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Cyber Security Consultant Architect - Network Security

Job Title: Cyber Security Consultant Architect - Network Security
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading
Salary: Negotiable
REF: RC/C/NetworkSecurity_1720621935
Contact Name: Rohit Chavda
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 days ago

Job Description

Cyber Security Consultant Architect - Network Security

Location: Reading - 2 days per week onsite

Role Overview:

In this dynamic position, you will:

  • Deliver Network security expertise for multiple business initiatives, introducing and supporting the implementation of baseline and enhanced security requirements.
  • Recommend security solutions and provide design input, technical approvals, and governance for project deliveries.
  • Collaborate with the security team to improve technical standards, patterns, and processes.
  • Engage with colleagues and partners to ensure successful delivery of Company's outcomes while governing partner activities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Technical Leadership: Act as the security authority within business projects, ensuring security requirements are integrated from inception to operation.
  • Stakeholder Collaboration: Work closely with a wide range of stakeholders, clearly communicating security visions, principles, and governance standards.
  • Project Support: Provide security requirements and design input across various projects and technologies, ensuring effective governance and assurance of security deliverables.
  • Industry Knowledge: Maintain a deep understanding of industry standards and evolving technical expertise.
  • Documentation: Create, review, and approve documentation throughout the design and delivery lifecycle, ensuring governance and technical assurance.
  • Capacity Planning: Ensure effective capacity management and planning for assigned security services and solutions, incorporating them into the technical and budget roadmap.
  • Project Management: Support Programme and Project Managers in planning, risk management, and budgeting.


  • Experience: A blend of security consulting, architecture/design, and professional services experience.
  • Architecture Skills: Lead the design and review of secure system architectures, developing and challenging patterns and principles as needed.
  • Vulnerability Management: Understand system architectures and articulate the impact of vulnerabilities on designs and systems.
  • Technical Domains: Network Security
  • Negotiation Skills: Define and govern the delivery of security outcomes, influence technical outcomes with third parties, and manage conflict resolution.
  • Framework Knowledge: Familiarity with common information security management frameworks

Join our team and contribute to building a secure and trusted network environment. If you are a flexible, agile professional with a passion for security, we encourage you to apply.

To apply, please submit your CV to

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