Security Architect

Job title: Security Architect

Location: Remote

Rate: £600 - £700 per day Outside ir35

Contract: 6 months+

Security Clearance at SC level is required for this role

Job Description

I am recruiting a Security Architect for a client of mine who are an IT Systems Integrator operating within the central government space. The project is an agile transformation programme with a key client to deliver a comprehensive set of cloud-based services

Key Role Responsibilities

  • Understands the business and information risk context, and propose architectures and countermeasures to mitigate risks from solutions
  • Works closely with information risk advisors, accreditors, solution architects and system engineers to enable secure definition, delivery and configuration of ICT systems
  • Analyses existing and proposed technical architecture for security risk, applying secure architecture principles and practices to assure technical architectures
  • Assures implementation of security controls to mitigate risks
  • Provides expert technical advice to support the design and development secure architectures
  • Inputs detail on security control implementations and testing into to security risk management tooling
  • Supports security consultants by providing security control details, any gaps, and provide evidence of implementations.

Desirable Skills:

  • Network security architecture principles such as network zoning and segmentation
  • CISA, CISSP, CISM, or CIA would be highly desirable or equivalent experience

If you are interested in this role or wish to apply, please feel free to reply to this advert or call me on 01737 821029 or 07766 512829

Many thanks,