Security Architect - Application and Information

Understanding Recruitment
Richmond, Surrey
20 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Security Architect - Application and Information

A new role for an Application and Information Security Architect / Expert has arisen with a FTSE100 company in Richmond. As part of an exciting period of growth, the company are re-building their engineering team and are seeking an Application and Information Security Architect to join in line with this.

This role will ensure that security standards are met, principals are adhered to and appropriate policies and procedures are in place. You will also ensure compliance in line with security protocols, and embed the best techniques into the daily operations of the delivery teams, whilst working with a fast-paced Agile environment.

Skills / experience needed for theSecurity Architect (Application and Information):

  • Experience of delivering expertise on the design, development and implementation of security policies, procedures and controls.
  • Experienced in security architecture - both application and information (including architecture best practices, frameworks, standards etc.).
  • Knowledge of security testing tools / threat modelling.
  • Proven record in sourcing and managing 3rd party suppliers.
  • Experienced gained ideally in high-traffic, consumer-facing companies, and within mixed OS, Cloud, SaaS, PaaS, API, Mobile and Web apps environments.
  • Privacy legislation knowledge would be ideal (GDPR and Data Protection Act 1998).
  • Experience of working within an Agile environment.
  • Documentation writing skills, both technical and non-technical.

This FTSE100 company are market-leaders in their field and operate across 40 countries globally. This is a fantastic opportunity for an Application and Information Security Architect to be part of a new team and help build this area of the business from the ground up!

Prior experience in high-traffic, consumer-facing companies would be preferred.

Security Architect - Application and Information

Salary: £75 000 - £85 000 + benefits
Location: Richmond, London

Please apply now for more information and immediate consideration.
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