Security Architect

Ref Number

1127

Type

Permanent

Location

Hertfordshire, UK (+UK travel)

Clearance

SC

Salary

Competitive

This is an opportunity to join a European leader in digital transformation who provide one of the most comprehensive portfolios of end to end service offerings in the market including consulting, systems integration, software development and business process services.

Role Requirements

Responsibilities

In this role you will be a security Architect and subject matter expert and provide guidance to local / central government clients as well as commercial organisations.

The role will also involve input to pre-sales activities and participation in bid teams.

You will also take ownership by reviewing designs and aspects of a solution

Own projects from initial stages to delivery

Recommend technical solutions

Go into the low level designs to ensure security controls and requirements are met in relation to the project

Essential Skills

Previous experience in a Security Architecture role

Knowledge of HMG policy & Architectural Patterns

CESG Certified Professional (CCP) IA Architect certification desirable, or ability to gain accreditation at Senior or lead level.

Strong knowledge in Windows and Active Directory security, firewalls (Traditional Layer 3), Web application firewalls (Layers 4 – 7), application security, VPN’s & secure design principles

A good understanding of networking is essential

Excellent customer facing skills and significant experience building strong client relationships

CISSP, or similar professional qualification

The role will also be working with some secure sectors, therefore current or eligibility for SC clearance is essential with willingness to obtain DV, if required.

Desirable Skills

Knowledge of Oracle, SharePoint or Amazon web services

A desire to learn new skills is important in this role

Would you like to be considered for this role?