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Employment Type:  Full/Part Time
Employment Period:  Permanent
Salary:  from £54,000
Location: 

Flexible, GB

Career Area:  Data, Tech & IT

Security Architect

A career that will deliver change. Together, we’ll help Britain achieve net zero.


Location: Flexible - Mainly remote with some travel to an office (Gloucester)
Salary: From £54,960 +  Excellent Benefits    
Permanent/Fixed Term: Permanent 
Full Time/Part Time: Full Time
Closing date: 03/08/21

The Opportunity


As the UK’s largest generator of low-carbon electricity, it's vital our Enterprise Information Security Infrastructure is at the top of its game. We are looking for a Security Architect to help protect our systems and the UK's Critical National Infrastructure by working with the business to ensure security requirements are addressed throughout the system lifecycle.

Help us on our mission to help Britain achieve net zero through low-carbon electricity, electric vehicles and other innovative technologies by managing the security of EDF's estate of over three million smart meters and associated infrastructure and the security of EDF's large-scale migration of IT systems from on-premise data centres to cloud.

Our teams are set up to work flexibly, therefore you don’t have to live in Gloucester. As long as you are in a position to travel to the office when required to collaborate with your team and stakeholders you can be based anywhere in the UK. We provide a full suite of IT equipment to ensure that our employees can work from home comfortably and effectively.

The Role & Skills


You will join a team of Security Architects in developing and integrating security designs for our systems and networks, working to ensure that acquired or developed systems and architecture are consistent with the organisation's cybersecurity guidelines. 

We need you to be comfortable communicating with both IT and business facing colleagues to enable clear translation of technical requirements and planning. 

If you have experience evaluating and identifying gaps in in security architecture, security architecture qualifications and knowledge of cloud security architecture (ideally AWS and/or Azure certified) we'd love to speak to you. 

This role will require SC Clearance and there is a full JD available should you wish to see it. 

Competitive Salary & Benefits


At EDF we’re dedicated to offering flexible benefits that support our people across all aspects of their lives. We’re delighted to offer a range of benefits to support our employees’ physical, emotional and financial wellbeing. 

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a market-leading company pension scheme, paid holidays and a range of flexible benefits, such as: a company incentive bonus plan, health cover, cycle to work scheme, gym membership, discounts and employee pricing.

Please let us know if you’d like to discuss flexible working arrangements by highlighting this on your application. 


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