Security Design Lead Information Assurance Architect

Recruiter
SmartSourcing plc
Location
Bristol, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
07 Oct 2019
Closes
01 Nov 2019
Ref
1286194046
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
SmartSourcing PLC are looking for a Security Design Lead / Information Security Architect to work for a large client based in Bristol, DV Clearance will be needed for this role.

The individual will drive beneficial security change into the business through the development or review of architectures so that they:

Fit business requirements for security;

Mitigate the risk and conform to the relevant security policies;

Balance information risk against cost of countermeasures; Ensure security is implemented in a consistent way across the programme, and drive the overall design;

Working with agile developers and testers to review code, run and manage security tests and provide security assurance the resultant code is safe from a security perspective;

Working to articulate current risks against the system, the proposed mitigation and support the ongoing accreditation process;

Creating, running and managing the security processes and procedures, both technical and not, to maintain the security of the system, personnel, and appropriate environments;

Security architecture for the design of secure digital services;

Security principles for the programme;

Agile development and programme staff security education; Experience in delivering security within Internet facing, transactional digital services is essential;

Key Tasks:

Fit business requirements for security;

Mitigate the risks and conform to the relevant security policies;

Balance information risk against cost of countermeasures;Ensure security is implemented in a consistent way across the programme, and drive the overall design;

Working with agile developers and testers to review code, run and manage security tests and provide security assurance the resultant code is safe from a security perspective;

Working to articulate current risks against the system, the proposed mitigation and support the ongoing accreditation process;

Creating, running and managing the security processes and procedures, both technical and not, to maintain the security of the system, personnel, and appropriate environments;

Security architecture for the design of secure digital services; Security principles for the programme;

Agile development and programme staff security education;

Experience in delivering security within Internet facing, transactional digital services is essential;

This role may require travel and meetings within the UK

An awareness of the MOD Acquisition Lifecycles, MOD Approval and Scrutiny Process, Cabinet Office and Treasury Approvals is required.
SmartSourcing provides services as an Employment Agency and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of age, race, religion, disability, age, gender or sexual orientation.

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