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Date Added: Thu 02/09/2021

Cloud Security Architect (Fintech Start Up)

London, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £150000 - £300000/annum benefits

SoCode have been selected to appoint an Executive Director  for our client - a global investment bank who are starting up a new Digital/Mobile bank from scratch, scheduled to launch in 2021. This organisation acts independantly and autonomously from the global investment bank - so retains a start up / ramp up philoshophy. 

This is a hands-on Security Architecture role within a green-field initiative using  the latest technologies and the best industry practices to deliver an end-to-end cutting-edge solution to clients.

You'll be a modern, curious problem solver who is passionate about working in an agile and dynamic environment.

You should have significant experience in recent hands-on security architecture roles and ideally working experience within a regulated industry (Fintech/Banking) 

Your technical skills should include:

Extensive experience architecting security within the cloud, specifically operating with zero-trust and trusted computing principles to enable inter-service, partner and Internet connectivity
Experience of securing container and related platform technologies, specifically containerization, service mesh and distributed database platform technologies
Experience of designing and operating a SDLC within a DevSecOps and cloud CI/CD context
Experience working with development teams, specifically software change for iOS and Android platforms, and infrastructure as code
Experience designing and delivering authentication and authorization services, including operation of OIDC, OAuth and SAML technologies
Understanding of secrets and privileged access management
Understanding of mobile application and device security
Understanding of security policy design, implementation and governance
Understanding of microservices architecture
Understanding of RESTful APIs and web technologies
Understanding of relational databases
Your soft skills should include:

Ability to influence teams on design principles, and implementation patterns that lead to high-quality maintainable solutions with secure outcomes
Ability to identify security solutions that address both the business and policy requirements
Ability to work in a dynamic, agile environment within a geographically distributed team
Ability to focus on promptly addressing customer needs
Ability to work within a diverse and inclusive team
Technically curious, versatile and solution oriented
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English


Due to the importance and seniority of this role, we're very open minded about salaries and packages.  We would expect that the successful candidate will be in the £200-£300k (Total Comp) range with a significant benefits package on top. 

To Apply:

Please forward your CV and suitable experience via this advert - we'll be in touch with all suitable candidates immediately
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