Senior Security Architect (SABSA, Financial Services, Internal)

Anson McCade
London (Greater)
£95,000 - £130,000 + package
13 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Security Architect (SABSA, Financial Services, Internal)

A top flight financial services organisation who take security more seriously than any other commercial sector organisation in the UK have vacancies in their Security Design team. With over 10% of the firms employees permanently employed in their IT Security capability, there can be no doubt that they take security serious for the sake of security rather than for compliance.

With a large budget for implementing the latest and greatest in security technology, this team are constantly evaluating the value of new products and are frequently upgrading their security capability to fight the latest threats.

Because of the extremely high value of the data that the team are securing, one serious breach could shut this high profit organisation down overnight. As such, there can be no chances taken with security and they only hire the best problem solvers who are not married to any particular tech but rather revel in new challenges and enjoy thinking way outside the box.

The Senior Security Architect (SABSA, Financial Services, Internal) role:

  • Threat model all new projects/tech before evaluating potential ROI
  • Apply deep problem solving skills to create innovating solutions to protect all applications and infrastructure.
  • Come up with ideas that will be run with to keep the company secure
  • Review engineering standards and work closely with the in-house SOC and Engineering teams
  • Assess risk against internal company standards and frameworks
  • Show deep understanding of system security and encourage the IT Security culture


  • Significant Security design experience in a fast paced and demanding environment
  • Technical curiosity and ability to apply knowledge to new problems and technologies
  • Be abreast of the latest threats and vulnerabilities

For further information or to register your interest, call Stephen White on 020 7780 6700 or send across your CV .

Reference: AMC*SW/SEC7103

Type: Permanent

Position: Senior Security Architect

Duration: Permanent

Location: London

Salary: £95,000 - £130,000 + package

Contact: Stephen White

Telephone: 020 7780 6700

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