Cyber Security Architect

Newbury, Berkshire
  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
Posting date:22 May, 2019
Global Cyber Security Architect 

The Global Cyber Security Architect will be responsible for architecture and design activities in regards to Cyber Security tools and solution delivered by Vodafone. 

The day to day support and development activities for the designed assets reside with the internal Security Operation and the Cyber Security Architect will be the point of contact between the design and operation functions.

Role purpose: 
  • Provide Architectures, Designs, Roadmaps for the internal cyber intelligence and security tools
  • Provide Architectures, Designs, Roadmaps for infrastructure involved with Cyber Security tools
  • Act as the SME for security controls architecture towards internal and external stakeholders
  • Design and efficiently implement Cyber Security controls and requirements across Vodafone UK and Group
  • Ensure compliance with Legal and Regulatory requirements 
  • Fulfil Key Customers obligations and Stakeholders expectation  
  • Ensure security solution design activity is timely delivery to support other technology and business functions
Key accountabilities and decision ownership: 
  • Identify and provide detail of method and implementation technology  
  • Document implementation technology and Blueprints 
  • Provide input to Security Policies and requirements on IT security method and technologies 
  • Responsible for architecture cyber security controls
  • Decides what technical security controls are required to meet security policy and detailed guidance objectives in the fixed network estate
  • Accountable for the lifecycle and roadmap of the security architecture

Core competencies, knowledge and experience:

  • Deep knowledge of Mobile Architecture (2G/3G/4G/5G)
  • Mobile operator experience or mobile manufacturer experience
  • Strong knowledge of  security controls frameworks and use cases including their development process
  • Educated to degree level and/or relevant technical experience (preferably 5+ years) with a proven track record of delivering complex cross-domain IT/IS solutions architectures/designs
  • Deep knowledge of Network, Mobile and carrier infrastructures
  • Deep knowledge or carrier transport solutions (Optical networks, IP, MPLS)
  • General knowledge of  Cloud Solutions (i.e. AWS, Azure)

The Global Cyber Security Architect is required to develop and document specific parts of architecture to the detail necessary for implementation, usage and development that will protect the network and IT infrastructure from the significant and persistent cyber security threat to which Vodafone is exposed to. You will need to ensure security solution design is developed adequately to protect the availability, confidentiality and integrity of network infrastructure assets and the customer services provided by these assets. 

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Commitment from Vodafone

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a flexible, motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised, developed and rewarded. We believe that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business and we are committed to creating an inclusive work environment which respects, values, celebrates and makes the most of people’s individual differences - we are not only multinational but multicultural too. At Vodafone you will have access to our excellent flexible benefits programme that you would expect from any global company. 


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