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Senior Security Architect- SC Cleared

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Security Product Development

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £75000 to £95000

  • Contact:

    Sairah Ahmed

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    0203 854 2230

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


Senior Security Architect- SC Cleared – Bristol, UK (Hybrid) - £75,000 - £95,000 + benefits:

Locke & McCloud is working with a leading Cyber Security consultancy that is looking for a Cloud Security Architect to join their growing team!

The consultancy invests heavily in its Cyber Security team, ensuring that they are equipped with the latest facilities for Architects to effectively conduct their research and projects. The consultancy works across all sectors, including the public sector focusing on the management of compliance and security accreditation for information systems and applications.

This role is a hybrid pattern of work, with remote and on-site work with visits to client sites in Bristol.


  • Implementing Cyber Security and Architectural Patterns

  • Following an implementation programme plan with strategic deliverables and keeping within dictated timescales

  • Support and input into the delivery plans, including risks and issues

  • Understanding client requirements for cyber security solutions and translating these into technology-based solutions using several suitable portfolio offerings

  • Providing advice to clients on technical and operational security measures designed to help defend against cyber threats

  • Leading complex deployments of cyber security portfolio solutions for existing and new clients

  • Authorship, ownership, and peer approval of High-Level Design (HLD) documentation

  • Development and delivery of processes, including Security Architecture Portfolio Management, System Review, Technical Design Authority, and Development of Technical Security Standards

Essential Skills & Experience

  • Technical knowledge of Industry standards and understanding of secure operations, and conducting best practices for IT management and security architecture

  • 3+ years of experience as a Cyber security technical architect with proven experience working in commercial, public, and/or industrial sectors.

  • Working knowledge of Governance, Risk & Compliance

  • Great written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills

Essential Requirements:

  • Must hold valid SC Clearance

  • Must be eligible to work in the UK and have the relevant right-to-work documents

  • Willing to travel

Desired Experience/Qualifications

  • Working with suppliers and assuring security in their equipment deliveries

  • ISO/IEC 2700x series (and 2005 and 2013 issues); OWASP, MODAF and TOGAF

  • NCSC CCP Cyber Security/IA Architect, CREST Registered Technical Security Architect, SABSA Chartered Security Architect, Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

If you are looking for a company that offers great employee benefits, and the opportunity to successfully work in a Senior position and have the chance to manage your own team, then apply now!