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Security Architect- Cloud Security - SC/DV Cleared- Attractive Rate - Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom,


Cloud Security Architect, SC or DV Security Cleared required by our government, public sector client based nr Milton Keynes, commutable from Northampton, Bedford, Luton, East Midlands

To work in an SC Security Cleared environment. Due to the urgency of the role, candidates will hold current SC or DV (Developed Vetting) Security clearance or be eligible to undertake clearance .


This role will have considerable input in developing and refining the security policies and architecture for the clients programmes developing managed cloud services. It is therefore essential that the candidate has a wide range of cloud security knowledge in order provide the consultancy and governance required.

This must include:

To provide a focal point for resolution of security and information risk.

To identify, analyse and evaluate information risks.

To explain to risk owners and other stakeholders the causes, likelihood and potential business impacts of information risks throughout the information system lifecycle

To assist checking compliance with applicable regulations, standards, policies and guidance on information risk management.

To support the development of Risk Management and assurance documentation.

To promote security awareness

Recommends implements of new IA controls across the programme or enterprise to provide more cost effective risk mitigation in the long term

Contributes to the development of cloud strategies, policies, guidance and awareness

This position may require involvement in pan-government and international working groups and also with external suppliers.


Cloud Security

Expert knowledge of Office365 suite including SharePoint, OneDrive and Exchange

Strong and broad Security Architect skillsScripting skills, ideally PowerShell


Worked on Government Office 365 implementation

Certified Cloud Security Professional

Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge

CCP IA Architect - Senior

Well developed communication skills, well developed consulting skills

Please apply on-line in the first instance
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