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Lead Security Architect/ Head of Architecture - SC Cleared


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Lead Security Architect/ Head of Architecture - SC Cleared

Rate: £850 per day

Duration: 6 months

Location: Remote - ad-hoc travel to Manchester

IR35: Inside

The role:

As Lead Security Architect/ Head of Architecture, you will be responsible for providing direction, leadership and alignment to a security architecture function of a leading Central Government Institution.

With a strong background in Cloud Security, you will bring a strategic view to the portfolio, identifying challenges and driving effective cyber security controls across its portfolio of project, programmes and services.

Experience requirements:

* Proven leadership experience in Cloud Security Architecture, demonstrated through your previous roles - you'll be able to advocate for the right approaches and continuously challenge in and out of the team.
* Demonstrate technical competence in Cyber Security through relevant qualifications and/or practical knowledge.
* Have the ability to confront issues and challenge assumptions at the highest levels with delivery partners, stakeholders and clients in an assertive yet constructive way.
* Show you can develop procedures, standards and processes that deliver end-to-end, tightly monitored IT environments.
* Have the ability to set an appropriate security strategy, managing resource allocation to effectively deliver to this.
* Are self-motivated and able to manage multiple priorities at the same time, whilst being able to look at the detail where necessary to guide others and provide advice around appropriate methods and tools.

If you are available and interested, please apply in the first instance and you will be contacted to discuss the position further.