Technical Security Architect - London - 12 Months - £650pd

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Technology

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £650 - £750 per day

  • Contact:

    Bradley Andrews

  • Contact email:

    bradley.andrews@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00029506_1572429097

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Technical Security Architect - London - 12 Months - £650pd

You will need to collaborate closely with delivery teams and business stakeholders across the enterprise in a multi-supplier environment.

Responsibilities:

* Ensure that specified security controls or other counter-measures they specify to mitigate, minimise, or treat discovered risks are pragmatic appropriate and cost effective
* Lead information assurance activities against solution designs to ensure they are appropriately secure. and provide advice and guidance on Security standards and policies
* Ensure risks are identified, assessed and managed appropriate to standards and requirements.
* Management of operational security incidents, IT Health Check and Pen Tests Assure results of ITHC & Pen Tests

Essential skills and experience:

* Have proven track record of risk assessing and assuring cloud based architectures for large and complex organisations
* In depth understanding of traditional security technologies and security specific protocols (e.g. TLS, Kerberos and SAML..
* Solid experience and understanding of AWS security tools and services, open source security controls, automated security testing tools
* Proven track record of scoping pen testing, ITHC and security incident management
* In depth understanding and experience of outcome based approach to risk identification, management and mitigation using techniques such as risk trees and attack tree methods
* Good understanding of Identity management, identity lifecycle management