Security Architect

Job title : Security Architect
Location : London
Job type : Contract
Salary : £690 - £740 per day
Sector : Buy Side
Reference : BHJOB6067_20527
Security Architect - Azure - Financial Services - Contract 

Our client, an Investment Management organisation, based in the City, are looking for a Security Architect to join their global Information Security team on an initial 6-month contract. This will be to work on a number of initiatives across the business, including a global website design and cloud migration project.  

The ideal candidate will be experienced with MS Cloud tech (Azure, Intune etc) and have worked within Azure DevOps environments in the past. Alongside this, you will be comfortable liaising with business stakeholders to define and deliver requirements.

The successful candidate will be comfortable working across multiple disciplines of IT Security and Information Security including operating systems, databases, applications and infrastructure components.

Experience and Qualifications Required
  • Previous experience supporting cloud architecture, design, implementation, operations and automation in Azure.
  • Demonstrated architecture experience including requirements definition, architecture development, development of use cases and stories, and systems integration & test.
  • Industry recognized technical certifications are desirable (CISSP, CISM, CCSP, CCSK, SABSA, TOGAF)
  • Microsoft technical certifications are desirable (Azure Solutions Architect, Azure Security Engineer, 365 Security Administrator)
  • Previous experience in financial services or similar highly regulated environment is desirable.
  • Experience working directly with Azure Infrastructure services (VM’s, VNETS, Subnets, NSG’s, Resource Groups) deployment.
  • Strong experience with Azure and Office 365 platform capabilities, including understanding of the Azure Cloud Adoption Framework.
This is a great opportunity to join a global Investment Management organisation gaining business wide exposure in a forward-thinking info sec team.

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