Information Security Architect – Retail – ?95K – ?105K

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Fantastic opportunity to join one of the country’s leading private sector employers within the retail space. We are currently partnered with this organisation to bring them a Senior Security Architect to join the IT team.

You will join the team as a senior member and play a key role in providing to the group a deep understanding of Security Policies and Protocols, work with a highly technical team on new projects are in line and compliant with Security policies.

What You Bring:

4 years’+ experience designing, recommending, and reviewing security controls for complex applications and services

Expertise in multiple of the following domains: Security Infrastructure, Cloud Architecture, Web Frameworks, Identity and Access Management.

Understanding of

DDOS mitigation technologies

Network security architecture

WAF policies

Azure Cloud

Checkpoint/Cisco Firewalls

Load Balancing/ SSL Decryption

Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills

Highly organised, structured and performance driven

Strong relationship and collaboration skills

Personable, pro-active, professional and able to demonstrate full commitment to exceptional outcomes

A degree or relevant experience in Cyber Security or related discipline

Your Responsibilities:

Operate and manage various security appliances



SSL Decryption Solutions

Ongoing security improvement planning:

Determine security requirements by evaluating business strategies and requirements Researching information security standards.

Conducting or engaging with partners to conduct system security and vulnerability analyses and risk assessments.

Studying architecture/platform; identifying integration issues

Preparing cost estimates

Provide Security solutions architectural support to application and infrastructure teams.

Maintain, design, architect, and review on-prem and cloud solutions

Develop and continuously improve the cloud security model and posture of external application

Advise in the cloud cost models and the implications of all recommendations

Enhance security in the software development life cycle (SDLC) as the organization evolves towards DevSecOps

Ensure security logging and monitoring is appropriately designed and implemented

Upgrade security systems by monitoring security environment; identifying security gaps; evaluating and implementing enhancements

Support the design and deployment of security services, products, and applications.

Develop and consult on security policies, standards, and procedures

Actively develop and maintain expertise to function as subject matter expert in one or more security disciplines

Know and effectively communicate best-practice approaches to application, infrastructure, and development teams for confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

Produce high-quality architecture specifications, white papers, technical documentation, roadmaps and presentation materials

Point of contact for all security matters within the business

Responsible for Technology Security signoff and the associated closeout / risk handling

Develop strong partnerships within the business, application developers, software vendors and other technical resources

Support the security incident response function within the organisation

Support security team members and provide guidance on security case resolution

Enhance Security Team accomplishments and competence by planning delivery of solutions, answering technical and procedural questions.

Advise and educate on security modelling, secure design, and vulnerability remediation

This role is an immediate requirement bas ed in Ireland, Sponsorship is not available and only candidates with full working rights in Ireland will be considered. 

Please get in touch with Jon Browne on (phone number removed) for a confidential discussion, I have interview slots available this week and January as this is an immediate requirement

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