We need :
Nationwide employs a mix of bespoke-developed and commercial off the shelf solutions to deliver its core systems’ capability, but the landscape has evolved organically, and needs to be simplified and standardised to support business growth and service efficiency, and to reduce technical debt.
With the recently announced £4.1bn investment in IT and change over five years, we are moving at pace to consolidate and transform our IT estate, introduce cloud solutions, and simplify our infrastructure topology to a set of best-of-breed, industry leading strategic capabilities, to realise the benefits of a simplified and reusable IT estate.
In adopting industry standards and best practices, this will increase product launch agility, operational resilience and provide rich configurable functionality and services, to enable our member propositions.
Enterprise Security Architecture is at the core of Nationwide’s existence. We are engaged with the business domain leaders in redefining and maturing the enterprise security architecture vision for our commercial proposition, products and customer engagement to embrace 21st century challenges and opportunities of digital technologies, shifting demographics and changing threat landscape.
The right individual will be able to make a real difference to the enterprise security architecture strategy, technology strategy and roadmap for this key enterprise architecture domain.
Who we're looking for
We need someone with the ability to influence, communicate, and lead the development of the vision, roadmaps and transition states, and to provide assurance of our architecture in this domain.
As a minimum requirement :
You will have experience in enterprise security architecture and technology in a Tier 1 financial services organisation, including one or more of the following :
Other essential experience alongside product domains :
It would be nice if you also had :
Experience designing and architecting security solutions, frameworks, automation and orchestration to secure Cloud Infrastructure and Applications.
Experience designing encryption solutions such as PKI and encryption at rest technologies such as HSM.
Experience in Application Security, with exposure to OWASP, and Secure SDLC processes.
Experience offering architectural advice and thought leadership on how to secure workloads chosen cloud platform.
What you'll be doing
You will be working in a multi-disciplinary high-performance team, developing the vision, roadmaps and transition states to move from the current to the target architecture for enterprise architecture domains supporting and delivering Nationwide’s business products.
You will be engaging with a wide variety of stakeholders, vendors and partners, in addition to key programmes and projects to provide oversight, direction and expertise, and to maintain alignment with the target architecture.