IT Security Architect - Leeds Perm - Salary Excellent benefits

Cyber Team
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

JOB DESCRIPTIONWe are looking for an IT Security Architect with a minimum of 5 years of experience in IT Security.
  • You will be responsible for the day to day running security infrastructure and ensuring system policies are aligned to the information security framework
  • Manage the design and implementation of IT security systems and policies ensuring adherence to industry standards/regulations and security baselines
  • Conduct security vulnerability assessments and make recommendations
  • IT Security system and controls architectural design and specification
  • Manage IT Security projects, provide IT Security consultation and advice to business projects
  • Participates in proof of concepts to assist in defining technology direction and enabling IT & Business strategy
  • Contributes to short & long term security architecture strategy for the overall IT project portfolio
  • Manage and develop system policy on all security systems
  • Conduct risk analyses of the IT systems and key processes
  • Research emerging threats and vulnerabilities and develop mitigating solutions

  • Firewall rules configuration, alerts and reporting
  • Intrusion prevention and detection (IPS & IDS)
  • Windows Active Directory & Group Policy
  • SIEM, Security Event Management
  • Advanced Threat Prevention tools
  • Enterprise Anti-Virus
  • Device management
  • Email Gateway and content filtering
  • Internet Security Gateway and site/content filtering
  • Data Loss Prevention tools
  • Security Incident management
  • Web application security
  • Data discovery tools
  • Email, File, Disk Encryption (PGP, TLS, PKI, AES)
  • Secure Tokens, Certificates
  • Domain Management and hosting
  • Mobile Device management, BYOD

Desirable Experience:
  • Degree or equivalent education in technology related discipline.
  • Significant experience in a medium/large organisation.
  • One or more professional qualifications including CISSP, CISM, CISMP, CISA, SANS, CEH, TOGAF etc.
  • Management or project/team lead experience desirable.
  • Adept in report writing and present complex information

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