Case Studies

Want to know what a career in cyber could look like, it’s not all high tech and wizzardy code (but it could be if that’s your bag!).

We’ve asked a range of people for an insight into what their role looks like from a range of different companies, check out the videos to find out more.

Julie-Anne Maisey

Security Lead – Vulnerability & Identification Management, Nationwide

Nationwide are a building society that is serious about making technology faster and simpler for their 15 million members.


Associate Offensive Security Engineer, Dyson

Dyson is a unique technology enterprise. While engineering remains at their core, their passion for problem solving across different disciplines runs throughout our business. They’re a diverse workforce made up of people with different Dyson behaviours. So, the chances are they’ve got a role to suit your area of expertise.

Dr Phillip Morgan

Technical Lead in Human-Centric Cyber Security, Airbus

Airbus CyberSecurity is a European specialist in cyber security. Their mission is to protect governments, military, organisations and critical national infrastructure from cyber threats.

Ash Dunn

Head of Information Security, OVO Energy

Ovo launched in 2009 to make energy cheaper, greener, and simpler. Since then they’ve welcomed over a million members, planted a million trees, and set their sights on helping save the planet.

Mike Martindale

Test Lead, Amiosec

Based in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, Amiosec specialises in research and rapid product developments incorporating new and emerging technologies. They focus on enhancing customer capabilities in the fields of secure communications, network defence, cyber security and deployed capability.

David Leach

Security Consultant, IBM

Through the intersection of AI, intelligent orchestration, the agility of the cloud, and collaboration with each other, IBM tackle the cybersecurity challenges ahead of us.

Taylor Watson

Cyber Security Apprentice, Cyber Security Associates

Cyber Security Associates (CSA) provides expert cyber and information security services to UK FTSE 100 companies and SMEs globally. CSA personnel have years of experience working both in the public and private sectors for organisations such as the Ministry of Defence, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the Bank of England. However, CSA pride themselves in offering advanced cyber solutions normally only within the reach of large companies, to the SME market.


Cyber Security Engineer, Leonardo

Tom’s cyber security career started as an apprentice with Leonardo. Leonardo in close partnership with their customers, suppliers and authorities, offer public and private organisations comprehensive cyber security solutions that comply with security governance and defend against an ever evolving threat landscape. They offer informed guidance and management experience that allows us to consult, design, build and operate the optimum solutions to secure your digital future.