Security Architect - Cloud, Networks, Infrastructure

London (Greater)
£500 - £580 per day
13 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Skills: IT Security Architect experience, Cloud Architecture (Iaas, Paas, SaaS, Cloud Security), Application Security, Network Security, Firewalls, Network Virtualization, Checkpoint

Cyber Security Analyst - Banking - London, City - 6 Month Contract - Up to £580 per day

A leading bank has a great opportunity for a Security Architect with excellent experience of IT Security designs, Cloud architecture and security, networking and infrastructure security.

The successful IT Security Architect will develop and maintain a security architecture process that enables the company to develop and implement security solutions and capabilities that are clearly aligned with business, technology and threat drivers.

In addition, the IT Security Architect will develop security strategy plans and roadmaps based on sound enterprise architecture practices.

This is an exciting and varied role for a Security Architect to make a real impact on the business. To be successful in this role the IT Security Architect will need strong interpersonal and stakeholder management skills as well as broad knowledge of IT Security and Financial Services or Banking experience.

Essential Skills and Qualifications:

  • Strong IT Security Architect Experience
  • Strong interpersonal skills, tact and diplomacy
  • Financial Services / Banking experience

Security Architecture Experience
  • Security design concepts and methodologies - end to end architecture
  • Identity and access management - role-based and rules-based methodologies
  • Cloud computing architecture and design - IaaS, PaaS, SaaS and cloud security
  • Application security and 3-tier model
  • Security Operations Centre design

Networking Experience
  • Networking concept - management, control and data plane and their security concerns - L2 to L7 Switching Routing, overlay networks
  • Network access control methodologies and approaches
  • Solid understanding of network virtualization
  • Firewall architecture and technologies - Layer 3-7 firewalling and proxy-based solutions network segmentation and micro-segmentation (DMZ design)
  • Hands on Palo Alto and Checkpoint experience
    Solid understanding of LAN, WAN, MAN and related security risks

  • Firewall and network audit and compliance
  • Remote access solutions - IPSec and SSL
  • Data centre design and architecture - security concerns
  • IDS and IPS
  • WAF
  • Experience designing the deployment of applications and infrastructure into public cloud services.

Services offered by Computappoint Limited are those of an Employment Business and/or Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
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