Senior Technical Solutions Architect – Security

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Sheffield City Council

Senior Technical Solutions Architect – Security £44,863 – £48,807

Sheffield City Council are seeking a security specialist to join our team of technical officers, supporting the Council’s delivery of critical public services.

As our security specialist you will work closely with our specialist network, application, infrastructure, and end user computing teams to ensure the security of all solutions.

In addition you will support our information governance team on the technical aspects of compliance and you will work with a range of stakeholders on compliance tasks such as supporting the completion of the NHS Data Security and Protection Toolkit returns, ensuring PSN/HSCN compliance and supporting PCI-DSS . You should have a knowledge of compliance standards such as ISO27001 and Cyber essentials.

Ideally you should have knowledge of

  • Network and firewall infrastructure
  • Microsoft Security Technology (O365/Azure)
  • IT Security Risk management
  • Cloud Computing Security

Sheffield City Council offer a number of additional benefits including

  • Pension: The Local Government Pension Scheme forms a valuable part of your reward package.
  • Flexible Working
  • Generous Annual Leave entitlement with options to purchase additional annual leave
  • Additional Employee Benefits including Cycle Scheme and public transport discounts

All successful candidates are to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Check. 

We are committed to fairness and social justice and welcome applications from everyone. We value our diverse workforce and aim to work together to make the most of our differences. Under the Disability Confident Scheme, disabled applicants, who meet the essential criteria of this job, are guaranteed an interview.

We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates, disabled candidates as they are under-represented in this service.

Full-time employees work 37 hours for 52 weeks of the year and we offer a generous holiday entitlement. We are open to discussions about a wide range of flexible working opportunities, which benefit you and the Council. 

CV’s will be accepted or completed application forms.

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