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Cloud Security Architect - London - Up to £75,000 + 12% bonus

Cloud Security Architect - London - Up to £75,000 + 12% bonus + benefits

Our client a FTSE 100 Global Insurer, who has a revenue over £50 million, are actively seeking a Cloud Security Architect to join their team and become a key member of their Cloud Centre of Excellence (CCoE).

You will work closely with IT Security (CISO), cloud platform, application and infrastructure teams to advise across a broad range of cloud security areas. You will also work with the DevSecOps engineers to help evolve the cloud platform security and compliance automation, CI/CD, monitoring, alerting and forensic solutions.

Essential skills:

  • Experience in public cloud AWS or Azure as a Security Architect
  • Familiarity on building security reference architecture for all-in cloud deployments and hybrid scenarios
  • Knowledge of Cloud Computing technologies, integrating 3rd party monitoring tools, encryption tools and best practices, and forensics.
  • Implementation experience with enterprise security solutions and technologies such as WAF, IPS, Anti-DDOS, SIEM, Cryptography, Vulnerability Scanning, Identity and Access management
  • Experience architecting the security aspects of infrastructure solutions
  • Risk assessment and management methodologies (e.g. IRAM2, MoR)
  • Performing technical security risk assessments
  • Information security frameworks and methodologies (e.g. ISF, NIST, ISO)
  • Experience architecting or deploying Cloud/Virtualization solutions.
  • Strong analytical skills in order to assess security vulnerabilities and design security solutions


  • Work closely with application teams migrating and building new applications onto AWS cloud platform to assess solutions IT security risk and mitigation approaches
  • Collaborate with the cloud platform development and design teams to ensure platform features and solutions IT security risk is assessed and mitigation approaches provided
  • Represent CISO on technical design governance bodies
  • Working with the DevSecOps engineers to build innovative security, forensics and compliance automation solutions
  • Manage security domains within the overall cloud platform
  • Lead and drive outcomes across the cloud programme and with our internal customers
  • Contribute to a security roadmap for developing the platform security related solutions
  • Provide cloud security consulting services and expertise across the business and IT.

If this Cloud Security Architect role is of interest, then please apply with an up to date CV.

Cloud Security Architect - London - Up to £75,000 + 12% bonus + benefits