Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • London


Working with M&G Prudential as a Enterprise Security Architect means becoming part of a brand with a global reputation and an exciting vision: to be the most loved and most successful saving & investments business.

The forthcoming planned de-merger of M&G Prudential from the Prudential Group PLC provides a terrific opportunity to create a truly international and integrated savings and investments firm. A firm built on a rich and long history and with a commitment to an innovative future centred on the needs of customers and clients. There is a genuine opportunity to drive competitive advantage with value creation through the formation of this new organisation.

If you’re inspired to join us, and have the necessary qualities, then this could be the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

The Role:

We are currently undertaking a cyber security transformation programme designed to further enhance the security capabilities within M&GPrudential. As an Enterprise Security Architect you will be a key influencer for this programme as well as supporting the wider business change portfolio. We need leaders who are technical security experts and are confident dealing with a range of stakeholders from the business, to IT, and strategic partners

Key Responsibilities:

Ensuring that the security implications of M&GPrudential’s ambitious and business strategy are properly assessed and effectively implemented.

Providing security input into technology strategies and roadmaps.

Acting as a subject matter expert in security, able to constructively challenge internal and external solution proposals when required.

Driving adoption of security best-practice across IT and the business.

Governing solution designs to ensure they align with or enhance the security architecture.

Defining and implementing common architectural frameworks, standards, patterns and practices.

Working closely with other stakeholder to define, maintain and communicate the security elements of our Enterprise Architecture.

Expert knowledge of fundamental security concepts, the threat landscape and security best practices

Strong security analysis skills, with the ability to recommend pragmatic security solutions that address threats while delivering business requirements;

Previous experience of enterprise security architecture and security solution design on complex projects.

Extensive experience of working in a business facing Information Security role, ideally within a regulated environment.

Significant experience of working on IT change projects with a good working understanding of a broad range of technologies, including application, database, infrastructure and cloud.

Experience of defining and maintaining security architecture and strategy artefacts and roadmaps.

Strong communication skills with the ability to describe technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.

Extensive experience in articulating complex requirements as easy to understand security designs.

Ability to network with external bodies and individuals in the security field.

Ability to work alone or as part of a team, whilst working on multiple items at the same time.

Good knowledge of governing security in both Agile and ITSM (e.g. Scaled Agile Framework/ ITIL)

Experience of large enterprise environments including strategic and architectural integration of new digital services with legacy systems (e.g. Mainframe).

You will have:

Certified Information Security Professional (CISSP)

SABSA Chartered Practitioner (SCP)

The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)

Certificate Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK)

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

You will be able to:

You can tackle complexity and make things simple for customers and those around you.

You’re commercially savvy, you think competitively and you’ll seize a good opportunity whether big or small.

You love to innovate, exploring what matters to customers and creating solutions that make a positive difference.

You’re a team player who can help everyone pull together to achieve shared goals.

You’re willing to take responsibility, creating better outcomes by stepping forward, using your judgement and making things happen.

You thrive on a challenge, working with intellectual rigour at pace to achieve the highest standards of execution under all conditions.

People who work at M&G Prudential agree that ours is a great place to work with a brilliant team spirit. It’s also an innovative, high-performing, commercial environment that’s totally focused on customers. As an M&G Prudential colleague you’ll get all the support you’d expect, including full training and professional development. You’ll receive a competitive salary and reward package. And in a fast-changing world, you’ll join an organisation that’s leading the way in helping customers achieve their long-term financial goals.

M&G Prudential is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Our role as an employer is very simple – to provide the right environment for talented people to do their best work, by respecting, understanding and valuing individual differences.

We welcome applications from individuals who have taken an extended career break, and we are willing to consider flexible working arrangements for all of our roles.

Recruiter: Joseph Scott

Location: London, Reading or Stirling


Job Posting-26-Mar-2019, 5:32:36 PM

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