SC Cleared Military Information Systems Security Architect

Ref: ZR_6290_JOB  ·  Posted on 13 July 2021
Key responsibilities
  • Working with the Technical Project Managers and the Lead Solution Architect, create required security deliverables for the project.
  • Provide security leadership and guidance to the project, ensuring Security is part of all Engineering decisions.
  • Act as a security conduit between the Chief Engineer and Programme Board.
  • Participate in assurance of all project Security outputs via the CDO Security Function Review process for Architectural and design alignment.
  • Liaise regularly to ensure emerging risks and issues are within the boundaries of the Accreditors risk appetite.
  • Liaise as required with Chief Security Architects.
  • Liaise as required with NCSC/NCKC across a number of technical matters, risk and assurance.
  • Communicate widely with other stakeholders as necessary including Technical Coherence Case Officers, JyISOC, CSOC and NCSC.

You will lead:

  • Advise on important security-related technologies and assess the risk associated with proposed changes.
  • Participate as required the oversight of the Security Risks.
  • Creation of MODAF or NAF views as part of a Solution Security Architecture.
  • Undertake Security Specific, Object Orientated Analysis & Design.
  • Manage and oversee the delivery of Accreditation deliverable artefacts. i.e. RMADS etc


Skills & experience
  • Experience of design and review of system architectures through the application of patterns and principles.
  • Experience of working with both Industry and MOD organisations in Early Stages of Programme Start up.
  • Experience of delivering cross cutting Engineering; Security Architectures.
  • Experience and Knowledge of the MOD Acquisition System Operating Model.
  • Experience of Operating within Defence Digital Security Environment.
  • Knowledge of Defence CIS, Land Tactical CIS, pan-Government and NATO CIS services.
  • Extensive knowledge of MOD JSP 604.
  • Extensive Knowledge of MOD Equipment’s currently in service and to be released into service within next 5 years.
  • Experience of Enterprise and Service Approach to Security Architecting.
  • Experience & Knowledge of MOD CyD&R Accreditation.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of EA Sparx and Archimate® certified – visual notation language standard.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of TOGAF® certified – enterprise architecture standard.
  • Knowledge and experience of ITIL – service orientated architecture approach.
  • Extensive knowledge in ISO27001, NIST 800-53 and IS1& 2.
  • Highly skilled in Architectural problem management, able to consider all relevant information and apply appropriate rigor to ensure a full solution is designed and achieves the business outcome.
  • Highly skilled written and verbal Communicator, able to understand and apply security concepts to a technical level including communication of security risk implications across technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Highly skilled in the specific security technology used by Defence with the ability to understand and articulate the impact of associated vulnerabilities on existing and future designs and systems.
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