Security Architect

Security Architect Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Security Architect to join our team.


  • Be familiar with data based zero trust cloud environments / least privilege (IAM) models;
  • Be responsible for architecture, design, implementation, and deployment of technical security controls;
  • Taking responsibility for all security related matters within IT;
  • Develop and maintain the technology road map to deliver the cyber strategy;
  • Ensure the alignment between information security architecture and enterprise architecture in Group IT;
  • Support and input into the secure design, development and configuration of solutions across Group IT;
  • Provide technical advice as related to cyber security to Group IT and Business Divisions as require.


  • Strong analytical skills;
  • Subject Matter Expertise in areas such as threat modelling, application security, Cloud, DevSecOps;
  • Expertise in development of multi-tier and cross-platform security architecture plans;
  • Hands-on experience in security architecture;
  • Prior work experience in Financial Services sector (preferred but not essential);
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in computer science, IT engineering, or related field (preferred but not essential);
  • This knowledge will supplemented by a detailed knowledge of compliance, policy and control requirements for financial services;
  • Proven experience in security architecture.