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Security Architect, Product Architecture & Engineering

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Cyber Security & Cloud

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  • Salary:

    £85000.00 - £95000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Pratap Vara

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Security Architect - Permanent - London

Security Architect sought for an instantly recognisable financial l services organization as part of their global cyber security team

You will be joining an organisation that places the upmost importance on security and have a department on highly knowledgeable and experienced security professionals who are all deeply passionate about the work they do.

Through deep technical knowledge and collaboration with various staff/teams, you will be improving technology and architecture decisions and ensure solutions are in line with company strategy.

A great opportunity to develop your career in Security Architecture.

Location - please note, my client are operating a 50:50 split between office and remote. Candidates must be committed to attending the office.

The Role:

  • Work with security functions - provide guidance around technology choices
  • Develop and maintain security architecture specifications
  • Apply security design specifics to develop the security architecture
  • Strategic direction of Security projects
  • Proof of Concept
  • Build strong, long-lasting relationships across the business and influence IT, Business and Product teams
  • Communicate with Senior Business and IT Stakeholders and advise on appropriate security actions
  • Act as a Security SME

Required Experience:

  • Previous roles in a Security Architecture capacity
  • Hands-on experience Architecting network, data centre and cloud solutions (IaaS & PaaS security)
  • Vast experience in full end to end security processes and solutions
  • Ability to be the technical bridge between various security teams
  • Threat modelling
  • Experience running or managing resources within a security function
  • Experience of security assessments and remediations
  • security technologies, such as Firewalls, Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems, Vulnerability Scanning, WAF, Wireless LAN, NAC, DLP, DDoS Mitigation, WAN security, SIEM, Content Filtering, Cloud Security gateways, Secure Proxies, SSL crypto solutions
  • Strong knowledge and working experience with SDN (Software-Defined Networking), NFV (Network Function Virtualization), and network virtualization/overlays
  • OpenStack, Cloud Foundry, Server Virtualization hypervisors (KVM, Xen, Hyper-V, VSphere), Linux Containers technologies (Docker, Mesos, Kubernetes), and distributed computing
  • Cloud knowledge along with DevOps - a bonus

To be considered for the role please apply with a copy of your CV asap. pratap@pioneer-saerch.com / 020 38286965

Security Architect - Permanent - London