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 Senior Enterprise Security Architect

Madrid | working from home up to 60% | Reference 5637



As a member of the enterprise architecture team, you will define Group-wide architectures and contribute to interdisciplinary projects and topics. You will lead and drive initiatives within EA and group wide to ensure SIX integrates new and modern architectures and innovate technologies securely in public clouds or on-premises. You will have a strong background in Security Architecture on enterprise level, covering topics such as network security, IAM, cyber-attacks and much more. You will collaborate closely with domain and solution architects and other stakeholders.



What You Will Do              

  • define Group-wide architectures, standards, and concepts primarily in the security domain
  • leader in the security architecture disciplines, including functional lead of solution and domain architects in these areas. You will assure technologies and cloud services are used securely with adequate risk measures balancing Business and Security needs
  • collaboration with management, fellow architects and stakeholders of other domains and disciplines
  • strategic planning and alignment, goal setting, analysing and modelling of complex environments 
  • review of solution and domain architectures, internal directives, and regulations
  • contribution to complex and strategic projects including hands-on, with broad scope and huge impact on the organization

What You Bring

  • master's or PhD degree in IT domain (Computer Science, Software Engineering, …) with a broad knowledge of IT domains and roles and relevant Security certifications, e.g. CISSP, CCSP or equivalent are a plus    
  • at least six years working experience as a security architect, preferably as an enterprise security architect. Work experience in the financial sector is a plus
  • solid understanding of underlying technical aspects, deep knowledge of security frameworks (e.g. ISO/IEC27000 family, NIST, CSA CCM, CIS), and security standards (e.g. PCI-DSS, SWIFT CSP/PSP) 
  • ability to gain insight on entire security landscape, able to provide security expertise on complex and heterogeneous topics in all security domains
  • self-driving character, eager to continuously learn, dive into new topics and methodologies, strong communication skills and ability to align with various stakeholders
  • excellent technical and analytical skills; Strong written and verbal communication skills in English at a business and technical level, German and Spanish are a plus

If you have any questions, please call German Lopez Arranz at +34 91 709 5771.


For this vacancy we only accept direct applications in English.


Diversity is important to us. Therefore, we are looking to receiving applications regardless of any personal background. 

What We Offer

Flexible Work Models
We trust our employees and offer a work environment that is well-balanced, productive and fosters success. 

Personal Development
You will benefit from a culture of continuous learning and feedback. Your personal growth is supported through an extensive learning offering.

Agile Working Methods 
Whether through scrum or design thinking,
we solve exciting tasks together in teams.