Head of Security Architecture

£110k - £120k
Permanent
London
24 Jun 2019
BBBH734296

Security Architecture, Cyber Security, CISO

Morgan McKinley is currently working with a leading Financial Services client who are seeking a Head of Security Architecture to join their business in London.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ownership and implementation of the Security Architecture Framework
  • Providing vision and direction for the Security Architecture Strategy
  • Working alongside the CISO and senior Security Management to deliver the Security Strategy
  • Work closely with Enterprise Architecture in the effective delivery of design authorities
  • Manage the implementation of industry standards and their integration in to Security Architecture
  • Engage with senior stakeholders across the organisation to develop relationships and the brand of Security Architecture
  • Interface with programme and project managers to ensure appropriate security architecture engagement on projects
  • Engage with senior stakeholders across the organisation to develop relationships and the brand of Security Architecture
  • Interface with programme and project managers to ensure appropriate security architecture engagement on projects
  • Leadership of the Security Architecture function, managing team assignments and delegation of tasks

The ideal candidate would have:

  • 5-8 years functional security expertise with broad understanding of competencies and the lifecycle of application security management
  • Experience of developing Security Architectural Frameworks and Security Architecture Strategies
  • Experience developing or managing security programs preferably across several domains including metrics and reporting for program maturity and risk reduction
  • Experience and/or training on GDPR requirements and other data protection laws
  • Knowledge of policy frameworks and understanding of policies, procedures, guideline structure
  • Knowledge of firewalls, IPS, DLP, proxies, SEIM, & endpoint protection software
  • Strong knowledge of one or more of the following programming languages HTML5, ASP, Java, Objective-C , C#, C++, SQL is preferred

Write to me at svaishnavi@morganmckinley.co.uk with your updated CV should you be interested. If you know anyone perfect for the job, drop me a note - I'd be happy to speak to them!

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.