Secure by Design
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Reporting to the Senior Manager – Enterprise Security Architecture and Strategy, the Enterprise Security Architect looks to the future to refine and shape the global Vodafone security posture with respect to Vodafone’s IT strategy.
They are responsible for support senior architects and management taking direct reusability for work streams covering a range of technical work to develop and maintain a security architecture(s) to protect all aspects of Vodafone’s IT systems.
Acting as a Enterprise Security - Design Authority, the role is responsible for contributing to the delivery and maintenance of an enterprise-wide security architecture. They work with Vodafone’s major strategic IT 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.
They are responsible for working with the wider cyber security architecture team to ensure that they design solutions that balance security risk, protecting customers with user experience and business innovation. They also work across all local markets and global teams to set the global IT security standards for Vodafone.
This role involves stakeholder engagement and partnerships with Group Privacy & Legal functions and occasionally key external government bodies.
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. The individual is also expected to have and maintain a good understanding of the latest research, technology, and policy topics especially where they might have an impact on Vodafone and its customers, across all markets.
They will work to understand and improve security in various technologies and our global vendors. The role provides a sense of balance across the wider security architecture team to ensure security controls are implemented to support each other, are measured to demonstrate risk reduction and prepare Vodafone and its customers for the evolving threat landscape.
With these activities, you will have a great impact on our business
Impact on the business: This role is responsible for ensuring that Vodafone’s IT system security architecture roadmap supports the business objectives. The security architecture strategy roadmap is a critical component of the overall strategy to protect the global Vodafone brand and our customer’s.
Leadership and teamwork: The role holder will be one of a team of Enterprise Security Architects delivering world-class security solutions into the Vodafone business. They will also be expected to lead security solution design projects and to highlight and clearly articulate risk mitigation requirements to the business. The ability to lead and influence security strategy at a senior technical level is paramount, but the role holder should be business focused, with the clear objective of security being a business enabler and a strong capability to communicate the security risk.
Innovation and change: The role holder will be responsible for driving a perception change from security from being seen as an inhibiter to a business differentiator.
Customers, supplier and third parties: The individual will work heavily with all stakeholders to forge a community within Vodafone to promote secure by design. They will also work with Vodafone’s suppliers assessing and influencing their roadmaps to meet Vodafone's Security Architecture.
Must have skills of a great candidate
Expert knowledge of security architectures, technologies, standards, and industry guidelines, especially those applicable to Data Centre, Public Cloud, Network Security & Office IT
Architecture experience (in security or IT fields) at enterprise level
Experience of applying at least one cyber architecture methodology (e.g. TOGAF (The Open Group Architecture Framework), SABSA)
Knowledge of Microsoft security architecture and blueprints, in particular around Azure AD and on-premises AD, M365 security and MSFT security tooling
A solid understanding of Zero Trust security framework and industry approach
A proven track record, in designing and deploying a range of security features for a global organization’s IT infrastructure.
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.
Consultancy Skills delivered in culturally aware global corporate environments.
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