Cloud Security Architect (GCP)

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Location:Greater London


Cloud Security Architect (GCP)

Big Bank Funding. FinTech Thinking.

Our technology teams in the UK work closely with HSBC’s global businesses to help design and build digital services that allow our millions of customers around the world, to bank quickly, simply and securely. We also run and manage our IT infrastructure, data centres and core banking systems that power the world’s leading international bank.

Our multi-disciplined teams include: DevOps engineers, IT architects, front and back end developers, infrastructure specialists, cyber experts, as well as project and programme managers.

We work in small, agile DevOps teams with colleagues around the world from our offices at the Bluefin Building in Southwark, our global headquarters in Canary Wharf, and multiple other locations around the UK including Sheffield, Leeds, Barnsley and Birmingham.

Following extensive investment across our Technology and Digital domains and with plans for continued expansion throughout 2020 and beyond, we are currently seeking an experienced Cloud Security Architect (GCP) to join HSBC Technology.

What you will be doing:
  • Identify, deliver, and document the required artifacts to enable movement of applications and data to the cloud securely. This includes understanding security requirements, cloud services and products awareness, solution architecture design and review, working with the cybersecurity organization to streamline governance.

  • Hands-on, directly interact with the engineering and application development teams and provide leadership to drive alignment on security requirements, influence decision makers, build relationships, and communicate strategy and architecture to the broader internal community. Be able to influence and work collaboratively to guide the developers, engineers and architects to deliver applications into the cloud securely and using reusable patterns.

  • Provide a detailed understanding of cloud security and cloud infrastructure services, threat landscape and attack scenarios, risks.

  • Possess significant breadth across other disciplines (e.g., enterprise security architecture, compute services, storage, large-scale networking, virtualization, data center, integration architecture (API), orchestration technologies (Kubernetes, Docker, open stack), systems resiliency, service support, Secure application development lifecycle management (DevSecOps), and service delivery).

  • Lead through influence, communicate effectively through clarity of thought and demonstrated understanding of business and technical requirements.

  • Be a strong technologist with pragmatic view and creative mind, and a natural collaborator with line of business security architects, cloud platform teams, engineers, developers, application owners, service providers, and senior management.

  • Work with the Enterprise cloud security architects to produce secure standards for cloud services/products that require approval for use and follow the necessary governance processes.