Security Architect

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 700 - £ 740 / Daily
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    IT
  • External Reference
    JN-042022-248923
  • Category
    IT - Architects

Security Architect required to work with a Government department. This is an initial 12-month contract, paying £740 a day, inside IR35, remote/hybrid working (1 day a week in the London office).



Ideally you will be SC Cleared or eligible for SC Clearance.



Main Responsibilities:



  • You will be the security design authority for the ITSM toolset and working with the Service Owner

  • You will have a detailed knowledge of technical requirements to implement, design and manage associated technologies

  • You will have a genuine interest in new technologies and bring this passion to the role to ensure the client remains at the forefront of technical advances.



Essential Skills:



  • Analysis - You can provide direction and lead on change with regards to factors that feed into analysis. You can monitor changes in the technical environment and assess whether risks are still at acceptable levels or whether previous decisions need to be revisited.

  • Communication skills - You have an expert understanding and can apply security concepts to a technical level, at the highest levels of risk complexity.

  • Design secure systems - You can lead design and review solutions to complex problems with system architectures by defining and challenging patterns and principles.

  • Enabling and informing risk-based decisions - You can act as a point of escalation. You will be trusted by senior risk owners as an expert in security. You can apply risk methodologies at the most complex levels of risk.

  • Specific security technology and understanding - You can understand and articulate the impact of vulnerabilities on existing and future designs, systems and how easy or difficult it will be to exploit these vulnerabilities.

  • Exposure to currently employed technologies. You are aware of and have experience operating with a range of technologies, including the ServiceNow platform, specifically the IT Operations Module.


Please apply should you meet the above criteria.


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