We are looking for an enterprise level Security Architect with good cloud based experience. Simple as that really! So if you want to work for an organisation that promotes flexible working / working from home, as well as offers a great benefits package including a mouth watering bonus, then get in touch to discuss!
As an Enterprise Security Architect you will be a key influencer for this programme as well as supporting the wider business change portfolio. We need experienced leaders who are technical security experts and are confident dealing with a range of stakeholders. The majority of this clients budget is being pumped into security, so it's a great time to get involved!
Key responsibilities of the Enterprise Security Architect:
Ensuring that the security implications of the organisations ambitious and business strategy are properly assessed and effectively implemented
Providing security input into technology strategies and roadmaps
Acting as a subject matter expert in security, able to constructively challenge internal and external solution proposals when required
Driving adoption of security best-practice across IT and the business
Governing solution designs to ensure they align with or enhance the security architecture
Defining and implementing common architectural frameworks, standards, patterns and practices
Working closely with other stakeholders to define, maintain and communicate the security elements of the Enterprise Architecture
Expert knowledge of fundamental security concepts, the threat landscape and security best practices
Strong security analysis skills, with the ability to recommend pragmatic security solutions that address threats while delivering business requirements;
Previous experience of enterprise security architecture and security solution design on complex projects
Significant experience of working on IT change projects with a good working understanding of a broad range of technologies, including application, database, infrastructure and cloud
Experience of defining and maintaining security architecture and strategy artefacts and roadmaps
Good knowledge of governing security in both Agile and ITSM (e.g. Scaled Agile Framework/ ITIL)
Experience of large enterprise environments including strategic and architectural integration of new digital services with legacy systems (e.g. Mainframe)
If you are an Enterprise Security Architect with good experience of cloud technologies, ideally Azure and have previous financial services experience, then we want to hear from you. Contact Simon Allen to discuss this role in more detail. Simon.email@example.com
Do you want to be part of an organisation that is digitally transforming and investing heavily in technology and innovation?
The environment is dynamic and fast paced and we are looking to recruit a Data Architect who has a proven track record of success to work within the Data Architecture team.
Key duties in the role:
Developing and communicating the Information Strategy
Providing Information Management leadership, direction and governance
Working with business stakeholders to develop Conceptual Data Models
Providing data design governance and guidance to development projects
Approving solutions for strategic fit and IT architectural compliance
Providing consultancy and technical support
Essential skills required:
Systems analysis and development experience
IT architecture and infrastructure experience
Experience of the systems development lifecycles and methodology (e.g. agile, scrum)
Significant experience of project delivery including large, complex projects
You will have a solid understanding of Data Management principles and methods, combined with excellent communications skills
The ideal person will be experienced in at least 1 of the areas below:
Conceptual and Logical Data Modelling
Physical Database Design
Canonical Information Modelling for Service Oriented Architecture
Business Intelligence (e.g. Data Warehousing, Dimensional design, Power BI, Business Objects, Qlik)
Big Data technologies (e.g. Azure Data Lake, Hive, NoSQL )
Cloud-based Analytics Advanced Analytics Data Science solutions
Master Data Management
Data Quality management
Business Glossaries and Metadata management
Data Integration technologies (e.g. Informatica, ETL, data virtualisation)
Self-service data preparation tools (e.g. Trifacta)
If you are an experienced Data Architect looking for your next permanent move in Edinburgh and want to work for a company that offers flexible working and a great benefits package, then get in touch with Simon Allen to discuss. firstname.lastname@example.org or 0131 344 4795
You will join a company with a global reputation and an exciting vision ahead. Currently going through some exciting mergers, this tech hub within Edinburgh is growing rapidly! The forthcoming planned changes provides a terrific opportunity to develop brand-new systems and strategies. As with everywhere nowadays, things are moving along the cloud direction and this role will play a big part in this transformation.
You will be joining a small team of information security specialists within the Enterprise Security department. You will use your technical security skills, along with stakeholder management skills, to work with various departments and strategic partners. You will be working on exciting new change initiatives, helping the business to achieve its digital ambitions across web, mobile and cloud.
You’ll have the opportunity to lead change, working on a wide range of different projects and using your expert knowledge to translate high level security requirements into designs. You’ll also be working closely with the enterprise security architects to understand and develop the enterprise security architecture. Along with this you will be leading a small team, mentoring junior members of the team and ensuring successful team co-ordination.
The skills you will bring…
Experience of working in a business facing Information Security role
Hands on technical Information Security experience
Experience in articulating complex requirements as easy to understand security designs
An understanding of technology and how it works across applications and infrastructure.
Working knowledge of infrastructure and application security requirements.
Understanding of recognised information security management and governance frameworks and architecture (ISO27001, ISF SOGP, COBIT, SABSA etc.)
Understanding of security technologies, their capabilities, limitations and interoperability.
Strong stakeholder management skills.
If you have any the following……. even better, but not essential….
An understanding of DevSecOps principles and practices
Certificate Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK)
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
SABSA Chartered Practitioner (SCP)
For immediate consideration please apply, alternatively please get in touch on email@example.com to find out more information! Or call Simon Allen on 0131 344 4795
As Head of Security Operations, you will be responsible for developing and leading a high performing Security Operations function. This role will report directly to the CISO and oversee Threat & Vulnerability Management and Detection & Response functions within the business.
The Head of Security Operations will:
Be accountable for delivery of Security Operations services across the organisation
Engage with the wider business to understand the risks and threats to the business and use this to inform requirements for the Security Operations Centre (SOC)
Develop a hybrid SOC with the people, processes and technologies required to detect and respond to sophisticated cyber security threats across all technologies used by the company
Drive cultural change to ensure that detection and monitoring is a key consideration when new applications, services and infrastructure are developed
Collaborate with cyber strategy and architecture functions to maintain an ongoing Security Operations strategy to align with business objectives
Key strength areas
Strong operational delivery capability, internally and via 3rd party providers
Strategic vision to provide leadership and direction to develop best in class Security Operations capability
Significant collaboration and stakeholder management across the organisation
This is an exciting opportunity to join a business undergoing significant change, take a key role in a large-scale multi-million pound security transformation programme and develop a high performing Security Operations function for the business
The candidate should have a proven track record of:
Leading operational capability delivering services in a large corporate environment
Leading a significant programme, project or strategic initiative
Working in cross-functional teams as part of significant transformational project
Demonstrating strong leadership skills and an ability to build relationships across a wider business
Influencing a wide range of internal and external stakeholders
Delivering persuasive messages with excellent written and verbal communication skills
Managing cyber security incidents and effectively working under pressure
The candidate should also have significant experience and understanding of cyber security, preferably including:
Designing and building SOCs.
Using cyber security frameworks.
Working within threat and vulnerability management and detection and response functions.
If you are a Head of Security Operations and looking for your next move within an organisation that will offer excellent salary and benefits, including bonus and flexible working, then get in touch with Simon Allen to discuss. Simon.firstname.lastname@example.org