Security Architect

Job Title: Security Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Horsham, West Sussex
Salary: Negotiable
Job list.duration: 3 month rolling
REF: GB001_1537973097
Contact Name: Gareth Batchelor
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

I'm urgently looking for a security architect preferably with experience working for an insurance company for an immediate start contract in Horsham.

  • Advise and enable technical teams to make security decisions and provide advice and guidance, ensuring the effective use of common tools and patterns
  • Responsibility to deliver secure systems and implement proportionate controls to enable business outcomes.
  • Align services and designs to relevant standards, frameworks and security methods and with overall business and technology strategy.
  • Identify and communicate current and emerging security threats with the IS Infrastructure Change Programme and within the Security function.
  • Design security architecture elements to mitigate threats as they emerge.
  • Create solutions that balance business requirements with information and Cyber security requirements.
  • Identify security design gaps in existing and proposed architectures and recommend changes or enhancements.
  • Use current methods to test that built solutions are secure.
  • Educate other members of the delivery team as necessary to deliver the required business outcomes.