Technology & IT

Security Architect




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Fri, 11th January 2019

Exciting 6 month Security Architect contract – excellent knowledge of security best practise for cloud services (IaaS, PaaS & SaaS) a must.

Exciting role looking for a Security Architect – consultancy experience highly desirable. Also can consider candidates with infrastructure / network architecture experience (with a security remit)


  • Lead the design process for all security related solutions
  • Assess and approve security components of solution architectures
  • Perform risk & security assessments on projects, solutions and external vendors/providers
  • Development of cyber security strategy and roadmaps
  • Lead the design and implementation of processes to ensure that the organisation moves from its current state towards the desired future state
  • Provide guidance to the Cyber SecOps team and ensure operational requirements are met
  • Continuously improving the organisations’ security posture, processes, tools, responsiveness & compliance
  • Ensure and drive compliance activities, including both internal standard/policy compliance as well as external compliance such as PCI DSS and Privacy Act
  • Assist with audit activities such as PCI DSS assessment and internal audit
  • development and governance of security policies, processes and guideline documentation; participate in the architectural review and governance processes
  • provide SME cyber security advice to other ICT staff and the broader business as required

Required Skills

  • 5+ years’ experience in architecture within cyber/information security or infrastructure/network with partial security remit
  • Tertiary qualification in an IT related field
  • Working knowledge of industry good practise such as OWASP, PCI DSS, ISO27001/2, ASD Mitigation Strategies, NIST CSF
  • Industry certification in the security field is desirable – i.e. CISSP, CompTIA Security+, GSEC, SABSA
  • Experience with Architecture Frameworks such as SABSA & TOGAF and working knowledge of ITIL processes
  • knowledge of security best practise for cloud services (IaaS, PaaS & SaaS)
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