Cyber Security Architect – Tyne and Wear

Senitor Associates

Our continued presence in the IT recruitment marketplace has been underpinned by our commitment to the principles of Best Practice across all our business functions. When Senitor Associates started out in 1999, we had the sole aim of championing the field of IT Recruitment through our delivery of effective permanent and contract recruitment solutions. This core value is ever-present 18 years on and has enabled us to build strong and enduring business relationships industry-wide. Our growth has been dependent on securing talented individuals that appreciate the intricacies of business, technology and people. With an exceptional in-house knowledge base stemming from years of perfecting our trade in the fields of software development, support and senior appointments, Senitor intends to remain at the fore of it’s field for many years to come.

We have an outstanding opportunity for a Cyber Security Architect to join an established Northern business, based from their North East office. This is a newly developed role which promises plenty of autonomy and an excellent opportunity to play a critical role in driving the business forwards.

The successful individual will work closely with the Service Operations and Cyber Security teams and should bring an in-depth knowledge of security standards and complex IT systems, in addition to best practice security products.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Supporting in and responding to cyber incidents
  • Driving the company’s security strategy forwards alongside key individuals in related teams
  • Developing and managing cyber policies and procedures
  • Providing technical guidance and supervision for Security colleagues
  • Designing and implementing key cyber security frameworks and processes
  • Acting as Cyber Design Authority
  • Providing assurance on proposed implementation and changes to both BAU and project landscapes
  • Mentoring members of the team

Skills/Experience should include:

  • Experience in a Cyber Architecture-type role
  • Technical Design Authority
  • ITIL Framework
  • Cyber Incident Management
  • AWS, Azure, 365
  • Security Clearance
  • SIEM/IDS/IPS Experience
  • CISP or CISM

In line with government guidance, this role is offering remote-working with some travel to the company’s sites depending on the needs of the business. We are looking for someone with excellent communication and leadership skills with a proven track record of designing, testing and implementing security systems and data.

We have a salary of £60,000 per annum on offer in addition to a 10% performance related bonus.

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