• Location: Manchester, England
  • Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + progression, healthcare, bonus
  • Technology: Microsoft Azure Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 16th Jul, 2020
  • Reference: kf1607203

Security Architect - (Up to £56k with bonus) - Manchester

My client is looking for an experienced Security Architect to add to their growing IT Department, to review the company's current system security measures and implement enhancements.

Duties and Expectations-

  • Continuously monitoring and improve the network security, conducting regular tests and ensure we maintain an appropriate level of Cyber Security accreditation.

  • Great knowledge of system architectures and understand the impact of future designs and systems.

  • Able to interpret and apply understanding of policy and process, business architecture and legal and political implications.

  • Translate and accurately communicate security and risk implications across technical and non-technical stakeholders.

  • Able to design and review system architectures through the application of patterns and principles.

  • Able to make risk-based decisions.

  • Able to identify new technologies and design the use of these in the business context.

Essential Credentials

  • BSc in Computer Science, Engineering or similar field.

  • Strong scripting experience (preferably Powershell)

  • Azure/AWS

  • DevOps or (DevSecOps if possible)

  • Strong infrastructure and security experience.


  • Be your own boss.

  • Supportive Team Environment

  • Pension

  • Remote working flexibility

  • Excessive Training

Please send your CV for consideration to k.ferguson@nigelfrank.com