Lead Security Architect – Security Operations / Cyber Defense

  • Reference SWJ19953
  • Remuneration £150K+ Package
  • Role/TypePermanent/Full Time
  • LocationMidlands and Remote
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Lead Security Architect – Security Operations / Cyber Defense – Midlands and Remote - £150K+ Package

Working as part of a global security architecture function, this role is a pivotal position to define and implement the security architecture and global strategy for security operations / cyber defense within a very complex global organisation.  You will need to work with both IT and senior Business stakeholders across the organisation, to ensure consistency and global alignment for security operations security architecture, principles and standards across a very complex and challenging environment. 

You will need to have extensive expertise in architecting next generation security operations functions with an in-depth background designing and implementing complex security architectures; assessing global threat landscapes, performing risk and impact assessments; managing any residual risk issues, and applying security tools and controls.  You will be responsible for driving forward and formalising a standard approach to managing a complex security operations function, through embedding security architecture into the broader IT and enterprise architecture functions across the organisation, through to the promotion of security architecture best practices, principles and standards relating to all aspects of security operations.  You will also provide guidance and expertise to broader security and operational teams on strategic security operations issues, including the selection and definition of best in class security operations technologies across a broad range of areas including, DLP, SIEM, SOAR, Endpoint protection, Intrusion Prevention, vulnerability management, web application security etc.

This is a very senior and strategic role working in a highly complex global environment, where you will require in-depth security operations expertise, coupled with strong security architecture experience.  The ability to work with senior business and IT stakeholders is absolutely critical.

Lead Security Architect – Security Operations / Cyber Defense

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