Cyber Security Architect

£55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, medical insurance, pension
20 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Cyber Security Architect

South Coast

Salary - up to £65k plus benefits and generous expenses package

We are recruiting for a number of Cyber Security Architects who are driven by solving varied and challenging client problems. The successful candidates will be working alongside customers to help them engineer bespoke cyber security solutions within complex environments with the aim of protecting information and systems from the cyber threat. Activities will be varied as you work across a range of projects, ensuring that your work is always diverse and interesting.

Working within a highly respected world class organisation with strong existing clients in the UK public sector and is now seeking to diversify further into the private sector. We are looking for a mixture of experienced, developing and junior Architects/System Designers with an Information Security and technology background to assist our clients by performing the following tasks:
  • Designing Secure Systems; either a software/hardware component or system of components which are resilient to the Cyber Threat
  • Architecture modelling and oversight of technical design studies
  • Generation of technical material for competitive bids, however this is not a pre-sales role
  • Engagement with technical and non-technical stakeholders on a daily basis.

Knowledge / Experience

High priority skills & knowledge/qualifications
  • CESG Certified Professional (CCP) qualification(s) required, ideally IA Architect or SIRA
  • IT Engineering skills in the following;
    • Networking equipment, software development, hardware development
  • Cryptography and/or Key Management
  • Enterprise Architecture Modelling in any of the following areas;
    • Framework
    • Assurance
    • Defence
  • Good understanding of Cyber threats and vulnerabilities
  • Strong customer facing and communication skills
  • Ability to travel when necessary
  • Able to be based from South England location (Nr Southampton)

This is a customer facing role therefore we are looking for individuals who have the appropriate technical knowledge and who are able to communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders at all levels. This role is based from Southampton however regular travel to client locations should be expected (specifically South England and London)

Due to the nature of this position, candidates will ideally hold security clearance (SC minimum) and be willing to undergo, and eligible to achieve HMG DV clearance. As a result, candidates will need to be a British Citizen and have resided in the UK for the last 10 years. This position offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including bonus scheme, private medical insurance and pension, along with a whole host of flexible benefits to include childcare vouchers, travel insurance and dental care.

For further information or to apply, please contact / 01489898869.