Lead Cloud Security Architect

Newbury, Berkshire
  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
Posting date:22 Nov, 2018
Lead Cloud Security Architect

As a bold global technology leader, our products and services touch the lives of millions, as well as lending a huge helping hand to some of the country’s most crucial organisations. 

From contactless payments to connecting emergency services, our technology delivers some truly exciting initiatives, not to mention the incredible connections we make on a global level every single day. We rely on the brightest sparks to help us deliver new innovations. So if you believe, like we do, that technology can help us imagine, create and realise a more connected future – then we need you to help us achieve that goal! 

We’re focused on building the best network, providing a knockout digital experience and giving back the very best to our business customers.  What links us all together is that we are all customer obsessed, innovation hungry and ambitious! Are you?    

Our Team:

Looks to the future to refine and shape the global Vodafone security posture with respect to Vodafones Cloud strategy and the transformation programme.  They are responsible for leading a range of technical work to develop Vodafones cloud security architectures to protect all aspects of Vodafone’s IT systems.

They are responsible for designing solutions and developing reference architectures that both balance security risk and protect customers, with user experience and business innovation. They also work across all local markets and Group entities to set the global IT security standards for Vodafone.


Joining us as a Lead Cloud Security Architect you can be part of our empowering Security function. The Future is exciting. Ready?”

With us you will:

Acting as a Secure Systems Design Authority, the role is responsible for Secure Solutions Design.  They work with Vodafone’s major strategic Cloud programmes, planning controls to counter emerging threats and address evolving technology. They will develop the blueprint of technical security controls and corresponding roadmaps, assessing and influencing suppliers.

The role takes a long term view of security control effectiveness, making use of and contributing towards constructive research and industry initiatives in the field of IT and Cloud. The individual is also expected to have a good understanding the latest research, vulnerability disclosures and policy topics with cloud architectures especially where they might have an impact on Vodafone and its customers, across all markets. 

What you can expect from us:

To lead and influence the security strategy at a senior technical level and be responsible for driving business change.

Apply if you have:
  • Expert knowledge of security architectures, technologies, standards and industry guidelines, especially those applicable to Cloud (SaaS, PaaS, Iaas).
  • Excellent communication capabilities to provide rapid and concise summaries of complex scenarios and communicate security risk in business terms and the ability to interact effectively with senior internal and external stakeholders.
We’re happy if you:
  • Have technical experience of AWS / Azure / Google / MS
Commitment from Vodafone

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the best people by offering a 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 benefits programme that you would expect from any global company. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us on careers@vodafone.co.uk

If you have any questions left

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