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Security Architect

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  • Sector:

    Cyber Security

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  • Contact:

    Mike Aspinall

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  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 1437

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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​Our Client

​Our client, a fast-growing FinTech, is seeking a Security Architect to join its growing function. Your role as a Security Architect will be varied, in an extremely fast-paced environment. This is a great opportunity for an individual who is looking to join a technology-focused organisation that has become well-recognised globally.

The ideal candidate will be a good relationship builder, an agile thinker and not afraid to work at pace. You will work closely with several sprint teams to deliver several key initiatives across the Security function. This role will suit somebody from a similar type of organisation that is growing at scale in the Fintech space.

This role will be replacing the current incumbent but offers a truly greenfield opportunity to work with and implement some of the most up to date technologies out there.

Main Duties

Key responsibilities for this position will include, but are not limited to:

  • Design security architectural systems to reduce threats and develop solutions.

  • Design security architecture elements to mitigate threats and create solutions.

  • Consulting and engineering in the ongoing development.

  • Plan and track initiatives and remediation of findings, driven by the CISO team for the function

Your Profile

  • Demonstrable experience designing Security Architecture across infrastructure, cloud & networks

  • Strong understanding of secure SDLC and experience in Threat Modelling

  • Experience working with agile and DevOps methodologies

  • Strong cloud knowledge, preferably GCP & AWS

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Mike Aspinall.
Phone: 020 3778 1437
Reference Code: 11694

About Rutherford
Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance recruitment, and also in financial crime, legal and cyber security, all within the financial and professional services sectors in the United Kingdom and New York. We use our carefully-curated relationships, networks and market knowledge to find the best fit for the clients in hand. We work with a wide range of clients, spanning from advisors, management consultants, corporate and commercial banks, brokers, exchanges, MTFs and financial tech, through to global investment managers, hedge funds, private equity firms, investment banks and technology firms. We began as a compliance recruitment firm in London and expanded to offer new resourcing expertise across legal and cyber recruitment. We have been a leading legal and compliance agency in London for a decade and are excited about bringing our expanded offering into the technology area.