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Civil Service Jobs in Glasgow – Security Architect

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Job Description:

Our Security Architects are trusted advisors for security, responsible for delivering both hands-on solutions and providing information and cyber security advice.

Job Responsibilities:

  • act as an ambassador for the cyber security team and promote the team’s tools and services.
  • advise on the selection and implementation of security controls by assessing current threats and vulnerabilities associated with a service or technology.
  • help teams identify and promote security best practices to deliver robust, resilient, secure and scalable solutions.
  • support digital and service teams to implement security controls and be considerate of organisational objectives.
  • understand common and emerging vulnerabilities and threats.
  • continuously improve the security of our platforms and services by cooperating with various stakeholders to identify, communicate and remediate cyber security issues.
  • communicate security issues and advice widely through various internal channels, including technical documentation, intranets and published guidance (like GDS Way).
  • know how to stay up-to-date through sources such as OWASP and MITRE ATT&CK.

Job Requirements:

  • have performed threat modelling and design reviews against new and existing services.
  • can demonstrate extensive information and cyber security knowledge, particularly secure development and engineering practices, identity and access management and cryptography principles.
  • appreciate security aspects end-to-end, from designing security controls before a system is developed to managing processes once a service is live, such as regularly iterating incident management and response plans.
  • have experience with cloud-native technologies, particularly those in Amazon Web Services (AWS) such as AWS Lambda, CloudTrail and Kinesis.
  • have software development experience to be able to build prototypes, review code and showcase cyber security solutions.
  • understand security isn’t just a technology problem, that people and processes are essential to consider.

Job Details:

Company: Civil Service

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Glasgow, GB

Application Deadline: N/A

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