Security Architect / Security Engineer – Contract

Location: Remote - UK

Salary: £650 - £750 per day

As part of a cloud deployment programme, Security Architects and Engineers with experience of working within a cloud environment are required for a leading financial services firm. This role focuses on Google Cloud Platform implementation. Situated within the technology team, you will also be assisting the firm in its move to promote security applications.  

 

This role is created due to a programme of work in line with automation and agile development practices. 

There are also positions for Security Engineers and Security Architects with DevSecOps experience with knowledge in SDLC and relevant analytics. You will liaise with both the business and technology functions as the security architect or engineering subject matter expert. 

 

Duties

Defining the security architecture and/or engineering solutions for major programmes and projects

Act as a significant technical subject matter expert regarding security matters related to DevSecOps and secure development practices.

Participate in implementation or deployment of new tools, processes, and best practices to improve knowledge sharing and to raise security level while promoting security awareness.

Work with CI/CD tech team to integrate security tool automation such as SAST, DAST, Container Analysis, Issue Tracking, and other security tools.

 

Criteria

Strong expertise with cloud environments with a strong experience with GCP

Strong knowledge in DevOps development practices, CI/CD pipelines (ideally)

Ideally, Programming/scripting experience, e.g. (Powershell, ASP, .NET, Python, Perl)

Security qualifications

Certs such as TOGAF, SABSA are advantageous. 

 

This role is inside IR35