Security Architect - SC cleared - South London
You’ll be an experienced Security Architect who has worked with a mixture of different team sizes and types and you must understand the underlying principles of Scrum and Kanban ways of working.
Latest start date Thursday 1 March 2018
Expected contract length To 30/6/2019 + option to extend for 6m
Location South London
Who the specialist will work with
The Security Architect will report to the Lead Architect and will work closely with the Product Owner, Delivery Lead, Scrum Master,DevOps, Business Analysts, Solution Architects and Infrastructure Architects.
What the specialist will work on
The IT team require a Security Architect to help deliver their Digital Services Programme. The work will focus on supporting a wider project which is delivering new immigration control software and a replacement for the current watch-listing systems. The project is being delivered using agile, uses cloud and physical infrastructure and handles sensitive material.
Address where the work will take place
You will be predominantly based in South London but may be required to attend central London sites or other locations as necessary.
You’ll work alongside existing delivery teams focused on specific outcomes and will need to conform to the clients’ rules & procedures. You will be based on site Monday – Friday. Approximate hours are 08:00 – 18:00.
Will conform to clients internal policies and will not be payable within the M25.
SC Security Clearance is required.
This role is deemed to be outside the scope of IR35 of the Intermediaries legislation. Candidates may be working towards obtaining SC clearance and must possess this by the latest start date.
Candidates with DV Clearance will also be considered.
Essential skills and experience
- Defining Security Architecture for systems with a delivery budget in excess of £10M
- Defining Security Operations for systems with a delivery budget in excess of £10M
- Designing inter-domain gateways
- Experience of cloud technologies
Nice-to-have skills and experience
- Experience of security architecture within a Government department
- Background in Technology with proven success in a complex programmes
Fantastic long term opportunity working on an interesting and challenging technology programme.