Security Architect

Recruiter
I Confidential
Location
Edinburgh
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Why i-confidential

i-confidential offers a range of information security consulting services. We provide cost effective services to help our clients to clearly understand their information risks and develop their information and cyber security strategies. We deliver practical, understandable solutions to protect information. Our client base is expanding and our clients are asking for an increasingly diverse range of services.

We are looking for an Information Security Architect to join our growing team.

Background

One of our large financial services clients is currently delivering a large IT Security transformation programme to improve the Banks IT Security controls and is looking for a Security Engineer lead to support their Identity and Access Management workstream. You will be providing Security Architecture ensuring that the controls being operated remain efficient and effective based on the Group's overall appetite for IT Security risk.

Key Objectives

Provide leadership to the programme specifically in the following control area I&AM through engagement with the Cyber Security Engineering team individual project teams.Working with the control owners to develop and document the control improvement strategy for the above control area gaining agreement to the strategy from key stakeholders. Key Deliverables will include

Detailed security design inputs.Security assessment of solutions and key review points.Operate on the control areas as directed by the Head of Security Engineering and the I&AM Domain Engineer.Definition and documentation of strategy and scope statements for the IT Security control improvements for I&AM.Provide IT Security SME leadership and expertise into Cyber work streams and BAU for the duration of this service.Experience Required

    Experience of technical leadership of IT Security in a large global organisation covering multi-platform and operations, service delivery and IT programme delivery. Experience of influencing at senior organisational levels.Experience in resolving major IT Security breaches.Broad IT Security Architecture experience and end-to-end solution design.Experience in financial services preferred.Some experience and understanding of user behavioural analytics, cloud I&AM, cloud security would be beneficial.

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