Cloud Security Architect (Urgent)

£95,000 | London | Permanent


Posted 20 days ago


Our client is looking for an experienced Security Architect to join their organisation who are currently a market leader in their industry. There are a variety of projects being delivered to get stuck into here, where you will be a valued member of the team, contributing to the strategic direction of their new Tech Hub.

You will be working alongside a large and experienced team, working on exciting technological innovation within a market leading sector. This role is based in brand new hi-tech office in the heart of London. The team are responsible for the development of some of the most innovative technology in automotive, working to deliver groundbreaking products to our customers through our digital experiences and vehicle technology.

We are looking for someone driven by a passion for Solutions Architecture and Cloud Security.


* Ownership and definition of the security architecture for a variety of cloud projects deployed globally
* Successful acceptance of security architectures and approaches via the company's processes.
* Day to day engagement with development teams to advise and consult on security matters
* Work closely with site reliability and DevOps groups to automate compliance and security in development and the cloud platform.
* Removing impediments for the successful delivery of the security related solutions

Skills, Knowledge & Experience required:

* Design, document, and maintain cloud security architectures and policies for cloud and cloud-hybrid systems, with a focus primarily on the areas listed below:
* Identity and Access Management
* Integration (incl. APIs)
* Encryption, data security, storage, and backup strategies
* Perform risk assessments across a broad range of new and existing cloud and cloud-hybrid systems in accordance with defined cloud security architectures and policies.
* Design and implement cloud security and governance tools (e.g. CASB)
* Embed with the Architecture team to act as security architecture SME
* Understanding of fundamentals of iterative software development and incremental delivery
* Experience working in a security role alongside Cloud teams
* Deep technical knowledge on security and networking, solutions, and technologies for cloud and on premise
* Experience of defining security processes and procedures taking a practical risk-based approach
* Excellent interpersonal verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Experience:

* Background in software development
* Experience delivering telematics solutions


* Flexible working
* Bonus
* Medical insurance
* Retail discounts
* 10% Pension Contribution
* 26 days holiday

If you are looking for an influential role that can truly make a difference, this is the opportunity for you!

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.