Bromley Business Centre, 27 Hastings Road, Bromley, Kent BR2 8NA, UK

Application Security Architect

Application Security Architect
London – Hybrid
Permanent

Immediate Joiners
5+ years experience

Highly desirable experience / skills
· Background in hands-on software development in a major language, i.e. Java, C, Python…
· Experience delivering solutions in information security and/or IT risk management with a focus on
· Vulnerability Management platforms (especially Kenna)
· Vulnerability Scanning Capabilities (MAST, DAST, SAST, IAC, FOSS/SCA, Cloud, Infrastructure)
· Vulnerability Scanning Tools (Nessus, Checkmarx, Netsparker, SONAR IQ)
· Kubernetes and microservice architecture
· Big Data Platforms – especially Azure
· Knowledge of and demonstrable interest in secure development and vulnerability management highly advantageous
· Experience of working in the financial sector would be beneficial

Essential Experience
· Real world architecture defining enterprise-wide technical solutions
· Strong Knowledge of design patterns and architectural concepts including micro services, low latency systems, data architecture, application programming interfaces, event driven architecture, and cloud services.
· Knowledge of distributed systems & services, messaging, object orientation, database solutions, web application development, security, and open source technologies
· Factoring security, performance, and reliability into designs
· Good understanding of security protocols, cryptography, authentication & authorisation
· Good understanding of the foundation of SDLC and software delivery including DevOps and DevSecOps culture and principles
· Good understanding of one or more CSPs and integration with on-prem data centres
· 5+ years experience owning and developing application and service architectures including the processes, infrastructure layers and application layers and how to integrate through SDLC build services such as CI and CD pipelines
· Experience and understanding of agile/lean development principles