Security Architect


Provide thought leadership, analyse proposed solutions for identified threats, vulnerabilities and risks, and to proactively contribute to the overall industrialisation and automation of security controls and operating models across the organisation.

The role requires strong and effective thought leadership, strategic thinking, technical acumen and effective verbal and written communication to both technical and business stakeholders.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Develop relationships with technology stakeholders, take the learnings from project engagements and inform security decision making in shifting common security architectural patterns and enterprise security strategy
  • Develop security solution architecture and designs for security initiatives to deliver new or uplifted enterprise security capabilities
  • Perform security assessments of cloud services and identify controls to support secure adoption of the services
  • Develop and maintain re-usable security architecture and design patterns for consumption by the broader security and solution architecture practice
  • Foster a collaborative culture for the development of strategic thinking within Security Services’ individual teams
  • Ensure appropriate knowledge management and accurate documentation across domains in the enterprise security architecture practice
  • Document, socialise and present outcomes of key decisions during security architectural engagements
  • Advise projects on appropriate security patterns aligning to the organisation’s information risk policy and standard operating procedures

What you’ll need to succeed:

  • Experience in security architecture and design
  • Proven ability to develop control definitions from control objectives to form security architecture in a large and complex environment
  • Expert knowledge of Azure Cloud principles and their security implications
  • Proven capability providing security architecture support for the adoption of Azure cloud services, through performance of risk and threat assessment, and the definition of security controls
  • Knowledge of, and experience in technology governance, including industry frameworks such as ITIL and COBIT and relevant Australian and international standards
  • Knowledge and understanding of Threat Modelling methodologies and Common TTPs in modern and agile applications and common countermeasures and defensive controls used in large enterprises
  • Knowledge and understanding of legislative and regulatory requirements relating to banking and finance technology
  • Leadership and thorough understanding of current and emerging security threats, relevant security solutions, and limitations of such solutions
  • Strong influencing skills and ability to effectively communicate with all levels of management, convey ideas clearly and with passion

Salt is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Job Information

Job Reference: JO-2010-194984
Salary per: annum
Job Duration:
Job Start Date: 30/11/2020
Job Industries: Technology
Job Locations: Melbourne
Job Types: Permanent

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