Azure & O365 Security Architect - Financial Services - 6 months - City

Market Rates - Cyber Security
Ref: 1525 Date Posted: Tuesday 14 Sep 2021
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Azure & O365 Security Architect – Market Rates – 6 months - City, London


A global and leading organisation within the financial industry is seeking an Azure & O365 Security Architect to join the team on a contract basis.

The Azure & O365 Security Architect will be responsible for the security element of O365 and Azure Cloud based engineering solutions and assist in the delivery of Infrastructure engineering solutions to both IT and Business functions.


  • Ensure security is built into Azure Cloud designs from inception and throughout the solutions lifecycle
  • Work with engineering teams to ensure a consistent approach to developing and deploying solutions from a security perspective
  • Work with Architects, Security teams and Risk teams to develop enterprise security solutions
  • Work with Infrastructure teams to transition solutions into operational run status
  • Work with Infrastructure Engineering teams to develop security architecture for Cloud hosted service, incorporating mobile, IaaS, PaaS ect.

Skills required:

  • Expert level understanding of Azure Cloud and on-prem security methods
  • Knowledge of Azure Platform and associated cloud-based security protocols
  • Good understanding of Office 365 architecture
  • Recent hands-on experience working in Azure and Office 365 Security Architecture
  • Strong knowledge in Windows and Active Directory Security, Firewalls, WAFs, NGFWs etc
  • Knowledge of networking is essential, Internet, Intranet, DMZ, Data Centre, MAN / WAN, VPN’s, Wireless, Remote Access strategies, SIEM, IPS & IDS, Encryption Security Technologies primarily running on Cisco hardware, etc
  • Hold Security Certification (CISSP ect..)

To be considered, please ensure you complete your application on the Computappoint website.

Services offered by Computappoint Limited are those of an Employment Business and/or Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.