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Security Architect

Location: UK - Mobile England | Job-ID: 139621 | Contract type: Standard | Business Unit: Inhouse IT

 

Our Group Information Assurance function is responsible for the security management of Computacenter’s information assets and those of our customers. 

 

Our mission statement is: To facilitate the identification and operation of all applicable requirements to security compliance, safeguarding valued and valuable information. We work in collaboration with the business to achieve strategic objectives by driving the adoption of best practice methodologies, whilst focusing on continual improvement to enhance our customer experience. 

 

Computacenter’s security architecture team ensures that all systems/services Computacenter uses and offers to customers are built securely. We are closely aligned to all areas of the company and are the subject matter experts that enable decision makers in all security matters.  

 

Continued growth means we are again looking to add to our team. We have a fantastic opportunity for you to join us at Computacenter as we grow out our Security Architect team.   

 

As a Security Architect you will ensure that technologies, projects and services meet our security architecture standards by identifying the right requirements and designing appropriate controls to meet them.  

 

 

What you’ll be doing 

 

  • Document and maintain the Computacenter security architecture standards 

  • Define and document security architecture principles to meet Computacenter information assurance controls  

  • Define security enforcing functions to align technical configuration to map to security architecture standards 

  • Operate as security architecture SME on security good practices, guidelines, and standards  

  • Provide security architecture support on Computacenter projects and designs  

  • Provide support and guidance to the Computacenter Service Teams  

  • Deliver Security architecture reviews for internal and customer technical designs  

  • Security architecture support to Computacenter our customer environments to ensure compliance / accreditation requirements are understood and achieved. 

  • Support security management / IA Audit in BAU security assurance requirements including maintaining accreditation certification. 

  • Support GIA pre-sales team in security architecture requirements gathering 

  • Deliver security architecture and advice during transition & transformation  

  • Document and maintain the Computacenter security architecture standards 

  • Define and document security architecture principles to meet Computacenter information assurance controls  

  • Define security enforcing functions to align technical configuration to map to security architecture standards 

 

 

 

What you’ll bring 

 

  • Experience in security architecture with a strong understanding of IT technologies  

  • Strong understanding of security enforcing technology and principals  

  • Good understanding of security frameworks including ISO, CIS, PCI-DSS and NIST-800-53  

  • Analytical approach to problem solving  

  • Experience in security architecture design and standards  

  • Experienced in delivering in time critical, complex technical environments 

  • Experienced in reviewing technical designs 

  • Good understanding of current security risks to businesses  

  • Ability to influence senior management (Internal & customer) on security good practice 

  • Ability to identify and drive security assurance service improvement 

  • Willingness to development yourself both on the Market, our customers and our internal needs 

  • Ability to create regular reports, detailing the delivery of services offered 

 

 

 

Why should you join the GIA Team at Computacenter  

 

 

This is an excellent opportunity to join the GIA team within Computacenter so what’s in it for you?  

 

You will be working within Globally Dispersed team that is truly collaborative, we foster an encourage career development, giving you the chance to gain certifications throughout your career with us.  

 

You will be exposed a variety of work no one day is the same.  

 

At Computacenter we invest heavily in our people so you also can grow and develop your career working with leading technologies.  

 

If this sounds like an opportunity for you apply today and let’s have a chat. 

 

Current information for our applicants

Business as usual? Not quite. Of course, the Corona crisis also presents us with major challenges.

 

However, we are broadly positioned across various industries, plan for the long term and have always been flexible in our approach to our customers, especially in times of crisis. Our core business is digitisation. We believe that this topic will continue to grow in importance for many companies in both public and private sectors.

 

That's why there are still areas of our business with clear hiring requirements – and we would like to bring talent like you on board! By the way, we have completely virtualised our application process and our recruiters remain available to you should you have any questions.

 

We are still looking forward to getting to know you!

 

About us

Computacenter is a leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services, with about 16,000 employees worldwide and a global revenue of £5.05 billion (2019). We work at the heart of digitisation, advising organisations on IT strategy, implementing the most appropriate technology and managing our customers’ infrastructures.

 

We offer a friendly, open working environment without too much fuss about hierarchy. We are looking for professionals with diverse competencies, personalities and strengths who want to live our shared value of teamwork and performance.

 

Interested in joining a company with a strong sense of community?

 

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