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IT Security Architect
Premium Job From Coventry Building Society
Recruiter: Coventry Building Society
Listed on: 5th August
Location: Coventry
Salary/Rate: £42,356 - £63,534
Type: Permanent
Start Date: 01/04/2019
Reference: 2055
Contact Name: Ben Ellis

About The Role

Role Description:

To define IT solutions that meet the intended outcome of a project, programme or other architectural engagement, ensuring alignment to the IT Strategy and conforming to policies, standards, patterns and general good practice. Applicants for a Security Architecture role would be expected to fit the following profile:

About You

Essential Skills:

  • All round in depth IT background and good understanding of Information / Cyber Security
  • Working towards CISSP, CISM or equivalent security qualifications
  • Understanding of ISO27001 & 27005 and NIST security controls
  • Consideration into data breaches, broken authentication, hacking etc.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of risk
  • Good understanding of enterprise architecture methodologies such as TOGAF, SABSA
  • Good understanding IT Governance Framework like ITIL, COBIT
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Keep up to date with the latest developments in the IT industry to make recommendations for how they could add benefit to the Society
  • Understanding of Software Development Life Cycle
  • Understanding of project management methodologies such as Agile, PRINCE2.

Desired Skills:

  • CISSP, CISM or equivalent security qualifications
  • 5 Years of experience in Information/Cyber Security roles
  • 3 Years of Architecture experience
  • Proven ability to explain complex concepts in a nontechnical way
  • Proven record of working with business stakeholders and communicating complex problems in a business context
  • 1 year overall experience of working in ISMS environment like ISO 27001
  • 1 Year working experience in assessing security risks in projects and in BAU
  • 1 - 2 years working experience on Firewalls, SIEM, IDS, IPS and other security tools and devices

The internal known as role profile for this position is Solution Architect.

About The Company

IT at the Coventry is changing; we are currently undertaking an exciting transformation project that will shape the future of the organisation. As we progress on our journey we are seeking talented individuals who are passionate about delivering an outstanding experience for both members and colleagues in an environment where you will have the opportunity to be part of the future success of the organisation and work in an environment where personal and professional development is



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