Success for Cyber Security Graduates at Bletchley Park
The second graduation event for Qufaro’s online CyberEPQ (Extended Project Qualification) was held at Bletchley Park on Saturday 8th September.
Equivalent to an AS-level, the CyberEPQ is a stepping stone for students looking to go to university or the world of work. Certified by City & Guilds, it counts for UCAS credits in university applications. Many of the students, however, are already in careers and are looking to move into the rapidly expanding cyber security industry.
79 students successfully completed the course and many of those who were able to attend were joined by family and teachers. Certificates were awarded by information security guru, Professor Fred Piper, in front of the rebuild of Colossus at The National Museum of Computing.
Many students were awarded the additional recognition of membership of a newly created category of the Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP) and all students that successfully completed the course were reimbursed their fees through sponsorship by Deloitte.
Dr Budgie Dhanda, CEO of Qufaro, said, “Through the skills they have gained on this course, these students will be making an invaluable contribution to keeping the country cyber secure in the coming years. For those that are looking to move into the cyber profession, they now have a breadth and depth of knowledge that will make them attractive recruits. For those that choose a different path, they do so knowing how to identify and protect themselves, and the organisations they work for, from the real, online threats that are growing every day.”
Graduate, Eugene Chen, commented: ‘The CyberEPQ has given me a very broad overview that I wouldn’t have gotten anywhere else at A-level.’
- Sales New Business / Account Manager - Sales Security / Cloud / Managed Service
- upto 50,000 base plus OTE
*Actively looking to hire now. Consultative Sales person. New business and account management. Technology and Services (Cloud / Security / Managed Services) Flexible location- remote working- London based office for when the ‘new normal’ emerges. We are looking for a capable and self sufficient sales person that will also benefit from a team that will generate leads / appointment setting. Your role will be to generate new logo business opportunities and manage and expand traction into a number of existing accounts (that have spent.) Targeting the mid market to small enterprise. This award winning business, who deliver a broad range of transformational solutions, are looking to attract a high achiever. Uncapped commission and sensible scaled targets to attract the best. Top earners achieving in excess of £200k+ Experience in selling one or more of the following is essential; Managed Services, Datacentre, Cloud and Cyber Security. All details kept in confidence, apply today to find out more. Chris.Holt@dclsearch.com 07884666351
- New Business Hunter - Global Telecom Services
- up to €90,000 base plus €60,000 OTE (some flexibility)
New Business Hunter - Telecom Services Salary up to €90,000 base plus €60,000 OTE Location: Munich Reference RA7379 Our client a leading Global Telecoms Provider are looking for an ambitious New Business Hunter to be based in Germany, targeting Germany HQ enterprises business who are looking to expand or develop their presence in the Asian markets, you will be able to sell across their full portfolio of services, from Global Connectivity, Cloud, Security and SDWAN solutions As the New Business Hunter you will be responsible for the development of new Logo accounts, focusing on growing these from initial introduction through to established customer Responsibilities: • Maintaining and developing relationships with targeted companies • Identifying opportunities to grow revenue • Generating revenue growth within new Logo customers via telephone and face to face contact, web meetings and when necessary face to face visits Skills and experience: • Fluent German and English verbal and written skills are imperative • Experience in the Telecoms/networking industry is a must • Proven new business experience and able to show how you would target, approach and win a customer • Aptitude for achieving individual revenue and key performance targets. • Proven negotiations skills. Telecoms Jobs | Telecommunications Jobs | Telecommunications Jobs