Head of DevOps Security

Head of Cloud and DevOps Security - £100,000 - £130,000 – Manchester

We’re partnered with a leading UK brand who is actively growing their Security practise and moving from an outsourced model to build their own Security capability internally in the business. This role will be based out of their offices in Manchester (3-4 days a week onsite) and this hire will play a critical role in bringing information security best practises to all DevOps activities across the business. The primary focus is to build a strong Cloud and DevOps Security capability whilst collaborating withal technical teams across the business.

The ideal candidate will come from a DevSecOps technical background whilst also have a strong strategic outlook. The Head of Dev Ops Security will be responsible for development of robust, secure systems and applications that support the business need while minimising information security risks through “secure-by-design” Dev Ops practices.

As the Head of Cloud and DevOps Security you will:

  • Configure and test operating systems, application software and system management tools
  • Cloud security best practice for design, development, monitoring, reporting and continuous improvement
  • Cloud security solution design
  • Building in configuring delivery environments supporting CICD tooling

Essential experience requirements for the Head of Cloud and DevOps Security:

  • Proven track record operating within a technical capacity developing DevSecOps services
  • Strong leadership skills with experience in leading and working collaboratively within multi-disciplined teams
  • Ability to juggle both technical and strategic responsibilities
  • An ability to manage and inspire diversely located team members to focus on common goals and timelines
  • Previous experience managing service providers / external vendors

To discuss this exciting opportunity in more detail, please APPLY NOW for a no obligation chat with your VIQU Consultant. Additionally, you can contact Danielle Keegan, by exploring the VIQU IT Recruitment website.

If you know someone who would be ideal for this role, by way of showing our appreciation, VIQU is offering an introduction fee up to £1,000 once your referral has successfully started work with our client (terms apply).

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