Product Security Architect

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    Frimley, Surrey

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    £50000 - £60000 per annum

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    Tom Barrett

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    over 2 years ago

Product Security Architect

Locations: Frimley, Bristol or Portsmouth

Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per annum

Role Description:

You will have the opportunity to ensure that our systems are designed with product security in mind and that their operational and technical data is protected. You will work with other technical specialists and may manage a team of other engineers to help us design, develop, integrate, manage and support complex systems.

You will be able to apply your subject matter expertise to ensure that the delivered solutions meet the specified contractual and regulatory requirements and can be operated securely, correctly and safely.

Your levels of responsibility will depend on your skills and experience, but you will be able to understand and report the programme status for engineering activities in your area of responsibility, identify problem areas and implement recovery plans.

Your main responsibilities as a Product Security Architect will involve:

Providing advice on product security matters to the project and engineering managers delivering our programmes and ensuring that information management and assurance requirements are correctly considered, defined and implemented.

Influencing stakeholders to comply with system architectural principles and objectives and be able to explain the causes, likelihood and potential business impacts on information risks.

Ensuring that product security is appropriately considered at each stage of the engineering lifecycle.

Supporting the planning and management of specialist activities

Your skills and qualifications:


Degree level qualification (or equivalent experience) in relevant STEM subject (Engineering/ Physics/ Maths/ Science).

Knowledge of Cyber Security/Information Assurance activities in the defence, maritime or a relevant highly-controlled domain and have a comprehensive understanding of the impact of information risk management activities on system architectures and the development of risk mitigations.

Good communication skills and ability to interact with and manage stakeholders.


Previous experience with systems of systems, or complex IT projects.

What we're looking for in you:

We welcome people with experience of the military, defence and maritime industries, who can use their knowledge and learning to help us ensure that we provide the best products. We are also keen to work with people from other industries, technical fields and working environments who can bring in innovative and fresh thinking and work with us to participate and contribute to the important work that we do.

We are looking for motivated people who can take responsibility for their own outputs and be confident working autonomously and in a structured manner. You will be capable of supervising others will have strong written and verbal communication skills.

Location: Frimley, Bristol or Portsmouth dependent on role and your personal circumstances

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.