Cyber Security Architect

Morson International
Newport (Casnewydd)
11 Mar 2018
19 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Morson International have an active requirement for an experienced Cyber Defence Solution Architect to work on an initial 6 month contract on client site in Newport. The ideal candidate will be responsible for supporting the technical design of cyber defence capabilities to meet market demands and act as point of contact for technical design, transition and 3rd line support is provided for project teams (internal, external and international).

***Due to the nature of this role, successful candidates are required to hold a valid SC clearance prior to starting. Candidates who do not hold current SC clearance must be willing and eligible to undergo clearance***

Key Responsibilities:

* Working within a SOC (Security Operations Centre), SIEM solution design & integration, working as a senior/lead solution architect within an MSSP (Managed Security Services Provider) organization on Cybersecurity Solutions
* Requirements Analysis, technical services delivery, third-line support of SOC environments, Consultancy services on security solutions
* Supporting Bids (RFI/RFP/RFQ) etc. through writing submissions with bid team;
* Performing Analysis of business requirements and the creation of service design packages, supporting discussions with external, internal and international stakeholders up to and including Director Level
* Designing management information systems and toolsets related to each environment
* The continual service improvement of new and existing technology and management architectures

Key Skills Required:

* At least five years in working in an Architect or Design role within an MSSP organisation, with at least two as lead / SDA
* At least two years working on specific SOC/SIEM platforms (such as but not limited to Splunk, LogRythm, Alienvault, Intel/McAfee, AlertLogic, RSA, ArcSight, QRadar, LogLogic);
* Experience of designing full technical service frameworks (not just providing support) to include costing of service design transition and operations;
* A professional level of education or experience in another company, preferably also industry/professional/UK government security qualifications (in particular UK CCP, CISMP, CISSP, CCNP, MCSE, ITIL, ISO Audit).

The IT Division of Morson International has an excellent track record in the supply of IT skills across the full IT lifecycle. We have consistently supplied quality IT recruitment solutions whilst developing mutually beneficial, long term client relationships

For further information on the company and the role, please apply now by sending an up to date copy of your CV and contact

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