Senior Security Architect (Cloud / Appsec)

Decipher Bureau

In this newly created role we are looking for a strong Security Architect who help with architecture and design for this digital business. Sydney CBD

  • Flexible Working Environment
  • Leadership opportunities in this organisation
  • Work in a fully cloud and devops environment
Join a highly technical team as a Senior Security Architect, helping them with Security Architecture in the digital space. Working on a lot of cloud security projects, this role will involve working with engineering teams and setting up security architecture, reference architecture, solution designs and also be hands on from the perspective of overseeing technical delivery.

As this role evolves, there will be leadership opportunities available as the business expands and develops.
This is a cloud environment which is very agile so this person will need to be able to advise the business on Cloud Security. The culture is autonomous but high performing with flexibility and the opportunity to work in a vibrant office.

The ideal candidate will have exposure to working with Azure and Google Cloud, with AWS also accepted. If you do not have experience with Cloud Security Architecture, you will not be suitable for the role.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Create and Develop Security Architecture for the digital projects
  • Understand core applications security principles and ensure the SDLC has the right security measures in place
  • Conduct design reviews for digital projects using Agile and traditional
  • Deliver cloud security architecture for all new projects
  • Be the advisory gap with the business and technical teams to implement good security principals and guidelines and best practice.
  • Work with business units and with other risk functions to identify risks.
  • Guide and assist in the production of Cyber Security strategy across the digital businesses.
  • Produce security design that meets business requirements and is compliant with cyber security policy and standards.
  • Work with enterprise IT Security Architecture team to develop patterns and standards for digital.
  • Ensure that security issues are addressed throughout the project life cycle with the technical teams.
  • Work with Cyber Security Leadership team to develop strategies and plans to enforce security requirements and address
    identified risks and develop security awareness programs.
  • Conduct threat modelling workshops for the tech teams
  • Assisting with the selection and adoption of appropriate security controls to manage risk exposure
  • Experience as a Security Architect with 2 + years working with Cloud technologies AWS, Azure or GCP
  • Solid knowledge of Cyber Security architecture frameworks
  • Experience with creating reference architecture and advising technical teams often from greenfield projects
  • Knowledge of working in an Agile environment
  • Knowledge of working in large enterprise environments
  • Familiarity and experience in formal security architecture aspects, including logical and physical security architecture/design
  • Familiarity with SABSA, NIST 800-53 and related methodologies or frameworks
  • Preferred: experience with security engineering, infrastructure-as-code, CI/CD, and application development