Cloud Security Architect

Cloud Security Architect

Job Title: Cloud Security Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £550 - £650 per day
Reference: HQ00078824_1536332265
Contact Name: Stefano Paganuzzi
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 07, 2018 15:57

Job Description

Security Architect for Cloud, Agile and Applications - London - Contract

Our client is currently looking to recruit a Security Architect for Cloud, Agile and Applications to join its team in London on a contract basis.

The Security Architect for Cloud, Agile and Applications is performed globally for all business locations and businesses within a distributed team based in UK

Key Responsibilities:
*Provide Subject Matter Expertise in Application Security to deliver the goals and milestones of the project.
*Provide Subject Matter Expertise and guidance to a team of identified Security Champions.
*Perform risk assessments of applications and their underlying infrastructure as well as test the applications for issues.
*Conduct risk & security assessments as required by the work programme leveraging the existing business Risk Management Framework.
*Establish and gain agreement for standard assessment methodologies and approaches to be used and ensure all assessments are consistent in their scope and the high quality by which they are performed. Negotiate risk management assessments and proposals with Application Owners, Project Directors, suppliers and operational Director's & VPs, and escalate any risks exceeding agreed limits.
*Identify security requirements to embed into the CI/CD pipeline.
*Develop security related user stories and product specific threat models to embed into platforms related products.

Key Skills and Experience
*Information Security knowledge around multiple domains e.g Identity and Access Management, Network and Communications, Host and Application, and Monitoring.
*Experience working in a continuous integration and continuous delivery model (CI/CD).
*Experience in modern cloud development and delivery platforms such as Microsoft Azure and Amazon AWS.
*Experience developing and delivering security requirements into Agile developed projects and work streams with external dependencies.
*Ability to understand and articulate security technology topics such as cloud security, application security logging and monitoring, API security, system hardening and database security
*Experience in modern cloud development and delivery platforms such as Microsoft Azure and Amazon AWS.
*Experience with security testing tools which perform vulnerability identification, threat analysis and static/dynamic code review. Additional preferred qualifications:
*Experience designing and delivering security requirements to support agile software development processes (Jira/Confluence/Jenkins).

This is a contract role for a Security Architect for Cloud, Agile and Applications working for a top company. To apply to the Security Architect for Cloud, Agile and Applications, please send a CV or call to discuss options.

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