Cloud Application Security Architect - AWS / AZURE

Inspire People
£65k - £75k pa + Bonus & Co Benefits
29 Nov 2016
Job Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Inspire People has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Cloud Application Security Specialist with a background in application and infrastructure level architecture security design, system security vulnerabilities, exploit and remediation techniques, on behalf of a FTSE 250 global mobile communications provider based in London. This is a critical role forming part of a new Security team as result of a major cloud transformation programme. Candidates with a background in security coding / penetration testing looking to progress into an Architect role are welcome. Salary £65k - £75k + Bonus & Co Benefits

As the Cloud Application Security Architect you will be responsible for ensuring the applications and infrastructure are securely architected and implemented to the highest standard as well as provide security architecture advice in support of application development, infrastructure and enterprise technology.

Responsibilities of the Cloud Application Security Architect

- Provide application security services including secure coding techniques and reviews, education & awareness, process and tools, security testing support and guidance.
- Identify security requirements, architectural and security risks and assurance approaches to meet project requirements.
- Evaluate / recommend new & emerging security products / technologies whilst influencing systems stakeholders to adopt the security requirements on new and established applications.

Skills & Expertise of the Cloud Application Security Architect

- Extensive experience in application or systems security design and integration as well as application or infrastructure level architecture and design with knowledge of systems security vulnerabilities, exploits and remediation techniques.
- Experience of application security architectures utilising cloud vendors such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) or Microsoft AZURE and related security services.
- In-depth knowledge of the browser security model, web security services vulnerabilities found in OWASP Top 10 & CWE Top 25, mobile platform security, and network security.
- BSc in Computer Science / Data Communications and CISSP or equivalent certification

In return you can expect a stimulating working environment, a career with a company renowned as a leader in their market and a salary between £65k to £75k basic plus bonus and excellent benefits including:

* Personal & Company Bonus & Pension
* 25 days' holiday per year, increasing to 30 days after 5 years of service.
* Health Care / Dental Schemes / Personal Health Insurance / Life Assurance
* Childcare Vouchers / Season Ticket Loan/ Give as You Earn scheme / Employee Wellbeing Programmed
* On-site facilities incl. an onsite gym, a subsidised restaurant and coffee bar on site

If you are a technically strong in cloud application security and looking for a challenge in a growing global mobile communications provider, then apply now or contact Kelly Strong or Jessica Barkham at Inspire People.

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