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Security Architect – SC Cleared. London. £600-£650 p/day

Type: Contract
Location: City of London, Greater London, England
Salary: GBP600 to 650 Daily
Job Reference: HQ/22437

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Security Architect – SC Cleared. London. £600-£650 p/day

Government Services

You will be working within a core team of security specialists including: security engineers, architects, security operations, security analyst, security intelligence analyst, ethical hacker. The wider ‘matrix managed’ team is made up of tech architects, developers, user support managers, product managers, delivery managers and the Enabling Delivery and Support team.

You will create and communicate security policy internally and externally across government. Guide and work with the security team to build prototypes for secrets management problems.

  • Guide and work with the security team to build an AWS account management solution for specific teams consistent to TechOps goals.
  • Create Build Pipelines with push button deploy, authorisation and access control for specific teams; -setup Egress Proxying for specific teams; -Set up AWS base images; Speak to teams in formal and informal settings to create awareness.

There may be some need for travel to other government/third parties for reference visits – only when needed.

Security clearance is essential.

Skills and experience: At least 2 years work experience with the following…

  • Possess technical knowledge in security engineering, authentication, security protocols or cryptography.
  • Possess knowledge of system security vulnerabilities and remediation techniques.
  • Experience of working within a software development team/writing code
  • Experience working with technical specialists
  • At least 2 years taking a risk-based approach to decision making
  • Familiar with public cloud offerings and how systems can be developed securely using these tools (e.g. NCSC Cloud Security Principles)

Nice-to-have skills and experience

  • At least 2 years Software engineering skills, including experience building, managing and deploying modern technical systems.
  • Experience of managing security in an environment with frequent change
  • Well recognised security certifications or training
  • Experience with penetration testing, network security monitoring or incident response
  • Experience of configuration management processes and tools – e.g. Puppet or Chef Experience of working with PCI environments

If you have SC clearance with the above skill set then please get in touch and send your CV for immediate consideration.

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