Lead Security Architect- £85,000, Edinburgh, Glasgow or Newcastle
Posted on Jan 4, 2020 by Spencer Rose Ltd
This role is accountable for the production, maintenance and governance of security architecture artefacts including architectures, patterns and guides that drive the use of reusable security components. The lead security architect will provide SME sign-off to security architecture for significant initiatives within the company. As a key member of the leadership team within Information Security the lead security architect will be expected to have broader accountabilities across the CISO office including:
Implementing and maintain CISO policies, procedures and standards.
Reporting on identified control weaknesses and articulating the associated risks to senior stakeholders.
Assessing compliance with CISO policies and relevant regulation through the design and delivery of controls.
Undertake oversight, themed reviews and wider assurance on the management of Cyber Security risks across the company(including 3rd party suppliers) .
Design and implement metrics and other management reporting on Cyber Security issues and policy compliance.
Develop and maintain relationships at all levels, communicate Cyber Security requirements to internal and external stakeholders.
Act as the central point of contact for CISO operational activity providing subject matter expert guidance and support to the business where required.
Coaching and line management of Cyber Security Specialists/Analysts.
Maintaining accurate records and documentation in line with controls, procedures and audit requirements.
Management and oversight of related reporting, MI production and supportive governance arrangements.
Support internal change and project activity to ensure that Cyber Security risk as managed, providing assurance prior to implementation.
Undertaking ad-hoc cyber related work items as required.