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Senior Security Specialist

Job Title: Senior Security Specialist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £530 - £630 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 months
REF: 15615/001_1554823485
Contact Name: Adam Blackwell
Contact Email:
Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description

I am currently recruiting for a Senior Security Specialist to work on a 6 month contract for a central government organisation based in Central London.

The role does fall outside IR35, and the successful candidate must have experience in the public sector.

I am looking for someone with the following skills:

  • Cloud services & technologies - Experienced in assuring and working with product teams
    deploying and transitioning digital solutions into public cloud environments in an agile manner.

  • Design secure systems - Designs and reviews system architectures through the application of
    patterns and principles to reduce cyber security problems.

  • Threat modelling and analysis - perform structured analysis of proposed or implemented
    complex systems to identify likely cyber security problems. Propose realistic and pragmatic
    mitigation's that address these problems, and work with the product / project team to implement
    these effectively into their work.

  • Research and innovation - Able to advise on developments on security properties in
    technology. Able to identify new technologies and design the use of these in the business

  • Specific technology and security understanding - Has knowledge of system architectures. Able
    to understand and articulate the impact of vulnerabilities on existing and future designs and
    complex systems, and is able to articulate a response. Has broad knowledge of a range of
    systems but may specialise in one.

If you have the relevant skills and experiences to make a success of the role, please apply via the link before 12noon on Thursday 11th April.