Information Security Architect / Manager

  • Job Reference: NJ0442
  • Date Posted: 8 April 2024
  • Recruiter: Nexus Jobs Limited
  • Location: London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £500 to £550
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Contract, Permanent
  • Duration: 6 to 12 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jas Gujral
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 020 7488 6900

Job Description

Information Security Architect / Manager

Our Client is an International company with offices in Central London.

They are looking to bring on-board an Information Security Architect / Manager with at least 5 to 8 years proven expertise within Information Security.

The function of the position will be as follows:

  • Assess the current environment against industry standards and trends.
  • Implement robust security and control measures, in line with the global IT team
  • Streamline current processes and execute changes for a secured and optimised technology and data landscape.
  • Subject matter expert in application and network security, with operational experience of managing security operations, SIEM solutions, incident, and response management.
  • Collaborate to develop the Infosec strategy and associated operating model.
  • Conduct an in-depth security risk assessment across the technology stack and provide end-to-end mitigation steps for resilience.
  • Working closely with key stakeholders to ensure compliance with security policies, and promotion of strong information security culture.
  • Provide weekly governance, risk and compliance reports utilising key risk and key performance indicators and metrics.


Skills/Competencies Required:

  • Experience developing information security policy, process and procedure design and implementation.
  • Excellent troubleshooting, problem solving, and root-cause analytical (RCA) skills.
  • Good working knowledge of Cisco Meraki and associated technologies.
  • Practical knowledge of Continual Service Improvement (CSI) methodologies.
  • Vulnerability management and assessment.
  • Intrusion detection and prevention analysis / frameworks.
  • Solid exposure to cloud based applications security and provisioning.
  • Experience in writing policy, process, and standard playbooks.
  • Experience in SOC and SIEM platforms
  • Excellent communications skills in framing and messaging issues of highly technical nature, into meaningful and relevant information for a varied audience.
  • Excellent analytical skills, with an ability to manage multiple projects under tight guidelines.
  • Experience with common Information security frameworks such as ISO, ITIL, and COBIT.
  • Information security professional qualifications (CISMP, CISSM, SSCP, CAP..etc)

** Occasional travel to other sites may be required.

This is 6 month contract assignment based in Central London.

Rate will be circa £500 per day.

Please do send your CV to us in Word format along with your daily rate and availability.