ServiceNow Security Architect (SC Cleared)

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    London, England

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    £600.00 - £750.00 per day

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    James Cook

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    12-24 months

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Our Central Government client are recruiting for a number of ServiceNow Specialists for a security project. The role requires SC Security clearance.

Capability with specific knowledge/experience of the ServiceNow product integrations. This resource will fill a capability/capacity gap for the in-house ServiceNow DevOps team to achieve overarching Security Policy adherence/robust processes to maintain ongoing compliance as additional functionality, business areas and users are added to the platform.

The client has increased the functionality and use of the ServiceNow Platform significantly over the past 2 years and as a result the level of Security Assurance has also increased. Security Architecture resource is essential to ensure that the ongoing security design of all projects and additional functionality are addressed appropriately. There is limited resource available in the HO to undertake the level of security design and assurance support required for the platform that is going through a high volume of change and integrations, such as standing up the 24/7 Operations Centre to monitor critical HO Services, onboarding of wider business areas with their differing levels of security requirements, collation of higher volume of data etc.

Provide access to specialised Security Architecture and assurance capability with specific knowledge and experience of the ServiceNow product and associated integrations such as: Event Management for service and security monitoring, discovery, other SM toolsets, population of CMDB, MID Server technology etc.

Security Architecture Capability and Capacity gap - all new functionality, projects and integrations need to be secure by design and to ensure this is done in a robust way, that adheres to stringent Security Policies and Procedures, skilled experience Security Architect resources are required.
This would need to include an element of knowledge transfer back in to the relevant teams to ensure Secure by Design principles are understood and worked in to the day to day activities.

Current team

The client has an in-house DevOps team of permanent Civil Servants currently consisting of 8 Developers, 2 Business Analysts, Technical Architect, Delivery Manager, Product Manager and a Testing team. This team is being expanded through additional recruitment and will be supplemented by the successful supplier under this contract.

Key Skills / Experience

  • In depth understanding of Security best practice, policies, risk appetite and security controls that should be in place
  • Experience and knowledge of ServiceNow Product
  • Experienced security practitioners with Public Sector experience, CCP SIRA certified or equivalent.
  • Ability to clearly document security guidelines, including policies and processes, that should be followed to maintain Security compliance.
  • Experience in ensuring deliverables are secure by design
  • Ensure security policies and processes relating to ServiceNow are implemented effectively.
  • Develop appropriate security products for tooling that integrates with ServiceNow.
  • At least 2 years' experience of working within the Public Sector
  • Support production and agreement of ATOs (Authority to Operate) and ITHC for monitoring tooling and Event Management.
  • Experience of working with agile methodologies