Security Architect

Job Role: Security Architect

Location: Salisbury some flexi working available

Rate: £600 a day inside ir35

Contract: 6 months +

Security Clearance at level SC is required for this role

Key responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the creation and implementation of end-to-end solution/technical design, ensuring alignment with the strategic technical architecture.
  • Provide solution and technical SME input
  • Provide a customer concern point for design related issues within projects.
  • Align standards, frameworks and security with overall business and technology strategy.
  • Identify, communicate and handle Information Assurance risks.
  • Design security architecture elements to mitigate risks in liaison with Solution Leads.
  • Build solutions that balance business requirements with information and cyber security requirements.
  • Identify security design gaps in existing and proposed architectures and recommend changes or improvements.
  • Definition of security architecture, demonstrating solutions delivery, principles and emerging technologies.

Required skills:

  • Good social skills with diverse audiences - strong critical thinking and analytical skills
  • Demonstrable ability to identify risks associated with business processes, operations, information security programs and technology projects
  • The ability to be the security authority who can explain technical topics to those without a technical background
  • Strong Security Engineering background working with an Engineering team to ensure compliance
  • Experience of integrating audit data with SIEM systems (e.g. Splunk ES, Huntsman)
  • Knowledge of JSP 440, SPF HMG InfoSec Standards 1 & 2 and other NTA Security Standards

Please feel free to reply to this advert or give me a call on 01737 821029 if you are interested

Many thanks,