Security Solution Architect/Engineer

DevOps and Cloud

Greater London Contract / 6 months £475 - £575.00 per day

Security Solution Architect/Engineer | 6 months | London


The Digital Services at the Border programme is developing a new digital platform of services. To help deliver this challenging programme, a skilled Security Solution Architect/Engineer is required. The system is deployed in a cloud environment running a distributed big data platform.

The programme follows Agile principles and is striving for a CI/CD pipeline. The programme requires that all Engineers be cleared to Security Check (SC) level.

Key Responsibilities

  • Contribute to low level architecture, design and implementation of security solution on open source software
  • Responsible for the AWS security architecture and assurance, contributing to the security and DevOps requirements backlog
  • Contribute to plans, tests and risk assessments and assurance
  • Contribute to a secure CI/CD pipeline design using open source products
  • Present architecture and designs technical forums
  • Contribute to design using security testing tools (SonarQube, OWASP, ZAP)
  • Comms between the Security Assurance and DevOps Team
  • Encourage secure working practices
  • Design and agreement of security controls
  • Reviewer of LLD’s based on security risk assessment
  • SME on NCSC guidelines
  • Works as part of the security team to assure AWS & Crown
  • Presents designs and risks to the accreditors

Essential Skills

  • AWS skill to support LLD and assurance and contribute to back
  • Strong confident communicator
  • Experienced at LLD and implementation of security controls
  • Good documentation skills
  • Able to work in agile environment

Desirable Skills

  • Kubernetes
  • AWS certification,
  • Docker,
  • Hadoop stack,
  • SysDig,
  • ELK,
  • IDAM
  • Understanding of CI/CD principles

Security Solution Architect/Engineer | 6 months | London

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Job Reference: JO-1809-140658

Salary: £475 - £575.00 per day

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Job Duration: 6 months

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