Global Security Architect - Remote

Location Ireland
Salary: £85000 to £999999
Contact name: Peter Gilhooly

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Job ref: 1092
Published: 11 months ago

Global Security Architect   – Prestigious Global FS Client Fully Remote

My client is a successful Global Financial Services company, based in Dublin. They are looking for a talented Security Architect The ideal candidate will have 6  years experience in a similar role.

Required Duties and Experience (Including)

  • Assist the business in using a risk-based approach to secure IT systems.
  • Determine security requirements for projects and work with project teams to ensure these requirements are met.
  • Estimate the cost and determine the delivery approach for security solutions.
  • Create  high-level security reference architecture and assist in the development of policies guidelines and procedures.
  • Plan, analyze, and design global security systems including network monitoring, intrusion detection and prevention, identity management, access control, mobile device management, and data protection.
  • Oversees strategic projects to identify business and technical security requirements, design security controls and test their effectiveness ensuring the product implemented address both business and security needs


Skills Required

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in information Technology and 6 or more years of experience in the Information Technology area
  • Certifications ideally : CISM, CISSP, CISSP-ISSAP, TOGAF, CEH, CompTIA Security+, SANS GIAC
  • Experience calculating and assessing risk based on threats, vulnerabilities, and mitigating factors
  • Experience with best practices and methods of IT strategy, enterprise architecture and security architecture
  • In-depth knowledge of financial services industry including detailed knowledge of insurance business processes and processing
  • Project Management Institute Project Management Professional Certification

Salary is negotiable up to around €85k plus extensive benefits including bonus , contributory pension , health insurance. The role will be remote within Ireland , they may consider candidates who wish to work from the UK.

Please note, you should be authorised to work in Ireland (or the UK) including having EU Citizenship or having a Stamp 4 Visa.

Please contact Peter at Software Placements on 01 525 4645 or please e-mail your C.V in Word format to Ref PG/2022/016 rEF PG4