Cyber Attack Recovery Planning (CARP) Business Analyst at MoD, South West England, to 31st October 2022, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • South West England, UK
  • May 03, 2022
up to 6 Months

Contract Description

Specialist role Business analyst
Off-payroll (IR35) determination Supply of resource: the off-payroll rules will apply to any workers engaged through a qualifying intermediary, such as their own limited company
Summary of the work There is a requirement to deliver short-term outputs/gains to develop MOD capability to 'Recover' from a Cyber-Attack. The Discovery Phase for Cyber Attack Recovery Planning (CARP) highlighted 14 areas where immediate benefit can be realised in defence recovery. The requirement involves enabling an improved stance against these areas.
Latest start date Wednesday 25 May 2022
Expected contract length The resource is required until the 31st October 2022
Location South West England
Organisation the work is for MoD
Maximum day rate  
About the work
Early market engagement  
Who the specialist will work with Resilient by Design Project Board
Theme Lead
Cyber Attack Recovery Planning Project Manager
Principal Technical Consultant
Cyber Security Consultant
Defensive Cyber Future - Project Manager - CRP
Policy team - CRP
What the specialist will work on 1. Assess the maturity of existing systems and processes based on whether they meet a set of identified recovery best practices (Short Term Gains).

2. Support the Cyber Security Consultant in delivering the technical strategy for enabling an improved stance against the recovery best practices to reduce cyber risk and to improve MOD capability to recover from a cyber attack.

3. Data capture from system owners to measure and report on performance.
Work setup
Address where the work will take place MoD Corsham, MoD London or Remotely
Working arrangements Your primary location will be a hybrid of remote working, MOD Corsham and possibly MOD Main Building London .
Expenses will be within your daily rate for your regular work location. Additional travel expenses will be available should you need to travel to other sites beyond MOD Corsham,. The MOD supports flexible working (when possible), at the discretion of the programme manager.
Security clearance Active SC clearance is required by the start date of the contract and this will not be sponsored by the MOD.
Additional information
Additional terms and conditions  
Skills and experience
Essential skills and experience Have proven experience within MOD (or a similar sector) and comprehensive knowledge of Cyber security NIST Framework
Nice-to-have skills and experience
  • . Worked on similar projects within the cyber 'Recover' space.
  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field; graduate degree.
How suppliers will be evaluated
How many specialists to evaluate 7
Cultural fit criteria
  • Work as a team with our organisation and other suppliers
  • Be transparent and collaborative when making decisions
  • Have a no-blame culture and encourage people to learn from their mistakes
  • Take responsibility for their work share knowledge and experience with other team members
Additional assessment methods Interview
Evaluation weighting

Technical competence


Cultural fit



Questions asked by suppliers
1. Is this inside or outside ir35? inside