IT Security Architect - ISO27001 - Edinburgh

Spring Technology (London)
£50000.00 - £70000.00 pa + Comprehensive Benefits
16 Mar 2017
15 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Spring Technology is currently recruiting an IT Security Architect for our client, a retail bank on a mission to change the world of banking as we know it.

The Company
Spring Technology's client is a UK retail bank who is passionate about growing talent, whilst providing a supportive and nurturing environment. They pride themselves on being an entrepreneurial, fun and innovative place for people to work.

The role: IT Security Architect
This is a lead role, supporting the overall security strategy providing technical leadership to a diverse programme. You will act as the subject matter expert for all things security related, leading and shaping the organisation's security initiatives over the coming years. The priority for this role is to translate complex technical terms into what a non-technical audience can understand, along with engaging and influencing senior stakeholders across the business.

Responsibilities include:
*Developing, maintaining and embedding the enterprise security architecture to mitigate on-going threats
*Partnering with the organisation to identify, diagnose, and define issues relating to enterprise level security
*Work collaboratively with stakeholders to establish, shape and embed solutions
*Advise and support the business, always maintaining up to date knowledge of industry and technical developments

Your skills and experience will include:
*Designing and implementing an approach to security architecture to support wider enterprise architecture and security efforts
*Developing security designs (business and system), including compliance to security standards
*Knowledge of a broad range of security architecture and associated frameworks
*Understanding of the principles of security best practice (ISO27001, NIST)


*Excellent salary and benefits package
*City Centre location
*Fantastic culture with an innovative and fun approach

Spring Technology is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Spring Technology is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.