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Job Description

Eames are working with a reputable insurance company on the hire of a Lead Security architect, the role is based in London.


  • You can monitor the analysis of a technical solution and ensure analysis is reused for similar problem sets. You can review solutions and identify areas for change.
  • You can demonstrate a deep understanding of security concepts and can apply them to a technical level. You can effectively translate and accurately communicate security and risk implications to technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Designing secure systems. You can design and review system architectures through the development of patterns and principles.
  • Research and innovation. You can contribute to and inform developments on security properties in technology. You can identify new technologies and design the use of these in the business context across the organisation. You can engage with the broader security community.
  • You can demonstrate strong expert knowledge of system architectures. You can understand and articulate the impact of vulnerabilities on existing and future designs and systems, and how easy or difficult it will be to exploit these vulnerabilities. You can be recognized as an expert by peers in the broader security industry.


  • Reach and influence a wide range of people across
  • larger teams and communities
  • Research and apply innovative security architecture solutions to new or existing problems and be able to justify and communicate design decisions
  • Develop vision, principles and strategy for security architects for one project or technology
  • Be the point of escalation for architects in lower grade roles
  • Lead the technical design of systems and services
  • Researching and implementing the updated security standards, systems, and best practices


  • In line with the Architecture Team, manage and enhance the operating rhythm/relationships end to end between the cross functional architecture teams and key business stakeholders to ensure the right security solutions are fit for purpose in line with the strategic view.
  • Lead and manage a small team of security Architects

Eames Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.