Security Architect - DV Cleared

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  • Location:

    Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, E. of England, England

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  • Salary:

    £600 - £777 per day

  • Contact:

    Abbie Levens

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Security Architect - DV Clearance

Hemel Hempstead

£600-£777 DOE

6 month contract

Full Time

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Security Consultancy and the development of documentation
  2. Ensuring compliance with HMG and client policy in all solutions
  3. Identifying potential efficiencies and new ways of working
  4. Working closely with Solution architects
  5. Interpretation of NIST security standards
  6. Developing and writing the Security Controls Compliance plan
  7. Experience of Delegation of Admin and how to organise system administration tasks in a high security environment
  8. Working with and advising the solution architects on the potential security strengths and weaknesses of proposed solutions

Essential Skills:

  1. Good customer facing skills - able to communicate effectively with staff and clients at all levels
  2. Extensive experience in IT with at least 10 years in a management role with a proven track record
  3. Knowledge of HMG Security Policy Framework / Risk Management / Vulnerability Management / Protective Monitoring / Security report analytics
  4. Creation and maintenance of detailed Security Management Plans and ISMS
  5. ITHC vulnerability assessments and remediation

Desirable Skills

  1. A member of the Institute of Information Security Professionals / British Computer Society / Information Security forum
  2. Experience of Audit systems
  3. Experience of Archimate
  4. Information Security for GSi / GXSx / PSN Interconnectivity and Code of Connection Compliance together with N3 Interconnectivity
  5. Knowledge of Data & Voice Network Management together with secure architecture design