Security Architect London 600 Out of scope

London (Greater)
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
SmartSourcing is recruiting on behalf of a major Government client for a Security Architect.

For this role there will be a number of skills needed

�an experienced HMG IA professional with a technical or security design assurance background, or an experienced Enterprise Architect with a strong background in security components and HMG Information Assurance

�experienced in Gateway architecture with technical knowledge of CISCO and other gateway technology

�You will possess strong communications, relationship building, negotiation and influencing skills.

�You will need to demonstrate high credibility, discretion, and integrity in order that you can work effectively with senior leaders and stakeholders.

�You will have basic knowledge of current laws and legal constraints relevant to IA in the Government/Public Sector IT � e.g. Data Protection Act, Freedom of Information Act

�You will have an analytical and creative approach to problem solving.

�You will be able to absorb new technical, commercial and business concepts quickly, and work with them.

�You will be able to obtain information from business people in face to face situations, and to analyse information obtained by a variety of formal and informal means.

�Requires good information acquisition, organisational awareness and vision coupled with technical skills to guide and communicate information assurance and security principles to the business.

�You will have detailed technical security knowledge of telecommunications/IT and current products/technology.�An understanding of service provision within an outsourced ICT environment.

�You will have good working knowledge of HMG IA Accreditation.

�You will have a good understanding of central government department ICT systems and policies

�You will have an understanding of ICT related technology and how physical, technical, procedural and personnel security can be used to reduce risk to an acceptable level.

�You will have extensive knowledge and understanding of HMG IA standards and how they apply to ICT systems.

�You will have good working knowledge of applicable industry payment standards e.g. PCIDSS.

�You will demonstrate leadership qualities and be capable of managing resources or a team of people.

�Membership to at least one of the three CESG CCP certification bodies. Indicating CESG Certified Professional � IA Architect/Security and Information risk advisor (either current or pending award)

For this role the successful person will need to hold SC clearance or be able to undertake the relevant clearance.

SmartSourcing provides services as an Employment Agency and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of age, race, religion, disability, age, gender or sexual orientation.

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