Job Overview

Security Architect

Location: London, England Salary: £700 - £750 per day + OUTSIDE IR35
Type: Contract Contact: Gabriel Moore
Posted: about 2 months ago

My client, a global insurance company, is seeking a Group IT Enterprise Application Security Architect, on a long-term contractual basis to own, define, develop and embed a "secure by approach" strategic enterprise solution.

Reporting into the Head of Enterprise Architecture (with a strong dotted line into the CISO), the Enterprise Application Security Architect will:

Provide expert security architecture / design services and oversight for enterprise applications that support different deployment models with recent professional expertise of designing, building and integrating solutions with strong focus on cloud, multi-cloud micro-services architectures using Kubernetes, Salesforce and application security models, composite applications with hybrid (cloud and on-premises) deployment model and security best practice for globally distributed architectures

Successful Security Architects will likely:

  • Have a background in (or good knowledge of) software development roles
  • 10+ years of industry experience in security architecture roles
  • Minimum of 5 years of secure design experience, with focus on security design for cloud deployed applications (public, private, IaaS, PaaS and SaaS)
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with security design for multi-cloud, micro-services architectures including experience of security design for global, multi-regulatory compliant applications
  • Strong full-SDLC knowledge and secure SDLC with strong knowledge of Software Assurance Maturity Model (SAMM) and OWASP best practice

Desirable (but not essential) includes:

  • Ideal - Application security architecture knowledge of Salesforce and/or 3rd party Salesforce application (on
  • Desirable - Knowledge of working in a regulated environment e.g. FCA, PRA and wider regulatory, compliance environment for global insurance businesses
  • Desirable - Working knowledge of Enterprise and Solution Architecture frameworks and methodologies (e.g. TOGAF)

Please apply now if you would like to be considered for this OUTSIDE of IR35 Opportunity

Key words: OAuth protocol, SAML, Azure Active Directory and Okta, Security, Cyber Security, security architect, application security

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