Land Rover is leading the way with initiatives to improve the customer experience through the use of vehicle data to manage, update and improve the car. We are looking for a Security SME to join the team and play a leading role in continuing to manage and develop our connected vehicles in a secure way.


This exciting role will support our agile teams, across the entire domain, who are focussed on rapidly deploying new services to the customer and will be a part of a wider vehicle cyber security chapter ensuring the resilience and compliance of all our customer products.  



You will:

  • Support in the management of governance forums including Platform Security Working Group and Domain Security Working Group to perform regular risk reviews with risk owners and senior leaders
  • Management of the platform risk register, ensuring SLAs are adhered to
  • Liaise with Product Owners (risk owners) to ensure that risks are mitigated and managed according to the risk governance workflow, tackling any particularly challenging risks and ensuring an appropriate management plan is in place
  • Liaise with development teams (squads) to ensure that controls are implemented in accordance with the security risks and controls, focussing on those that are particularly challenging and/or high risk
  • Identify risks that need to be escalated through the Cyber and Product Compliance forums
  • Continually improve the risk and compliance capability driving towards a future state that relies heavily on automation and enables the team to focus on value adding work




  • Previous experience in security governance risk and compliance
  • Demonstrable experience in working with business stakeholders; being able to communicate risk and compliance issues in a way that is appropriate.
  • Working knowledge of ISO 27001 standards (or equivalent)
  • The ability to work independently and the ability to work collaboratively with limited supervision
  • Excellent collaborative skills
  • An enthusiastic can-do attitude
  • Knowledge of Agile and its methodologies



Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.

This role may offer the opportunity for hybrid working where you can split your time between working from home and in the office. At Jaguar Land Rover, hybrid working is a voluntary, non-contractual arrangement providing employees with more choice and flexibility around how, when and where they work, if suitable for their role. Further details can be discussed with the Hiring Manager at interview stage. 

Please be aware that we may close this vacancy for applications before the stated deadline if we receive a high volume of interest. We strongly advise you to submit your application as early as possible.

Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.