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Security Architect

Posted 1 February by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited Easy Apply Ended

Security Architect - Infrastructure - Networks - DevOps - Azure - Hardware

Security Architect - Infrastructure - Networks - DevOps - Azure - Hardware

You will join a Global Investment Manager as a Senior Security Architect, you will become the SME on security design and responsible for embedding security into infrastructure initiatives and software engineering processes.
In order to be successful in this position you will be able to:

  • Evolve and execute the security architecture strategy
  • Utilize proven consulting skills to deliver security architecture as an internal shared service
  • Identify any gaps in existing infrastructure and application security and assist in remediation design
  • Coordinate with various project teams to communicate the necessity of security requirements and design constraints.
  • Work with solutions architects to develop secure coding best practices with samples and documentation for key concepts, including enterprise identity management, SSO/SAML, API, key management, and Web Services
  • Work closely with the platforms teams as the Cloud Security SME
  • Develop SOW for application penetration testing activities
  • Assist SOC with triage and remediation advise of security scan results, providing code examples when needed
  • Stays current with security technologies and make recommendations for use based on business value.
  • Maintains an expert knowledge in the field of Information Security and the related issues, systems, processes, products, and services.
  • Develop reference security architectures and frameworks (including requirements, design patterns, and other artefacts) for use throughout the company.
  • Evaluate new and emerging security technologies for potential suitability in the company's environment.
  • Contribute to the development of security policies, security standards, and risk governance processes.
  • Develop an application security training program.

Technical skills required:

  • Proven programming experience with Java, JavaScript and .Net
  • Deep understanding of Cloud application architecture
  • Experience with CI/CD tools
  • Understanding of secure coding practices and common web vulnerabilities (OWASP Top 10) with the ability to identify and assist remediation of vulnerabilities.
  • Exposure to security controls such as static scanners, dynamic scanners, web proxies, and web application firewalls
  • Experience performing code reviews and vulnerability assessments as part of the software development life-cycle and experience working with application security tools such as Burp Suite
  • Solid understanding of large multi-region enterprise networks and server clusters
  • Solid understanding of enterprise storage and database systems
  • Deep understanding of virtualisation concepts.
  • Experience performing Security Architectural review
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to interact well at different levels within the organization

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