Security Design Engineer

London (Greater)
£10,000 - £19,999
10 Nov 2017
18 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Security Design Engineer

To support the Security Design Engineering team in the delivery of Secure Solutions. This will be achieved by producing Low Level Security Designs for high profile and high security impact projects. All designs will detail solutions which are fit for purpose, as well as complaint with Policies, Standards and Patterns. The role will also involve providing direct support to Technical Architects during their production of Technical Solution Design documents for projects which significantly impact security.

The role:

  • Production of Low Level Security Designs for high profile and high security impact change initiatives across all areas of the organisation, ensuring that the drivers of cost, pace and quality are maintained.
  • Provide specialist security support, working as part of the project team and the assigned architects to ensure that any queries, discrepancies and gaps in the solution are addressed.
  • Support the whole community in the security assessment of required exemptions and waivers.
  • Support Senior Security Design Engineers by ensuring that they are provided opportunity to review low level security designs and take on board feedback from seniors to update the artefacts as required.
  • Ensuring that the drivers of Cost, Pace and Quality are maintained during production of low level security designs.
  • Support Senior Security Solution Engineers to facilitate and maintain oversight of the production of Security Patterns.
  • Support the team in Resource Management and Planning by ensuring that the teams ongoing demand is reflected in the Clarity toolset and monitoring actuals against forecast
  • Support Senior Engineers in assigning work identified through triage to available resource taking into account availability and required skillset.
  • Support the Design function by collecting and consolidating feedback from within the project community to facilitate an environment of continuous improvement.


  • Experience of providing security support to projects within a large, global organisation, preferably in financial services
  • Experience of influencing at senior organisational levels
  • Experience of producing low level designs which exhibit both quality and compliance to standards.
  • Proven experience with supporting projects with flexible and challenging goals and objectives.