Solution Architect - Cyber Security

Location
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary
£75,000 - £80,000
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Travel
None

Solutions Architect - Cyber Security - SC/DV

A global leader in the Cyber Security, Space & Defence industry is currently looking for a Solution Architect to join their award winning team due to the continued growth and successful bids.

What will I be doing?

You will be responsible for ensuring the integrity of requirements capture, definition, decomposition and allocation to an architectural design that reflects all stakeholder needs, and selection of the technology solution that best meets that need. This will include;

  • Stakeholder engagement including customers, programme managers, business leaders, developers and implementers, safety, security and other subject matter experts
  • Develop concepts, review, elicit and derive requirements
  • Define architectural designs and technology solutions in support of bids or project delivery
  • Ensure the design integrity of solutions throughout development
  • Collaborate within the Architecture Team to meet the goals and objectives of the Business

What skills & experience will I need?

You will be working at multiple levels of abstraction and have a tolerance for ambiguity. This will include typically acting as the Design Authority for a programme, or part thereof, working closely with the development team and other stakeholders to ensure that the integrity of the solution is maintained.

  • Defence/Government sector experience is highly advantageous
  • Knowledge of architecture frameworks e.g. TOGAF & MODAF
  • Knowledge of ModelBased Systems Engineering, utilising UML & SysML tools
  • Knowledge of security standards, processes and application of security enforcing measures
  • Broad knowledge of Cyber tools such as NIPS, FPC, vulnerability assessment, computer forensics, SIEM, etc.
  • Broad knowledge of Microsoft Platform technologies
  • Broad knowledge of Virtualisation Platforms, storage technologies and enterprise server platforms
  • Enterprise Networking & Services (TCP/IP Networks, devices & services (e.g. DHCP/DNS