Lead Security Architect

Posted 08 February 2022
Salary£95,000 per annum
LocationUnited Kingdom
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCyber Defence
Contact NameSamuel Berti

Job description

Looking to step into a Lead capacity? To help develop the Security Architecture function and protect the wider business?

Trident Search are on the lookout for a Lead Security Architect who will be responsible for delivering Security designs, roadmaps and working across exciting new tech within the business.

You will be ensuring the right security controls are in place, developing and implementing a security framework and providing a security advisory service to ensure risk mitigation across the business.


  • Creating a security architecture framework for all of the business units within the group

  • Identifying security gaps, technical and processes and recommending changes or enhancements

  • Helping develop the security framework, standards and requirements for the business.

  • Assist in the evaluation and selection of security technology and products as defined in the security technology roadmap.

  • Maintain awareness of current and emerging security risks and recommending mitigating solutions to business units

Experience/skills required:

  • Given the relative age and maturity of the cyber security profession – the list below is not exhaustive, as long as they can meet the majority and are looking to develop the rest – please do apply:

  • At least 3 years work experience in a Security Architecture capacity

  • Architectural Methodologies: Experience of applying or relevant qualifications / certifications in: SABSA, TOGAF

  • Security advisory – excellent stakeholder management skills

This is a great time to move into a new role that is growing at a rapid rate, if the above is of interest - please do not hesitate to apply.