Cluster Security Lead

  • Location

    Preston, Lancashire

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  • Salary:

    £0.00 - £650 per day

  • Contact:

    Andy Nugent

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Cluster Security Lead (Active SC Clearance Preferred) - 12 Months - Preston

My client are currently on the lookout for an experienced Security Architect/Lead, for a project based in Preston on an initial 12-month contract. The client can offer a competitive daily rate, and the role is full time on site.

Required Skill:

  • Understanding the overall security architecture and identifying implications for the components of the account cluster clients and any new clients
  • Experience of Security Architecture consultancy
  • Experience of leading a team of Junior Security Analysts
  • Understanding the UK Government security principles and their implications, including ISO requirements, Cyber Security and Cloud Infrastructure.
  • CLAS Consultant (or equivalent)

Nice to have skills:

  • Up to date awareness of the implications of legislated requirements that impact security for the client's government services.
  • Ability to advise on GDPR.

Project description:

Our client are contracted to deliver a range of Application Development and Application Maintenance services as well as DevOps and Infrastructure services for new and existing applications for multiple UK central government accounts, including a 10-year contract with a government organisation for business facilitating and core business systems, as well as contracts with numerous other large organisations.

Our client provides UK and Global Delivery Services using a combined team of circa 400 people.

Client Information:

Our client is one of the world's largest IT and consulting services company, spanning across the globe and providing a range of services all over the world. They offer a unique experience for those with exceptional talent, extraordinary ambitions and forward-thinking ideas.