Senior Cyber Security Architect

Senior Cyber Security Architect

Job Title: Senior Cyber Security Architect
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Reference: HQ00120125_1590155045
Contact Name: Korina Kvadranti
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 22, 2020 14:44

Job Description

Senior Security Architect - DevSecOps - Greenfield

An exciting opportunity for a Senior Security Architect to help build this Retail Giant's Cyber Security from the ground up. They are transitioning their Cyber Security from the outsourced model to a DevOps based in-house model. The Senior Security Architect would get an opportunity to step into a Head of Information Security role over the course of a year.

Within the position you will work closely with the IT Director, as a Technical SME within the Security Engineering/Architecture space. This will involve activities such as developing a SOC and a Threat Hunting capability and designing the new Cyber Security Architecture strategy, while working closely with the Software Engineering team.

What will you do?

  • Engineering for the OS, authentication & authorization and AppSec identity.
  • Design the automation of Security capabilities to achieve rapid delivery.
  • Design and implement technical security controls.
  • Design and deliver solutions that fit into the DevOps environment.
  • Build out a threat hunting capability.
  • Mentor more junior members of the team on technical topics.

What experience are we looking for?

  • Experience of designing Security Architecture from greenfield in DevSecOps environment
  • Strong technical background in Cyber Security as an Engineer or equivalent.
  • Python or other programming language, experience with containerization.
  • Software development background or equivalent.
  • Strong communication skills.

Location: Central London (Fully remote initally)

Type: Permanent

Salary: up to £120,000 + bens

This is an exceptional opportunity for a Senior Security Architect with an ambition to progress into a Head of Cyber Security role!

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